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FENS statement on Elaine Snell’s passing

23 September 2021

Brussels, 23 September 2021 Everyone at FENS was deeply saddened to learn of Elaine Snell’s recent passing.  Elaine has been a close collaborator and friend of FENS since its beginning in 1998. She contributed in particular to the development of the Forum for which she ran… Read More

FENS announces the appointment of new Executive Director

13 August 2021

FENS is delighted to announce the appointment of Tasia Asakawa as Executive Director. From October 2021, Tasia will oversee the management, operations and strategic development of the FENS administration, working in close liaison with the FENS leadership. [...] Read More

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FENS and partner events at the FRM 2021

13 July 2021

The FENS Regional Meeting 2021 features a full programme of outstanding talks, scientific symposia and events to learn about the latest developments in neuroscience research. Don’t know where to start? Check the FENS and partner events organised on science communication, career development, training opportunities, animal research and much more. [...] Read More

Recipient of the Eric Kandel Neuroscientists Prize 2021 announced

13 July 2021

The Hertie Foundation and the Federation of European Neuroscience Societies (FENS) are delighted to announce the winner of the Eric Kandel Young Neuroscientists Prize: Prof. DrJulijana Gjorgjieva (DE), who will receive the EUR 100,000 award for her scientific achievement in the field of theoretical neuroscience.  [...] Read More

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Message from the FENS President: one year to the FENS Forum! 

09 July 2021

We are now only one year away from our next FENS Forum, which will take place on 9-13 July 2022 in Paris, France. After hosting a successful virtual event in 2020, we look forward to resuming with an in-person meeting next summer. I hope that you will mark your calendars and join us for Europe’s largest international neuroscience conference in the inspiring City of Lights! [...] Read More