FAQ

When is the 9th European Conference on Tourette Syndrome and Tic Disorders?

Where is the 9th European Conference on Tourette Syndrome and Tic Disorders being held?

Who should attend the 9th European Conference on Tourette Syndrome and Tic Disorders?

When will the registration open?

How much will it cost to register?

Where can I stay while in Warsaw, Poland?

How do I get to the Medical University of Warsaw?

Are you accepting abstracts?

Are you offering continuing education credits?

When will the programme be posted?

Who runs the 9th European Conference on Tourette Syndrome and Tic Disorders?

How can I become a sponsor/an exhibitor?

What is the official language of the 9th European Conference on Tourette Syndrome and Tic Disorders?

What is the currency of Poland?

What is the time zone of Poland?

What electric plugs are used in Poland?

How to call Poland (cell phone)?

Do I need a visa to enter Poland?

What is the climate in Poland?

What is there to see in Warsaw?

 


Q. When is the 9th European Conference on Tourette Syndrome and Tic Disorders?

A. The 9th European Conference on Tourette Syndrome and Tic Disorders will be held from Wednesday, June 8th till Saturday, June 11th, 2016.


Q. Where is the 9th European Conference on Tourette Syndrome and Tic Disorders being held?

A. It is being held in Warsaw, Poland at the Medical University of Warsaw, Didactic Center building, 2a Ks. Trojdena Street, 02-109 Warsaw.


Q. Who should attend the 9th European Conference on Tourette Syndrome and Tic Disorders?

A.

  • Basic scientists
  • Physicians (general medicine)
  • Pediatricians
  • Family practicioners
  • Neurologists
  • Psychiatrists
  • Internists
  • Psychologists
  • Clinical investigators
  • Mental health therapists

Q. When will the registration open?

A. Early bird registration will begin late December, 2015. Regular registration will begin on February 29, 2016.


Q. How much will it cost to register?

A. Registration categories & fees can be found here.


Q. Where can I stay while in Warsaw, Poland?

A. Click here for hotel options.


Q. How do I get to the Medical University of Warsaw?

A. Directions and more information can be found here.


Q. Are you accepting abstracts?

A. Abstracts reporting research in all areas of the Tourette syndrome, other tic disorders and co-morbidities are welcome.

Main subjects: genetics, neurophysiology and imaging, comorbidities, pharmacological and other biological therapies, psychotherapy.

Submission Dates: late December 2015 – 10th April 2016.


Q: Are you offering continuing education credits?

Yes, continuing education credits will be offered. Click here for details.


Q. When will the program be posted?

A. The preliminary program can be found here.


Q. Who runs the 9th European Conference on Tourette Syndrome and Tic Disorders?

A. The 9th European Conference on Tourette Syndrome and Tic Disorders is hosted by the European Society for the Study of Tourette Syndrome (ESSTS), Medical University of Warsaw (WUM) and Tourette Syndrome Association of Poland.


Q. How can I become a sponsor/an exhibitor?

A. To become a sponsor please contact the Tourette Conference Team via this e-mail: info@ts-warsaw.org


Q. What is the official language of the 9th European Conference on Tourette Syndrome and Tic Disorders?

A. The official language of The 9th European Conference on Tourette Syndrome and Tic Disorders is English.


Q. What is the currency of Poland?

A. The złoty (PLN) is Polish currency. 1 zloty (PLN) = 100 groszy (current exchange rates: www.nbp.pl)


Q. What is the time zone of Poland?

A. Time zone: Poland belongs to the Central European time zone (GMT + 1 hour / UTC + 1 hour).


Q. What electric plugs are used in Poland?

A. In Poland the standard voltage is 230 V. The standard frequency is 50 Hz. The power sockets that are used are of type E (continental sockets).


Q. How to call Poland (cell phone)?

A. You need to dial a countrycode: 0048/ +48 and the cell phone numer.


Q. Do I need a visa to enter Poland?

A. A Visa is NOT required for the residents of the following countries:

Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Bolivia, Brazil, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Costa Rica, Croatia, El Salvador, European Union, Guatemala, Honduras, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Israel, Japan, Liechtenstein, Macao, Malaysia, Mexico, Monaco, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Norway, Panama, Paraguay, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, United States of America, Uruguay, Vatican, Venezuela.

Citizens of all other countries must obtain a visa in order to enter and stay in Poland legally. Please consult your local Polish consulate.


Q. What is the climate in Poland?

A. The Polish climate is moderate continental, with relatively cold winters (from December to March) and hot summers which extend from June to August. January temperatures average -1°C (30°F) to -5°C (23°F). June, July and August average temperatures range from 16.5°C (62°F) to 19°C (65°F), though on some days the temperature can reach even 35°C (95°F).


Q. What is there to see in Warsaw?

A. Recommended places to visit can be found here.

 

If you still cannot find your answer, please contact info@ts-warsaw.org. More information regarding the Tourette Conference will be posted on this site as we get closer to the date.