General Information


The Scientific Programme of the 22nd Annual Meeting of the Swiss Stroke Society is accredited with 7 credits by the Swiss Neurological Society, with 7.5 credits by the Swiss Society of Neurosurgery and with 4 credits by the Swiss Society of Clinical Neurophysiology.


Congress Venue

The 22nd Annual Meeting, the 9th Swiss Stroke Trialists’ Meeting & 2nd Interprofessional Stroke Symposium for Nursing and Therapy carried out by the Swiss Stroke Nursing Network will take place at the University Hospital Zurich.


Industrial exhibition

The industrial exhibition is located in immediate vicinity to congress activities such as lecture hall and catering area. Companies are given ample opportunity to display their latest products, services and technical innovations. Please contact industry[at] for further information.



The congress organisers cannot accept liability for personal injuries sustained, or for loss or damage of property belonging to conference participants, either during, or as a result of the meeting. Please check the validity of your own insurance.



The congress language is English. Presentations and posters have to be done in English. Simultaneous translation will not be provided.


Swiss Stroke Society Dinner

The 22nd Annual Meeting of the Swiss Stroke Society is delighted to invite you to the official Swiss Stroke Society Dinner on Tuesday, 15 January 2019 at 19.15.

The dinner will take place at the Haus zum Rüden (Limmatquai 42, 8001 Zurich). Join this exciting evening and use the opportunity to network with friends and colleagues.

Participation in the Swiss Stroke Society Dinner requires registration (Regular delegates CHF 80.00). There are only a limited number of tickets available.

Transport in Zurich

The Zurich University Hospital is easily accessible by tram. From train station Zurich take tram lines 6 to Platten (entrance at Gloriastrasse 29). Please find here the map of the Zurich University Hospital including the corresponding entrance.