Neuroscience Congress - FENS Forum 2012, Barcelona  

LIST OF SATELLITE EVENTS

The satellite events related to the FENS Forum 2012 have all qualified state-of-the-art scientific programmes and are highly recommended by the FENS Programme Committee.

Participants: if you are interested in participating in a satellite event, please contact directly the satellite organizers by e-mail or connect to their website for further information on the registration procedure.
FENS does not handle registrations at satellite meetings.


July 12-13, 2012
Developmental tumors of the nervous system
Venue: Hospital Sant Joan de Déu, Edificio Docente. c/ Santa Rosa 37-59, 08950 Esplugues de Llobregat (Barcelona), Spain
Organizers: Jaume Mora, Carmen de Torres, Cinzia Lavarino
Contact person: Gloria Garcia, tel +34 93 600 97 51, Roberto Escayola
E-mail: ggarciaca@hsjdbcn.org - roberto@idevents.es
Website: www.fensdevtumors-fsjd.com

July 12-13, 2012
New strategies to optimize the acquisition and consolidation of motor skills
Venue: Valldonzella 23, Barcelona, Spain
Organizers: Marc Roig, Josep Valls-Solè, Jens Bo Nielsen, John Rothwell
Contact person: Marc Roig, tel + 45 31 43 47 61
E-mail: motorlearningbcn@gmail.com
Website: www.cph-ncm.ku.dk/fens2012_satellite_meeting_/

July 12-13, 2012
Regulation of adult neurogenesis: from epigenetics to behaviour
Venue: Casa Convalescència (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona), Antoni M. Claret 171, 08041 Barcelona, Spain
Organizers: Gerd Kempermann, Angelique Bordey and Abcam
Contact person: Lucy Purser, tel +44 (0) 1223 696000
E-mail: events@abcam.com
Website: www.abcam.com/adultneurogenesis

July 12-13, 2012
Brain extracellular matrix in health and disease
Hotel Catalonia Ramblas, Carrer De Pelai 28, Eixample, 08002 Barcelona, Spain.
Organizers: Alexander Dityatev, Eduardo Soriano (COST Action ECMNET)
Contact person: Alexander Dityatev, tel +39 010 71781515
E-mail: BM1001.ECMNet@iit.it
Website: www.costbm1001.eu/index.php/second-ecmnet-conference.html

July 12-13, 2012
Dynamics of memory: What's the evidence?
Venue: Institut d'Estudis Catalans, Room Prat de la Riba - C. del Carme 47, 08001 Barcelona, Spain
Organizers: Alfonso Renart, Albert Compte
Contact person: Alfonso Renart, tel +351 210 480 101, Albert Compte, tel + 34 932 275 400 (ext. 4151)
E-mail: alfonso.renart@neuro.fchampalimaud.org - acompte@clinic.ub.es
Website: http://www.crm.cat/en/Activities/Pages/ActivityDescriptions/Dynamics-of-Memory-What-is-the-evidence.aspx

July 12-13, 2012
EMCCS-FENS 5th annual meeting
CosmoCaixa Auditorium, c/ Isaac Newton n 26, Barcelona, Spain.
Organizers: Angel Barco, Riccardo Brambilla, Jocelyne Caboche, Isabelle Mansuy, Kobi Rosenblum, Peter Seeburg
Contact person: Angel Barco, tel: +34 965 919232
E-mail: abarco@umh.es
Website: http://emccs.haifa.ac.il/index.php/meetings

July 12-13, 2012
Novel insights in the development of synaptic dynamics: The excitatory/inhibitory balance from neurobiology to psychiatric disorders
Venue: University of Barcelona, Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes 585, 08007 Barcelona
Organizers: Kim Q. Do, Margarita Behrens, Karl-Heinz Krause, Patricio O'Donnell, Celso Arango, Gabriele Grenningloh, Beatrice Roth
Contact person: Prof Kim Q. Do, tel +41 21 6436565
E-mail: kim.do@chuv.ch
Website: www.nccr-synapsy.ch/fens2012satellite

July 13-14, 2012
Multidisciplinary approaches to quantify astrocyte neuron signaling
Venue: Hilton Barcelona, Avenida Diagonal 589-591, 08014 Barcelona, Spain
Organizers: Suhita Nadkarni, Renaud Jolivet, Herbert Levine, Terrence J. Sejnowski
Contact person: Renaud Jolivet, tel +44 20 7679 3243
E-mail: r.jolivet@ucl.ac.uk
Website: anw2012.ucsd.edu/

July 13, 2012
The cannabinoid system as a therapeutic target for neurological disorders
Venue: Conference room 202, Health Sciences Campus (HUB) at Bellvitge, University of Barcelona, L'Hospitalet de Llobregat - Barcelona
Organizers: Javier Fernández-Ruiz, Carmen Guaza, Manuel Guzmán and Julián Romero (on behalf of the Spanish Cannabinoid Research Society)
Contact person: Javier Fernández-Ruiz, tel +34 913941450
E-mail: jjfr@med.ucm.es
Website: www.ucm.es/info/seic-web/FENS-Forum-event.htm

July 13, 2012
Vesicular transporters: old story, fresh look!
Venue: Auditorium Antoni Caparros, Parc Cientific Barcelona (Parc de Bederrida), Campus Diagonal - Universitat de Barcelona, Baldiri Reixac 4-6, 08028 Barcelona, Spain
Organizers: Reinhard Jahn, Jean-Pierre Mothet
Contact person: Jean-Pierre Mothet, tel +33 (0)4 91 69 87 69
E-mail: jean-pierre.mothet@univmed.fr
Website: fens2012-vesiter.timone.univ-mrs.fr/

July 13, 2012
Frontiers in Glial Research
Venue: Sala de Grados, Pabellón Docente, Hospital de Vall d'Hebron, Passeig de la Vall d'Hebron 119-129, 08035 Barcelona, Spain
Organizers: Spanish Glial Network, Luis Miguel García-Segura, Anna Planas, Laia Acarín, Ismael Galve-Ropeh, José Luis Marin-Teva, Victoria Moreno, Amanda Sierra
Contact person: Amanda Sierra, tel +34 946 018 283
E-mail: barcelonaglia@gmail.com, a.sierra@ikerbasque.org
Website: fens.redglial.es

July 13, 2012
Mechanisms of neurotoxicity and implications for neurological disorders
Venue: Bellvitge Institute for Biomedical Research (IDIBELL), Barcelona, Spain
Organizers: Sandra Ceccatelli and Jordi Llorens
Contact person: Sandra Ceccatelli, tel: +46-8-52487586; Jordi Llorens, tel: +34-93-4024277
E-mail: sandra.ceccatelli@ki.se, jllorens@ub.edu
Website: www.neuro.ki.se/fensneurotoxicity/

July 13, 2012
The thalamus and its relationship to the cortex - Cajal's contributions to cortical development and connectivity
Venue: AC Hotel Barcelona Forum by Marriott, Paseo Taulat 278, Barcelona, Spain
Organizers: Javier DeFelipe, Dennis O’Leary and Vivien Casagrande
Contact person: Charles E. Ribak, tel +1 949-824-5494
E-mail: ribak@uci.edu
Website: cajalclub.org

July 13, 2012
The pathways of sensory repair: hair cell development and regeneration
Venue: PRBB, Parc de Recerca Biomédica de Barcelona. Aula 62.308.08, 3rd floor
Organizers: Fernando Giraldez and Thomas Schimmang
Contact person: Fernando Giraldez
E-mail: fernando.giraldez@upf.edu
Website: www.upf.edu/devbiol/

July 13, 2012
Cognitive enhancement in health and disease
Venue: Fundacio Cliníc, Auditori Esteve. C/ Villarroel, 170, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
Organizers: Shira Knafo, César Venero, Coral SanFeliu
Contact person: Shira Knafo, Tel. 00-34-91-1964657
E-mail: sknafo@cbm.uam.es
Website: www.cognitive-enhancement.org

July 13, 2012
EBBS Satellite: Stress, the story of our social lives
Venue: CaixaForum Barcelona, Av. de Francesc Ferrer i Guàrdia 6-8, 08038 Barcelona, Spain
Organizers: Guillaume Poirier and Richard E. Tremblay
Contact person: Guillaume Poirier, Tel. +41 (0)21 693 16 73
E-mail: guillaume.poirier@epfl.ch
Website: www.ebbs-science.org/cms/upcoming/ebbs-satellite-at-fens-barcelona-2012.html

July 18, 2012
Causal Neuroscience II (a follow-up meeting of the FENS-IBRO-SfN School)
Venue: Institut d’Estudis Catalans, Carrer del Carme 47, Barcelona, Spain
Organizers: Gyorgy Buzsáki and Michael Häusser
Contact person: Kathy-Ann Koralek, Tel. +39 333 2928039
E-mail: kathyann.koralek@gmail.com
Website:
sites.google.com/site/sciencevenatnight/home/causal-neuroscience-ii

July 18-19, 2012
Barrel Cortex Function
Venue: Hotel H10 Marina Barcelona, Av. Bogatell 64-68, 08005 Barcelona, Spain (http://www.hotelh10marinabarcelona.com/en/index.html)
Organizers: Heiko J. Luhmann
Contact person: Heiko J. Luhmann
E-mail: luhmann@uni-mainz.de
Website: www.bacofun.medizin.uni-mainz.de/160.php

July 19-25, 2012
Summer course "cellular biology of addiction"
Venue: Barcelona Biomedical Research Park (PRBB), c/ Dr. Aiguader 88, 08003 Barcelona, Spain
Organizers: Rafael Maldonado, Brigitte L. Kieffer, Antonello Bonci, Chris Evans, Mark Von Zastrow
Contact person: Miquel-Àngel Serra
E-mail: miquel.serra@upf.edu
Website: www.suportserveis.cat/CSHLSummerCourse


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Neuroscience Congress - FENS Forum 2012, Barcelona