Free online course (MOOC)

Aix-Marseille University and INSERM invite you to take the free online course (MOOC) entitled "Cellular Neurophysiology: how neurons communicate" (in English), by C. Hammond, starting October 3rd, 2017. Information and free registration on the France Université Numérique (FUN) platform:

Zmarł profesor Remigiusz Tarnecki

Z głębokim żalem zawiadamiamy, że 1 września zmarł prof. Remigiusz Tarnecki, wybitny neurofizjolog związany z Instytutem Biologii Doświadczalnej PAN im. Marcelego Nenckiego. Był on współtwórcą Polskiego Towarzystwa Inżynierii Biomedycznej i wieloletnim członkiem PTBUN, pełniącym w latach 1992-1995 funkcję Sekretarza naszego stowarzyszenia.

Adult Neurogenesis 2018

A non-profit meeting on Adult Neurogenesis will be held on May 2-4, 2018 at the Centre for Regenerative Therapies in Dresden (Germany). This meeting will be the 5th in the Adult Neurogenesis series chaired by Prof Gerd Kempermann.


Talk abstracts: February 2, 2018
Poster abstracts: March 11, 2018

For more see: LINK

12th World Congress on Controversies in Neurology (CONy)

12th World Congress on Controversies in Neurology (CONy) will take place in Warsaw, Poland, on March 22-25, 2018  Chairmen of the Congress are: Prof. Amos Korczyn and Prof. Jarosław Sławek

You are invited to visit the Congress website for further information: 

Organizers would like to offer PNS members with a significant REDUCED REGISTRATION FEE see: LINK

Deadlines: Abstract submission: January 6, 2018; Early registration: February 9, 2018

European History of Neuroscience Online Projects - CALL FOR PROJECTS

The FENS History Committee has recently published a call for for 'European History of Neuroscience Projects'. These grants of up to EUR 1,500 support projects in which historical material such as films, photos, images or histological slides of prominent European neuroscientists or major developments in a particular area of brain research are presented online. 

On the occasion of the 20th anniversary of FENS in 2018, the history committee of FENS would like to encourage the submission of projects that are specifically focused on the development of neuroscience at a national level (through major scientific figures or events). Successfully funded projects will be invited to present their project in a poster at the History Corner during the FENS Forum 2018 in Berlin.

For more information about the activities of the FENS History committee including the history online projects archive, please follow this link to the FENS website.

Deadline for submission is 2 October 2017.

20th International Neuroscience Winter Conference

20th International Neuroscience Winter Conference will be held in Sölden, Austria, April 11th – 15th, 2018

This conference has been established as a high-quality meeting on contemporary neuroscience for many years. For the 20th conference we aim at topping previous programs by inviting most distinguished neuroscientists as keynote speakers and select high-quality symposia.

Upcoming Deadlines:

Symposia Proposals: July 30th, 2017
Abstracts: Feb. 23rd, 2018
Online registration closes: Mar. 30th, 2018

For more see: LINK

Neurochemical Conference

From 19-20 October, 2017 Mossakowski Medical Research Centre, Polish Academy of Sciences and Committee of Neurological Sciences will organise Neurochemical Conference "Advances in molecular and epigenetic mechanisms in neurodegeneration and neuroinflammation. Novel therapeutic approaches".

For more information, please visit Congress web site: and Poster