General Information

Credit Points for Medical Training

As in the past the BNF2014 applied for accreditation by the "Landesärztekammer Brandenburg" as medical training. Participants will obtain a total of 12 credit points for the entire period of the meeting in 2012.

Poster Format

The poster format is 120 cm (h) x 100 cm (w).

The Congress Hotel

The meeting will be held at the Congress Hotel "Hotel Preußischer Hof Liebenwalde" in Liebenwalde. Liebenwalde is approx. 40 km north of Berlin in the Mark Brandenburg in a natural reservation called "Schorfheide". In former times this was the hunting area of the Prussian kings. The Hotel offers the comfort of a four stars hotel, but also keeps the rural charme of a Prussian manor. Until the end of the 19th century it served as a depot for remounts for the Prussian army.

Congress Hotel "Hotel Preußischer Hof Liebenwalde"
Bischofswerder Weg 12
16559 Liebenwalde
Phone: (03 30 54) 87- 0
Fax: (03 30 54) 87- 187

Important Deadlines

March 24, 2014: Abstract submission and Early registration
Until June 2, 2014: Late registration as non-presenting scientist

Travel Information

Liebenwalde is approx. 40 km north of Berlin. Public transportation to the Hotel "Hotel Preußischer Hof" is unfortunately not very convenient. Therefore we will organize shuttle busses to the Congress Hotel. Please indicate on the Registration form if you intend to make use of this offer. The price for this shuttle is Euro 5,-- (one way).

We will also take care of your departure. On Friday afternoon a shuttle bus will bring you back to Berlin. On its way the bus will stop at any  S-Bahn Station upon request for those who want to continue into other directions. The price for this shuttle is also Euro 5,--. Please indicate on the registration form if you intend to use the return shuttle bus. If you need to leave earlier or later, we will help arranging for your departure.

By car you can reach Liebenwalde via route L21. Leave Highway 10 (Berliner Ring North) at exit "Mühlenbeck" and continue north direction "Zehdenick" (approx. 21 km) on route 273.

You can also drive on Highway 11 till exit Finowfurt and then take route 167.

Rooms and Meals

The rooms will be booked individually on your name. The registration fee includes a single or double room, lunch, coffee break and dinner on Thursday  and breakfast, coffee break and lunch on Friday.


The official meeting language is English.

Preliminary Schedule

Registration Thursday, June 12,2014 11.00 - 14.00
Office Hours Thursday, June 12, 2014 12.00 - 19.30
Friday, June 13, 2014 08.00 - 18.00
Office Phone Onsite 0151 172 197 92  
Duration of Oral
Invited Speakers 45 min (talk)
15 min (disc.)
Welcome to Berlin Presentations 20 min. (talk)
10 min. (disc.)
Young Investigator Presentations 10 min (talk)
5 min (disc.)

Program Committee

Ingolf Blasig, Marian Brackmann, Michael Brecht, Gabriel Curio, Ulrich Dirnagl, Volker Haucke, Hauke Heekeren, Uwe Heinemann, Frank Heppner, Isabella Heuser, Helmut Kettenmann (Chair), Ursula Koch, Gary Lewin, Hans-Joachim Pflüger, Christian Rosenmund, Benedikt Salmen, Dietmar Schmitz, Christoph Stein, Birgit Stürmer, Arno Villringer

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