British Neuropathological Society


Welcome to the British Neuropathological Society website. The BNS celebrates its 68th anniversary in 2018 and continues to provide a friendly and active forum for both clinical and experimental neuropathology.Our membership is not geographically restricted and we welcome members from all continents. Through our regular meetings, the Journal, and educational activities we are bringing people together to understand diseases of the nervous system.

Website Update

The BNS has had a review of its IT needs and later in 2018 is moving to use of a commercial platform for its website  and related support for members. This website is not being updated during the transition period.

For those with a nostalgic leaning, have a look at the Internet Archive for how things started

Scientific Meeting

The next Annual Scientific Meeting of the Society which takes place in London 6th-8th March 2019.

The venue is Mary Ward House Conference and Exhibition Centre, 5-7 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9SNT

The meeting will begin with a symposium on Wednesday 6th March 2019 on “Developmental Neuropathology” and the main meeting will follow on 7th-8th March 2019.

Abstract submission is now open. The deadline for submission of abstracts is 30th November 2018. Please use this link to submit abstracts. Any queries regarding abstract submission should be sent to

Registration is now open. Please use the this link to register for the conference: