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

SSN Annual Meeting 2019

Friday February 1, 2019 | Campus Biotech, Geneva

Final program and detailed information coming soon



Pre-meeting symposium organized by the ySSN

“Neural population coding and emergent properties of cell assemblies”

Thursday January 31, 2019, Campus Biotech, Geneva

Registration opening soon

Best Publication Award

Every calendar year, the SSN highlights the best publications by a young member in three different domains of neuroscience:

I. Development and Cellular Neuroscience

II. Systems and Behavioral Neuroscience

III. Human and Clinical Neuroscience.

Both PhD  students  and first-year postdocs are considered young SSN members.

The deadline for application is December 15, 2018

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 December 1, 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 RADALA FOUNDATION https://www.radala-foundation.com/
The Radala Foundation is looking for established, leading principal investigators eligible for 200,000 CHF research funding to pursue a potentially ground-breaking, high-risk project for 2 years in basic research in ALS.

Contact: Prof. A.C. Kato, President of the Scientific Advisory Board, Faculty of Medicine, University of Geneva, Switzerland ([tocco-encoded-addr:MTA3LDk3LDExNiwxMTEsNjQsMTE0LDk3LDEwMCw5NywxMDgsOTcsNDUsMTAyLDExMSwxMTcsMTEwLDEwMCw5NywxMTYsMTA1LDExMSwxMTAsNDYsOTksMTExLDEwOQ==])

Deadline: November 30, 2018