It is our great pleasure to welcome you to the 3rd Regional DBS meeting “Deep brain stimulation: from introduction to advanced dbs: transfer of knowledge and experience” in Zadar, Croatia, June 9-11, 2022. Deep brain stimulation has developed during the past 35 years as a remarkable treatment option for several brain disorders. DBS has also evolved significantly during the past decade at University Hospital Dubrava Zagreb (Croatia) as the Referral Centre of the Croatian Ministry of Health for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery and in UHC Rijeka on Clinical Neurology Department as the Referral Centre of the Croatian Ministry of Health for advance and invasive methods in treatment of Movement Disorders, especially deep brain stimulations. This meeting will provide state-of-the-art coverage of current DBS practice and future directions in this region of Europe and in the world. The various topics will be covered by an international faculty of distinguished invited lecturers from London, Grenoble, Toronto , Haag, Lausanne, Pecs, Ljubljana, Belgrade, Yale, Split, Rijeka, Zagreb, etc.
We wish you a warm welcome to Zadar.
Darko Chudy and Vladimira Vuletic