Chronology

NURSING SECTION OF NEUROLOGY 1997th – 2004
- organized and held six conferences;
- large number of seminars and training;
- published six collections of essays;
- organized several visits and exchange of experiences with similar clinics in the European Union: Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Austria;
- active participation at International Nursing Congress in Channel Islands and in Australia;
- during the study visits to established technical cooperation with nurses from countries that were visited, as evidenced by their return visit and actively participate in meetings of the Section and later the Association.

CROATIAN NURSING ASSOCIATION IN NEUROLOGY 2004th – 2012
- organized and held 5 Congresses, a symposium, a technical conference, teaching courses I (“Neurorehabilitation") and III. Category („Health care of patients with skin diseases“, „Professionalization of Nursing“, „Nursing meets the European Union“, „Improvement of the quality of care of neurological patients“);
- attended professional courses in the affiliated Neurological Congress in Canada, America, Belgium, Slovenia, Spain, Serbia;
- organized study tours to Ireland and Italy;
- become a member of the European and the World Organization of nurses in neuroscience;
- actively participated and contributed to the development of the project "Neuroblend".

 

1997
March
27th Third 1997th of maintaining the neurological Medical Congress held a meeting of initiative - 24 neurological site from all over Croatia adopted a decision establishing the neurological Sections
May
Founding Assembly, Zagreb - attended by 110 nurses
May
Around table entitled "Disposal of patients with stroke“
October
42 nurses visiting neurology clinic in Prague, Czech Republic
November
1st Symposium of Neurological Section, Opatija, Croatia
1998
May
98 nurses from different Croatian neurological departments visit the University Hospital in Prague, Czech Republic
November
2nd Symposium of Neurological Section, Bizovačke toplice, Croatia
1999
April
2 nurses from the Clinical Hospital Rijeka visit a Hospital in Prague, Czech Republic
May
Study visit to a Hospital in Munich, Germany
November
3rd Symposium of Neurological Section, Split, Croatia
2000
March
Active participation at the 3rd Regional Conference of Commonwealth, Guernsey, Channel Islands
May
7-days study visit of colleagues from Prague to the Neurological Clinique „Sestre milosrdnice“, Zagreb, Croatia
June
Study visit to the Neurological Clinique in Budapest, Hungary
August
Participation at international conference in Melbourne, Australia
November
4th Symposium of Neurological Section, Pula, Croatia
2001
April
Study visit to the Neurological Clinique in Vienna, Austria
november
5th Symposium of Neurological Section, Zagreb, Croatia
2003
November
6th Symposium of Neurological Section, Zadar, Croatia
Members of Association active in founding the Croatian Nursing Council, Nursing Regulation Authority
2004
November
Founding of the Croatian Nursing Association in Neurology
2005
April
Seminar „Communication skills“, Zagreb
May
Study visit to the Neurological Clinique in Bologna and Padova, Italy
Participation at the Conference of European Council of Nursing Regulators (FEPI), Madrid, Spain
June
1- day course ”Health care of patients with damaged skin“, Zagreb
November
1st Croatian Symposium of Nursing in Neurology, with internation participation, Varaždinske Toplice, Croatia
2006
April
1-day seminar „Professionalization in Nursing“, Zagreb, Croatia
June
Study visit to the Beaumont Hospital in Dublin, Ireland
November
1st Congress of Nursing in Neurology, with international participation, Zagreb
2007
February
1-day seminar „Nursing towards the European Union“, Zagreb, Croatia
May
 
Accession to the European Federation of Neuroscience Nurses, (EANN), Reykjavik, Island
Participation in the project „Neuroblend“
2008
April
2nd Congress of Nursing in Neurology, with international participation, Šibenik, Croatia
May
Accession to the World Federation of Neuroscience Nurses, (WFNN), Toronto, Canada
September
Participation at the 1st Symposium of Nursing in Neurology of Serbia, Kragujevac, Serbia
2009
April
Participation at the World Federation of Neuroscience Nurses meeting, Toronto, Canada
3rd Congress of Nursing in Neurology, with international participation, Opatija, Croatia
May
meeting of the European Federation of Neuroscience Nurses, (EANN) Presidency, Opatija
October
3-days course „Neurorehabilitation“, Zagreb
1-day seminar „Improving of health care quality of patients with neurological disorders“
Participation at Neurological congress in Belgrade, Serbia
2010
April
Participation at the Congress of American Association of Neuroscience Nurses, Kansas City, USA
October
Participation at Neurological congress in Belgrade, Serbia
November
4th Congress of Nursing in Neurology, with international participation, Opatija, Croatia 
“Perspectives of Nursing practice in Neuroscience“
2011
April
Active participation at the Neurological Congress „Nurse in Neurology – yesterday, today, tomorrow“, Ljubljana, Slovenia
May
Active participation at the 9th Congress of European Federation of Neuroscience Nurses, (EANN), Blankenberge, Belgium, with the presentation "The indicators of quality in continuing professional education of nurses and impact on nursing process in taking care of neurological patients in Croatia”
Participation at the 1st Congress of Nursing in Neurology of Croatia, Opatija
Participation at Neurological congress in Kopaonik, Serbia
June
active participation at the 51st International Neuropsychiatric Pula Congress, (INPC), with presentation "Role of nurse in health care of patients with Multiple Sclerosis“, Pula, Croatia
Founding of the Alps-Danube-Adriatic Association
September
Conference with international participation ”Future of modern nursing in Neuroscience“ Opatija, Croatia
November
Active participation in campaign ”Let's prevent stroke“, organised by the Association for stroke prevention
2012 September 5th Congress of Nursing in Neurology, with international participation, Opatija, Croatia 
“Neuroscience – challanges for nursing in the next decade“
2013
June
Co-organizer of the first Croatian Neuro- immunology Congress
September
Active participation at the 11th WFNN Congress, Gifu, Japan
Confirmed organization of the
12th WFNN Congress 2017 in Opatija, Croatia
2nd Symposium "The expansion of scientific knowledge in the management of neurological patients"
2014 May
Co-organizer of the 7th Congress of Croatian Society for Neurovascular Disorders
September
6th Congress "Neurological disorders-global burden”
1st Conference Alps-Danube-Adriatic
2015
March
II. category course titled "Research in the management of neurological patients"
May
Co-organizer of the 2nd Croatian Neuro-immunology Congress 
October
7th Congress "Research in neuroscience"
2nd Conference Alps-Danube-Adriatic
2016
April
II. category course titled
"The research process and research reports design”
May
EANN Board meeting
Co-organizer of the 8th Congress of Croatian Society for Neurovascular Disorders
June
The meeting of the Initiative Committee of 12th WFNN Congress 2017
September
8th Congress "Neuroscience: wisdom-excellence-action"
3rd Conference Alps-Danube-Adriatic