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5th biennial Encephalon Symposium, 6 Dec, Göttingen

5th biennial Encephalon Symposium –  Unraveling the Brain Cycle Grow-Thrive-Wither!

This one-day symposium is organized by the graduate students of the GGNB doctoral program “Cellular and Molecular Physiology of the Brain” and is open for all students and scientists who would like to discuss the latest research in the fields of Neural Development, Regeneration and Degeneration.

This year, we are delighted to confirm the attendance of the following speakers:

Prof. Dr. Denis Jabaudon – (Genf, Switzerland)
Prof. Dr. Peter Scheiffele – (Basel, Switzerland)
Prof. Dr. Bernd Fakler – (Freiburg, Germany)
Prof. Dr. Elena Vecino  – (Leioa, Spain)
Prof. Dr. Martin Kerschensteiner – (Munich, Germany)
Prof. Dr. Richard Wade-Martins – (Oxford, UK)
Prof. Dr. Ina Vorberg  – (Bonn, Germany)
Keynote: Prof. Dr. Christian Haass – (Munich, Germany)


Friday, 6 December 2019

Max-Planck Institute for Experimental Medicine

Participation is free of charge

Registration: 06 October until 06 November –


If you would like to participate, visit our Website for registration and write a short e-mail to, including information about your name, institutional affiliation and academic title.

If you would like to present a poster, please also send the poster title and abstract (max. 250 words). The accepted poster size is 175 cm x 120 cm (portrait format). Make sure to sign up in time, since the available space for posters is limited – First come, first serve!

Participants will receive a certificate of attendance which is eligible for GGNB credits.

Feel free to visit the facebook page, get the latest updates, preliminary schedule and more information about the event.

Sincerely, The Encephalon Organizing Team