18th NATIONAL CONGRESS

OF THE ITALIAN SOCIETY

FOR NEUROSCIENCE

SINS2019

PERUGIA, SEPTEMBER 26-29, 2019        HOTEL GIÒ – PERUGIA CENTRO CONGRESSI

Welcome

As President of the Organizing Committee and under the aegis of the Scientific Committee, I am pleased to inform you that the next National Congress of the Italian Society for Neuroscience will take place in Perugia from 26 to 29 September 2019.

This edition of the conference will be organized in collaboration with the University of Perugia and will attract basic and clinical researchers, both national and international, carrying out research in the field of neuroscience.

The conference, clearly oriented to multidisciplinary contents, will be articulated in Symposia proposed by researchers and selected by the Scientific Committee and in Plenary Lectures held by italian and international researchers.

Prof. Paolo Calabresi

President of the Congress

NEWS

NEWS

TOPICS

The congress will address the following main topics and themes

Aging, neurodegeneration and Alzheimer’s disease

Autism and related disorders

Brain ischemia

Cognition and behavior

Development

Epilepsy and Hyperexcitability

Glial cells in physiology and pathology

Migraine and pain

Muscle and motor neuron disorders

Neurobiology of psychiatric disorders

Neuroendocrinology and neuroimmunology

Neuroimaging application and development

Neuronal circuits, neurophysiology and optogenetic approaches

Neuronal excitability and synaptic plasticity

Neurotransmission and signal transduction

Novel methods and technology in neuroscience

Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders

Recovery mechanisms after neuronal damage

Sensory systems

Sociality and emotions

RELEVANT INFORMATION

All useful information to organize your participation: contact, hotel, transport

ACCOMODATION

Plan your stay in Perugia.  Choose one of the hotels selected by the congress secretariat. Book your room at discounted rates directly from the site

CONGRESS REGISTRATION

CONFIRMED LECTURERS

Eric R. Kandel, Columbia University, USA

Lucio Annunziato, University “Federico II” of Naples, Italy

Emiliana Borrelli, University of California, USA

Laura Cancedda, IIT Central Research Laboratories, Italy

Eero Castrén, University of Helsinki, Finland

Takao Hensch, Harvard University, USA

Dimitri M. Kullmann, University College London, UK

Adriana Maggi, University of Milan, Italy

Miguel Ângelo Laporta Nicolelis, Duke University, USA

Michal Schwartz, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel

SECRETARIATS AND COORDINATION

SCIENTIFIC COORDINATION

ORGANIZING SECRETARIAT

18 th SINS National Congress

Perugia, September 26-29, 2019

 Perugia Centro Congressi – Hotel Giò

Via Ruggero D’Andreotto  19, 06124 Perugia PG