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Stress in Health and Disease

Dear colleagues, You are invited to participate in a 2 day Symposium on "Stress in Health and Disease" - that will take place at the EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland on March 14-15 2018. The Symposium will explore recent advances in stress research from a broad...

The 1st Munich Winter Conference on Stress

The 1st Munich Winter Conference on Stress Hotel Königshof, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany (just 1 hour south of Munich and easily accessible by public transportation) Beginning: 2017-03-19 End: 2017-03-21 Location: Hotel Königshof, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany...

Birmingham 2017

The British Neuroscience Association Festival of Neuroscience 2017 Birmingham, UK 10-13 April...


BILBAO 2017 8-11 September 47th European Brain and Behaviour Society Meeting Visit again at a later date for more...

The FENS Forum of Neuroscience is the largest international neuroscience meeting in Europe, involving all neuroscience societies’ members of FENS, and held biannually on every even year. The FENS Forum strives to promote excellence in neuroscience research in Europe at large and to facilitate the interaction between scientists in and outside Europe. Participants in the FENS Forums are scientists at all career levels working in all areas of neuroscience research. Students and early career researchers are extensively represented as a group in the Forum.

Open Calls

FENS EJN Award 2018
Timeline for nominations: 1 November 2016 – 21 December 2016

FENS Young Investigator Prize 2018
Timeline for nominations: 5 January 2017 – 13 February 2017

EJN Best Publication Award 2017
Timeline for nominations: 5 January 2017 – 31 March 2017

Event Reports

Report on FENS 2016 meeting

"A special lecture by Wolfram Schultz at FENS: During the FENS meeting, Wolfram Schultz (Cambridge, UK) gave a special lecture on 'The economic utility signal of dopamine neurons. The lecture was promoted by both EBBS and the Behavioural Brain Research Prize.” "At...

Report on the joint EBBS-EMCCS meeting

EBBS organized jointly with EMCCS (European Molecular and Cellular Cognition Society) its first joint Meeting at FENS in Copenhagen on June 30th and July 1st. The meeting, which surveyed recent discoveries in the field of molecular and cellular cognition, was a great...

5th Symposium on Decision Neuroscience

Speakers and talks “Arbitration between model-based and model-free learning.” John O’Doherty, Caltech Brain Imaging Center “Brain circuit mechanisms for self-control failure.” Joshua Buckholtz, Center for Brain Science, Harvard University “The evolutionary origin of...

Symposium “Brain Bioenergetics – From Behaviour to Pathology”

Scientific report: Symposium “Brain Bioenergetics- From Behaviour to Pathology”, School of Life Science, EPFL, Lausanne- June 28th and 29th 2016 The symposium “Brain Bioenergetics- From Behaviour to Pathology”, ( gathered together renowned...