Annual Meeting


Registration is Now Open for the NCS 16th Annual Meeting

The Neurocritical Care Society’s 16th Annual Meeting, themed “Neurocritical Care Without Borders,” is dedicated to the spirit of defining neurocritical care around the world.

As our Society and the neurocritical care field have grown and expanded, this year’s Annual Meeting celebrates the spirit of the impact and possibilities of our reach as neurocritical care professionals. It also allows us to reflect on NCS’ international presence, showcasing the global achievements of our colleagues in neurocritical care.

Important Dates

Registration Opens: Tuesday, April 17
Abstract Submissions Open: Tuesday, April 17
Travel Grant Application Deadline: Friday, May 4
Abstract Submission Deadline: Tuesday, May 15
Early Bird Registration Deadline: Friday, August 17
Hotel Reservation Deadline: Friday, August 17 (or until rooms sell out, whichever occurs first)

Travel Grant

This program is made possible through the generous support of the Integra Foundation.

The purpose of the Travel Grant Award is to provide financial assistance to members of NCS who would have otherwise not have attended the meeting, particularly first-time attendees, including all professions and disciplines. The travel grant is need-based and does not require an abstract submission. However, applicants are strongly encouraged to submit an abstract to the meeting. 

Twenty (20) $1,000 grants will be awarded to eligible NCS members through an application process. The travel grant can be used for Annual Meeting registration, workshop registration, and/or travel expenses. Awardees must register for and attend the 16th Annual Meeting.

  1. Open to all neuroscience critical care nurses, advanced practice nurses, pharmacists, and resident/fellow physicians (MD, DO, RN, PhD, PharmD, mid-level practitioners, fellows, residents).
  2. The applicant must be a current member of NCS.
  3. The applicant must be currently working in neuroscience/critical care.
To Apply:
  1. Fill out the online application.
  2. Send an email to Include the following attachments:
    1. CV
    2. A letter from a supervisor explaining your financial need. 
Completed applications, CVs and letters of financial need must be received by May 4, 2018. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Satellite Meetings

iCSD 2018


Collaboration with the American Society of Neuroimaging (ASN)

The ASN is proud to offer their Neurosonology Certification Exam during the 16th Annual Meeting. The exam will be held on Friday, September 28 from 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Florida Atlantic University Testing Center. Download the flyer for more information.