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Cambridge team develops technique to ‘listen’ to a patient’s brain during tumour surgery

Oct 16, 2018

Surgeons could soon eavesdrop on a patient’s brain activity during surgery to remove their brain tumour, helping improve the accuracy of the operation and reduce the risk of impairing brain function.

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Cambridge Language Sciences Annual Symposium 2018 | 13 November 2018

Sep 20, 2018

A research and networking event for researchers in the language sciences at the University of Cambridge.

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Electronic device implanted in the brain could stop seizures

Sep 18, 2018

Researchers have successfully demonstrated how an electronic device implanted directly into the brain can detect, stop and even prevent epileptic seizures.

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Postdoc Neurotalk | Consciousness | Thursday 25th October at the Brew House (6pm)

Oct 2, 2018

PNN are pleased to announce the first 'Postdoc centric' Neurotalk in association with CamBRAIN taking place at The Brew House on King Street from 6-7.30pm on Thursday 25th October.

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CNS2019 | 'Signalling, Sensation & Sentience' | March 14 2019 | Registration open!

Oct 3, 2018

Registration is now open for the 31st Cambridge Neuroscience Seminar, 'Signalling, Sensation & Sentience' hosted by the Department of Pharmacology on Thursday 14th March 2019, at Robinson College.

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Cambridge Big Data Research Symposium | 26 November 2018

Oct 2, 2018

This Symposium will showcase cross-disciplinary research, and also highlight research challenges, with a particular focus on projects involving biosciences and clinical medicine.

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The Future of Neuroscience, Attachment and Mentalizing: from research to clinical practice | May 2019

Oct 2, 2018

This conference will be one of the first conferences to explicitly focus on the application of neuroscience and neurobiology to clinical issues.

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Join the Cambridge Neuroscience community!

Oct 21, 2015

New principal investigators, post docs and students are invited to join Cambridge Neuroscience.

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Open Science Day @ MRC CBU | 20th November 2018

Oct 2, 2018

The Open Science Day at the MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit aims at discussing open science practices and enabling researchers to make science more open.

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Restricted call: ESRC New Investigator Grants (internal deadline 12th November 2018)

Sep 26, 2018

The call is open to high-quality candidates who have a maximum of four years’ postdoctoral experience. 

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Cambridge Global Challenges (CGC) Annual Conference | November 28 2018

Sep 20, 2018

Cambridge Global Challenges (CGC) will hold its 2018 Annual Conference on 28th November at the Old Divinity School, St John's College.

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BNA2019: Festival of Neuroscience | 14-17 April, Dublin Ireland - Registration open!

Sep 18, 2018

The British Neuroscience Association in partnership with Neuroscience Ireland and the British Society for Neuroendocrinology is delighted to be bringing the international Festival of Neuroscience to Dublin, a city of culture, excitement and neuroscience!

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BNA Christmas Symposium 2018 - Neuromyths, and the science behind them

Sep 18, 2018

This meeting will give us the opportunity to discuss common misconceptions about brain mechanisms, the science of why and how neuromyths arise and ways the neuroscience community can help address or prevent mis-understandings in neuroscience.

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HUMAN BRAIN ANATOMY COURSE | 14-16 November 2018 | LONDON

Aug 24, 2018

This highly popular three-day course has been running since 2007 and provides a comprehensive introduction to structural, functional and radiological brain anatomy, providing delegates with a solid, three-dimensional understanding of the human brain and its relationship to cross-sectional (MRI) anatomy.

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Opportunities from CATS.

Aug 24, 2018

Translational research seminar, CamNTF and other opportunities from CATS.

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Always on my mind

Aug 22, 2018

In an interview with CAM, the Cambridge Alumni Magazine, Professor Giovanna Mallucci discusses her work on dementia. 

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Professor Barry Everitt President-Elect of the Society for Neuroscience (SfN).

Jul 24, 2018

The Society for Neuroscience announced and congratulated newly elected Professor Barry Everitt as Incoming President Officer. He will be the first SfN President who is actively based at an institution outside of North America.

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Chris Dobson honoured with knighthood in recognition of his ground-breaking research into Alzheimer’s disease

Jul 24, 2018

Professor Christopher Dobson has been knighted in the Queen's Birthday Honours 2018 to commemorate his illustrious scientific career.

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Exploring Human Host-Microbiome Interactions in Health and Disease | Cambridge, Dec 2018

Jul 24, 2018

The 7th Exploring Human Host-Microbiome Interactions in Health and Disease meeting will once again bring together leading scientists and clinicians from the fields of microbiology, gastroenterology, neuroscience, cancer and public health to discuss the latest developments in this fast-moving area.

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Dr Hannah Critchlow publishes book on Consciousness.

Jul 26, 2018

With a background in neuropsychiatry, Hannah has appeared on TV, radio and at festivals to discuss and explore the brain.

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Golam Khandaker and Peter Jones receive MQ funding

Jul 26, 2018

MQ funds five pioneering projects in second round of Data Science Awards. 

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Visual and semantic processing in object recognition

Jul 24, 2018

Work from the Department of Psychology investigates how information about meaningful objects is represented in the brain.

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The Educated Brain - Final Policy event and website

May 24, 2018

On April 24th 2018, Cambridge Neuroscience together with Cambridge MP, Daniel Zeichner, hosted the concluding policy event of the Educated Brain seminar series at Westminster.

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BNA-sponsored ‘Women in Science’ database launch

May 24, 2018

Royal Holloway University of London (RHUL), the British Psychological Society (BPS), and the BNA are proud to announce a new joint initiative, the Women in Science Database (WISDATABASE).

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Alzheimer’s researchers win world’s top brain research prize

Mar 6, 2018

The 2018 Brain Prize is awarded to Michel Goedert (MRC LMB, Cambridge), Bart De Strooper (London and Leuven), Christian Haass (Munich) and John Hardy (London) for their groundbreaking research on the genetic and molecular basis of Alzheimer’s disease.

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BNA-sponsored ‘Women in Science’ database launch

May 24, 2018

Royal Holloway University of London (RHUL), the British Psychological Society (BPS), and the BNA are proud to announce a new joint initiative, the Women in Science Database (WISDATABASE).

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A successful CNS2018 for Cambridge Neuroscience - photos

May 25, 2018

Cambridge Neuroscience was delighted to host the 30th Cambridge Neuroscience Seminar, 'Mental Plasticity & Development' together with the Department of Psychology on Monday 12th March 2018 at Robinson College.

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Sense of control and meaning helps protect women from anxiety, study suggests

May 24, 2018

People who feel in control of their lives and who find purpose and meaning in life are less likely to have anxiety disorders even when going through the toughest times.

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BNA2019: Symposia and workshops - call for submissions now open!

Feb 2, 2018

The largest event of its kind throughout Europe in 2019, the British Neuroscience Association in collaboration with Neuroscience Ireland and the British Society for Neuroendocrinology as Festival Partner is excited to be bringing the international Festival of Neuroscience to Dublin, a city of culture, excitement and neuroscience!

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Forthcoming BrainBox Initiative events & Opportunities

Oct 17, 2017

Brought to you by Rogue Resolutions, the BrainBox Initiative provides early career neuroscientists with opportunities to grow, develop and showcase their research.

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