Category Archives: Meetings

Abstract submission deadline extended until 15 August

Abstract submission is open for the Inaugural IBANS Autumn Mini-symposium on 03 October 2014. We are inviting all post-graduate and post-doctoral researchers who’s work falls within the purview of IBANS to submit a short abstract (200 words) for consideration for a 10-15 minute talk. The online submission form can be found here. Submission deadline is extended until 15 August 2014.

Please email Lauren (lmg4@st-andrews.ac.uk) or Andy (akm9@st-andrews.ac.uk) if you have any questions

Call for abstracts for Autumn mini-symposium open

Abstract submission is open for the Inaugural IBANS Autumn Mini-symposium on 03 October 2014. We are inviting all post-graduate and post-doctoral researchers who’s work falls within the purview of IBANS to submit a short abstract (200 words) for consideration for a 10-15 minute talk. The online submission form can be found here. Submission deadline is 08 August 2014.

Please email Lauren (lmg4@st-andrews.ac.uk) or Andy (akm9@st-andrews.ac.uk) if you have any questions.

Scottish Neuroscience Group Meeting (Aug 29th)

The 11th annual Scottish Neuroscience Group (SNG) meeting is being hosted by the University of Glasgow on Friday 29th August 2014. This is a wonderful opportunity to experience great Scottish neuroscience in a fantastic venue.

There will be a series of talks showcasing some of the best early-years researchers in Scotland.

For more information and registration see: http://sng.inp.gla.ac.uk/

IBANS mini-symposium February 7th

Announcing the first IBANS mini-symposium for 2014…

Mini-symposium Program:
Friday, February 7th, 2014

1:50   Welcome and introduction (Bute Lecture Theatre D)

New IBANS members (Bute Lecture Theatre D):

2:00   Dr Javier Tello, School of Medicine
“The reproductive Brain: It starts with a “Kiss””

2:20   Dr Thomas Otto, School of Psychology and Neuroscience
“Towards a Boolean framework of multisensory decision making”

2:40   Dr Christian Rutz, School of Biology
“Automated mapping of social networks in tool-using New Caledonian crows”

3:00   Coffee/tea break (Bute C28)

Guest speakers (Bute Lecture Theatre D):

3:20   Prof Rob Brownstone, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada
“Sensorimotor confluence: spinal microcircuits for limb movement”
(www.medicine.dal.ca/research/motorcontrol.html)

4:00   Prof Abdel El Manira, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
“Deconstructing the locomotor microcircuits in zebrafish”
(www.neuro.ki.se/elmanira/index.html)

4:40   Posters and refreshments (Bute C28)

Scottish Neuroscience Group Meeting 2013

Registration for the 10th Annual Scottish Neuroscience Group Meeting 2013 is now Open!

Friday 30th August 2013, The Roslin Institute, University of Edinburgh

The 10th Scottish Neuroscience Group meeting is being hosted by the University of Edinburgh this year. It will take place on Friday 30th August in the fabulous new Roslin Institute Building at Easter Bush Research Campus in Midlothian.  This a wonderful opportunity to experience great Scottish neuroscience in a fantastic venue.

There will be two plenary talks showcasing the Best of British Neuropatholgy, from Prof James Ironside (Edinburgh) and Prof Paul Ince (Sheffield), and a wide variety of short talks from some of the best early-years researchers in Scotland. With plenty of parking at the venue and coaches picking up from Edinburgh Waverley station.

Registration and infohttp://www.epay.ed.ac.uk/browse/extra_info.asp?compid=1&modid=2&catid=45&prodid=1155

Programmehttp://www.edinburghneuroscience.ed.ac.uk/documents/SNG2013.pdf

Poster title submissionhttps://docs.google.com/forms/d/1YA9POs56IQx65LZ7UDNLN3Vou_Q-V-JO_OJi3OsQlp0/viewform

The cost of registering hasn’t changed in a decade and you can still come for £30 staff /£20 postdoc/£10 student – a bargain!