ISHN Monthly Zoom Meeting

In December 16th, 2020 we started a monthly Zoom meeting with one presentation, followed by Q & A.

ISHN-members will receive invitations via the ISHN listserv. Guests are welcome with an introduction of an ISHN member (and sending a message to

Persons who missed the presentation and would like to see it may send an email to to receive the recording.


Information on past seminars can be found here ISHN

Recent seminars:

Oct 18th 2023: Jan van Gijn: Hurdles in the history of stroke

Nov 15th 2023: Florian Schmaltz: Scientology, the Max Planck Society and the Legacies of Brain Research on Nazi “Euthanasia” Victims

Dec  20th 2023: Axel Hüntelmann, Uwe Kaminsky, Philipp Rauh, and Max Buschmann: Specimens from victims of Nazi ‘euthanasia’: The role of the Kaiser Wilhelm-/Max Planck-Institutes for Brain Research and of Psychiatry

Jan 17th 2024: Céline Cherici: Vincenzo Malacarne (1744-1816): A cerebellar localization of the faculties, between materialist imagination and clinical observations

Feb 21st 2024: Ian Bone: The advent of epilepsy directed neurosurgery: The early pioneers and who was first

Future seminars:

March 20th 2024: Cate Storey: Royle’s sympathectomy for spastic paralysis: Sorry saga or scientific awakening?

April 17th 2024: Bart Lutters: A Disputed Hegemony: Negotiating Neurosurgical Patient Care in the Netherlands, 1930–1952

May 15th 2024: Alison Christy: Black Pioneers of Neurology in the United States