Welcome to the Swiss Society for Neuroscience

The Swiss Society for Neuroscience (SSN) is a non-profit organization. The purpose of the Society is to advance the understanding of the nervous system and its diseases, by bringing together scientists and clinicians of various backgrounds, and by facilitating the integration of research

11th FENS Forum of Neuroscience

7-11 July 2018 | Berlin, Germany

SSN Travel Fellowships for Student & Postdoc Members

If you are not a member yet, plan ahead. It may take a few days before your membership application is processed and you become eligible to apply.

Next deadline September 1, 2018

10th Swiss Movement Disorders Symposium

Lucerne: August 30-August 31, 2018


Position paper in support of animal research

In response to initiatives such as Maya Graf's motion (Verbot von belastenden Tierversuchen an Primaten), the members of the SSN council have written a position paper in support of animal research. This document, available in German and French, can be downloaded here.



The Bruno and Ilse Frick Foundation for Research on ALS is calling for grant applications. The aim of the Foundation is to encourage basic biomedical research related to understanding the cause of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) (100,000 Swiss francs over 2 years).

Deadline: SEPTEMBER 30TH 2018