General Information


The Scientific Programme of the 23rd Annual Meeting of the Swiss Stroke Society is accredited with 7 credits by the Swiss Neurological Society, with 8 credits by the Swiss Society of Neurosurgery and with 7 credits by the Swiss Society of Clinical Neurophysiology.

Congress Venue

The 23rd Annual Meeting, the 10th Swiss Stroke Trialists’ Meeting & 3rd Symposium of the Swiss Stroke Nursing Network will take place at the Cantonal Hospital St. Gallen, Rorschacher Strasse 95, 9007 St. Gallen.

23rd Annual Meeting of the Swiss Stroke Society - Zentraler Hörsaal (Haus 21)

3rd Interprofessional Stroke Symposium for Nursing and Therapy - Zentraler Hörsaal (Haus 21) & Hörsaal (Haus 6)

10th Swiss Stroke Stroke Trialists' Meeting - Hörsaal (Haus 4)

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.

SHG Prices / "SHG Förderpreis"

More information about prices will follow soon.

Swiss Stroke Society Dinner

The 23rd Annual Meeting of the Swiss Stroke Society is delighted to invite you to the official Swiss Stroke Society Dinner on Thursday, 9 January 2020 at 19.15. The dinner will take place at the Gaststube zum Schlössli AG (Zeughausgasse 17, 9000 St. Gallen).

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 90.00). There are only a limited number of tickets available.

Transport in St. Gallen

The Cantonal Hospital is easily accessible by tram. From the train station St. Gallen you may take bus line 1 (to Staphanshorn), 2 (to Guggeien), 7 or 8 (to Neudorf/Rorschacher Strasse) and exit at the bus stop "Kantonsspital". Please find here the map of the Cantonal Hospital St. Gallen.