The use of ultrasound in:

  • cerebrovascular diseases
  • neurodegenerative diseases
  • demyelinating diseases
  • neurosurgery

An exhibition of pharmaceutical and medical technology companies will be held during the workshop.


Date: June 23–24, 2011
Workshop opening scheduled for June 23 at 9.00 a.m., end of the meeting on June 24, 2011 in the afternoon.

Workshop venue:

Center of Arts of Palacký University, Olomouc, Czech Republic

Workshop languages: Czech, Slovak, English

Submission instructions:

Each presenter is allowed a 10-minute presentation.
Size of posters: 90 cm (width) x 120 cm (height).
Data projection, CDs, DVDs, flash disks (Power Point for PC format) are accepted.
(Slides, overhead projection and VHS are not accepted.)
Deadline for abstract submission: May 15, 2011


  • Abstract has to be factual.
  • Please avoid vague general statements, e.g., ”…we will discuss…“ etc.
  • General reviews not containing own results will not be accepted with the exception of invited lectures.
  • Each abstract may be submitted in the Czech, Slovak or English language and it has to be presented in the same language. No translations of the presentations during the workshop will be available. Abstracts will be published in the submitted language.
  • Use the MS Word, Times New Roman 11-point font.
  • The text should be typed single-spaced, with left margin justified.
  • The following abstract structure should be used: Introduction – Methods (or Patients and Methods) – Results – Conclusion (for case reports: Introduction – Case Report – Conclusion).
  • Maximum extent of the abstract is 2500 characters including spaces.
  • Please, type the abstract title in bold letters.
  • Names of the authors: Surname and initial of the first name (for example: Bond J)
  • Affiliation: please present all affiliations including medical school in all authors using the upper index numerals.
  • Example:
    Abstract title
    Bond J1, Smith A2
    1Department of Neurology, Palacký University Medical School and University Hospital Olomouc
    2Department of Radiology, Palacký University Medical School and University Hospital Olomouc
  • Standard abbreviations may be used.
  • Please check the language of the texts – the abstracts will be published without grammar or factual corrections, as submitted.

Each author has to be registered for the workshop. Please fill in the application form. Please, send the abstracts as an attached file to the e-mail address neurosono2011(at) not later than by May 15, 2011.

Please select one of the subject areas and the preferred form of the presentation – oral presentation or poster.
Abstracts submitted to the poster section will be accepted only to this section.
Abstracts submitted to the oral presentations section will be accepted either as an oral presentation or as a poster.

All submissions will be peer-reviewed and the Scientific committee reserves the right to perform appropriate changes.

In the case of abstract acceptation, the author agrees to participate at the workshop and to present his/her lecture in the section and time which will be defined by the Program committee.
Information will be sent to the presenting author to the email address stated in his/her application form until May 25, 2011. Accepted abstracts will be published in the journal Česká a slovenská neurologie a neurochirurgie (Czech and Slovak Neurology and Neurosurgery).


Application form (*rtf) may be sent by e-mail, by mail or by fax not later than by

May 15, 2011.

Registration fee incl. VAT 20%

Payment before May 15, 2011

Payment after May 16, 2011


500 CZK

750 CZK


200 CZK

300 CZK

Active participant aged under 35



Registration fee (incl. VAT 20%) includes workshop materials, participation in the scientific program and exhibition of the pharmaceuticals companies, participation at the evening party and certificate of the Czech Medical Association.

Registration fees should be paid by bank transfer to Komerční banka, a.s.,
Tř. Svobody 1035/14, CZ-779 00, Czech Republic.
Account number:
19-1096330227/0100 code: 99902119
IBAN: CZ0901000000191096330227
Name of account holder: Univerzita Palackého v Olomouci

Please note, that any bank charges are at the sender‘s expense. Payment should be made by May 15, 2011; after this date please make the payment of the conference fee in cash (we accept only Czech crowns) at the workshop registration desk.
Please mail / fax a copy of your bank transfer order or photocopy of your bank transfer together with your registration form as a proof of payment.


Please book the type of room, which you prefer (incl. alternative choice) in the registration form. The Conference Center will send a written confirmation of your accommodation.
The organizers cannot guarantee accommodation for participants not registered before the deadline May 15, 2011. Priority will be given to the participants with earlier registration. Each participant must pay his/her room charge and supplemental expenses (phone, minibar, etc.) at the hotel desk at check out. Most major credit cards (e. g. VISA and Eurocard-Mastercard) are accepted for payment in the hotels. Please note, that 100% charge will be applied in the case of unused accommodation.

Cancellation and refund of registration fees

In case of cancellation, please contact the Conference Center, Palacký University, Olomouc. The cancellation deadline for full registration fee refund is May 31, 2011. No refunds will apply in the case of cancellation after this deadline. All approved refunds will be issued after the workshop.

Social program:

June 23, 2011 Evening party – Center of Arts of Palacký University Olomouc

Important deadlines:



May 15, 2011

Abstract submission:


May 15, 2011

Conference fees:


May 15, 2011

Information about abstract acceptance:


May 25, 2011

Confirmation of the registration and accommodation:


June 10, 2011

Contact addresses:

Workshop scientific secretary

Doc. MUDr. David Školoudík, Ph.D., FESO
Department of Neurology
University Hospital
I. P. Pavlova 6
CZ-775 20 Olomouc
Czech Republic
E-mail: neurosono2011(at)

Organizing affairs

Jitka Hýbnerová
Conference Center
Palacký University
Biskupské nám. 1
CZ-771 11 Olomouc
Czech Republic
Tel.: +420-585 631 125
Fax: +420-585 222 802
E-mail: jitka.hybnerova(at)

This workshop is organized by the Conference Service, Palacký University Olomouc, Czech Republic.