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Innovation & Strategies for Digital Interventions in Mental Health | 31st JULY - 2nd August 2017

Jul 24, 2017

The overall aim is to combine psychiatry, digital technology and culture to bring innovative positive change for those seeking mental health support.

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HUMAN BRAIN ANATOMY COURSE | 17-19 July 2017 | LONDON

Jun 4, 2017

This exciting and popular 3-day programme provides a detailed overview of human brain anatomy presented in a very clear and accessible way. 

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Cambridge Neuroscience at the Hay Festival

Apr 28, 2017

For the last nine years the University of Cambridge has been partnering with the Festival to deliver The Cambridge Series which gives a taste of the research being conducted at the University.

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Cambridge BRAINFest 23-25 June 2017

Apr 28, 2017

Cambridge BRAINFest is a public free festival of brain research that will bring together neuroscientists from across Cambridge to present ground breaking research.

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Cambridge Networks Day (CNDay) - June 13th 2017

Apr 21, 2017

Cambridge Networks Day (CNDay) is a one-day conference bringing together researchers with an interest in complex networks from various departments and institutes in Cambridge and beyond.

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MRC Confidence in Concept Funding - Internal call now open

Apr 21, 2017

The Office for Translational Research is pleased to announce the launch of the 7th call for submissions for the Cambridge MRC Confidence in Concept award scheme.

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CamBRAIN Annual Careers Event - May 3 2017 - St John's College

Apr 20, 2017

Come and join us for CamBRAIN’s Annual Careers Event which will take place on Wednesday, 3rd May at 6pm in St John’s Old Divinity School.

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Cambridge Memory Meeting 2017 (CAMM2017) | April 20th 2017

Mar 1, 2017

The aim of this meeting is to present new data relating to memory research, and to foster new collaborations between academics working across the length and breadth of this field.

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Cambridge Neurological Society Symposium | March 5th 2017

Mar 1, 2017

The Cambridge Neurological Society will hold its annual Symposium on March 5th from 9am-5pm in the Alice Fisher Lecture Theatre and the Deakin Centre.

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CamBRAIN Panel Discussion - A Psychedelic Conversation - Tackling the Taboo

Feb 6, 2017

Join CamBRAIN and a panel of experts to discuss the potential use of psychedelics as a therapy for treating mental illnesses and a tool for understanding the human mind.

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Innovation & Strategies for Digital Interventions in Mental Health 31 July - 2 August 2017

Feb 6, 2017

How can psychiatry, social media technology and culture be combined to create positive change for mental health

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Sex, Lies & Brain Scans - Out Now!

Feb 6, 2017

In a new book, Sex, Lies & Brain Scans, the neuroscientists Professor Barbara Sahakian and Julia Gottwald argue that there needs to be an open, public debate about functional magnetic resonance imaging, or fMRI.

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Trevor Robbins receives Society of Biological Psychiatry 2017 Gold Medal Award

Jan 31, 2017

The Society of Biological Psychiatry has announced Professor Trevor Robbins as the recipient of the Society’s 2017 Gold Medal Award.

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Talk by Prof Vera Gorbunova - Wed April 12 @Pharmacology

Jan 26, 2017

Prof. Vera Gorbunova will present an overview of her lab's latest findings about the exciting biology of the naked mole-rat.

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FENS-SfN Summer School on Chemical Modulation

Jan 25, 2017

Professor Trevor Robbins will chair the FENS-SfN Summer School on Chemical Modulation in Italy. 

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The Brain Conference on Learning, Memory and Synaptic Plasticity

Jan 25, 2017

This Brain Conference aims to bring together world experts to discuss the major issues in the field.

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EJN Best Publication Award 2017

Jan 25, 2017

This biennial personal award of £3000 recognises the best original research article published in EJN over the preceding two-year period.

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Personality traits linked to differences in brain structure

Jan 25, 2017

Neuroscientists looked at differences in the brain cortical anatomy and related these changes to the Big Five personality traits.

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Submission of Symposium and Workshop Proposals - Extended until March 8th!

Jan 24, 2017

The Programme Committee will establish the scientific programme of the FENS Forum 2018 on the basis of proposals from scientists from all over the world and all areas of neuroscience research. Check the List of Themes for FENS Forum 2018 and submit your proposal.

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Teenagers who access mental health services see significant improvements

Jan 19, 2017

Young people with mental health problems who have contact with mental health services are significantly less likely to suffer from clinical depression later in their adolescence than those with equivalent difficulties who do not receive treatment.

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Patients recovering from depression show improvements in memory from the drug modafinil

Jan 19, 2017

Modafinil, a drug used to treat narcolepsy, can improve memory in patients recovering from depression.

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Public Engagement training - PhDs and Post Docs

Jan 17, 2017

Read on for details of interesting and exciting new public engagement courses running this term. These courses are for PhD students and post-docs in the Schools of Clinical Medicine and Biological Sciences only.

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Research Assistant x 2 - Drosophila Connectomics Initiative (Fixed Term)

Jan 9, 2017

Two research assistant posts are available in the newly established Drosophila connectomics group headed by Greg Jefferis and Matthias Landgraf.

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Research Associate - Drosophila connectomics group (Fixed Term)

Jan 9, 2017

One research associate post is available in the newly established Drosophila connectomics group headed by Greg Jefferis and Matthias Landgraf in the Department of Zoology.

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Limbic Brain Anatomy Course | 3-4 April 2017

Jan 6, 2017

This exciting and popular 2-day course focuses on the the anatomy of the “limbic” brain.

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