GENERAL INFORMATION

The satellite events related to the FENS Forum 2010 have all qualified state-of-the-art scientific programmes and are highly recommended by the FENS Programme Committee.

For participation, either go to the satellite website or contact the organizer(s) by e-mail.


LIST OF SATELLITES

June 29-July 2, 2010
Slow brain oscillations of sleep, resting state and vigilance
Venue: Tinbergen Auditorium, Trippenhuis, Royal Netherlands Academy of Sciences, Kloveniersburgwal 29, 1105 JV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Organizers: Eus van Someren, Ysbrand van der Werf, Pieter Roelfsema, Huibert Mansvelder, Fernando Lopes da Silva
Contact person: Eus van Someren, tel +31 20 566 5500
E-mail: e.van.someren@nin.knaw.nl
Website: http://www.nin.knaw.nl/summerschool

June 30-July 2, 2010
A practical and theoretical introduction into fMRI
Venue: Uithof, Utrecht Medical Centre, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Organizers: S.F.W. Neggers, E.J. Hermans, M. Vink, M. van den Heuvel, N.F. Ramsey, M.A.H.L.L. Raemaekers, D. Hermes
Contact person: S.F.W. Neggers, tel. +31 (0)88 755 9609 and E.J. Hermans, tel. +31 (0)24 361 4793
E-mail: b.neggers@umcutrecht.nl and erno.hermans@donders.ru.nl
Website: http://www.fmricourse.nl

June 30-July 2, 2010
GABA signalling and brain networks
Venue: CNCR, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Organizer: Yehezkel Ben-Ari (INMED, France)
Contact person: Ms Marie-Aurélie Elkurd
E-mail: elkurd@inmed.univ-mrs.fr
Website: http://cwp.embo.org/w10-34/index.html and also http://www.inmed.univ-mrs.fr/Amsterdam

July 1-2, 2010
4th European Molecular and Cellular Cognition Society (EMCCS) Satellite Meeting at FENS Forum 2010
Venue: West-Indisch Huis, Herenmarkt, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Organizers: Riccardo Brambilla, Isabelle Mansuy, Peter Seeburg, Chris de Zeeuw
Contact person: Riccardo Brambilla, tel. +39 02 2643 4876
E-mail: brambilla.riccardo@hsr.it
Website: http://www.molcellcog.org

July 1-2, 2010
Satellite symposium on motor control
Venue: Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Organizers: Bas Bloem, Stan Gielen and Jens Bo Nielsen
Contact person: Stan Gielen, tel. +31 24 3614244
E-mail: S.Gielen@science.ru.nl
Website: http://fens.science.ru.nl/

July 1-2, 2010
Translational aspects of proteolysis in neurodegenerative diseases
Venue: School of Governance, Kapoenstraat 2, 6211 KW Maastricht, The Netherlands
Organizers: F.W. Van Leeuwen and N. Kholod
E-mail: f.vanleeuwen@np.unimaas.nl, n.kholod@np.unimaas.nl
Website: http://satellite-maastricht.fensforum2010.eu

July 1-3, 2010
The synapse symposium
Symposium on the latests development in synapse research with lectures by leading researchers in the field and open slots for junior scientists who will be selected on the basis of abstracts. Sponsored by three European consortia: EU-SYNAPSE, EUROSPIN and SYNSYS.
Venue: NEMO Science Centre, Oosterdok 2, 1011 VX Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Organizers: Nils Brose, Christophe Mulle, Guus Smit, Ruud Toonen and Matthijs Verhage
Contact person: Ms Els Borghols, tel. +31 20 598 6925
E-mail: els.borghols@cncr.vu.nl
Website: http://www.synapsesymposium.nl

July 2, 2010
Alpha-synuclein pathology in Parkinson's disease and models
Venue: Auditorium, VU University Amsterdam, De Boelelaan 1105, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Organizers: W.D.J. van de Berg and A.M.W. van Dam
Contact persons: W.D.J. van de Berg, +31 20 444 8040/34 and A.M.W. van Dam, +31 20 444 8040/95
E-mail: wdj.vandeberg@vumc.nl, amw.vandam@vumc.nl
Website: http://www.vumc.nl/parkinsonsymposium

July 2, 2010
Cerebellar nuclei - Ins and Outs
Venue: Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience, Meibergdreef 47, 1105 BA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Organizers: Freek Hoebeek and Laurens Witter, joint organization with the Society for Research on the Cerebellum
Contact person: Laurens Witter, tel. +31 20 566 8404
E-mail: l.witter@nin.knaw.nl
Website: http://www.nin-meeting.nl

July 2, 2010
Corticothalamic circuit involvement in seizure generation
Venue: RAI Convention Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Organizers: G. Hoogland and P.P.W. Ossenblok
Contact person: Pauly Ossenblok, tel. +31 40 227 9204
E-mail: ossenblokp@kempenhaeghe.nl
Website: http://www.neuronworkshops.nl

July 2, 2010
Tripartite synapses: From hypothesis to reality?
Venue: CNCR, VU University Amsterdam, De Boelelaan 1085, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Organizers: Andrea Volterra and Stéphane Oliet
Contact person: scientific organization: Andrea Volterra, local organization: Mark Verheijen, tel. +31 20 598 7120
E-mail: andrea.volterra@unil.ch, mark.verheijen@cncr.vu.nl
Website: http://www.tripartitesynapse-satellite.nl/

July 7, 2010
Neuron-astrocyte signalling in the epileptic brain
Venue: RAI Convention Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Organizers: Eleonora Aronica (Amsterdam, The Netherlands) and Christian Steinhäuser (Bonn, Germany)
Contact person: Christian Steinhäuser, tel. +49 228 2871 4669
E-mail: christian.steinhaeuser@ukb.uni-bonn.de
Website: http://www.neuroglia.eu

July 8-10, 2010
Eurohaptics 2010
Venue: VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Organizers: Jan van Erp, Jeroen Smeets, Astrid Kappers, Frans van der Helm, Peter Werkhoven, Anne-Marie Brouwer, Tom Philippi
Contact person: Jeroen Smeets, tel. +31 20 598 2572
E-mail: j.smeets@fbw.vu.nl
Website: http://www.eurohaptics2010.org

July 8-11, 2010
6th international Melanocortin meeting
Venue: Academy Building, University of Utrecht, Domplein 29, 3512 JE Utrecht, The Netherlands
Organizers: Roger Adan, Greg Barsh, Adrian Clark, Roger Cone, Joel Elmquist, Carrie Haskell-Luevano, Stephen O'Rahilly
Contact person: Roger Adan, Rudolf Magnus Institute of Neuroscience, P.O. Box 85060, 3508 AB Utrecht, The Netherlands, tel. +31 88 756 8517
E-mail: r.a.h.adan@umcutrecht.nl
Website: http://www.mc2010.azuleon.org


Last update: April 12, 2010