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.
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.
Deadline: January 21, 2018.
This year, the SSN will present three "SSN Best Publication Awards", one for each category:
1. Development and Cellular Neuroscience
2. Systems and Behavioral Neuroscience
3. Human and Clinical Neuroscience
Applicants must indicate for which category they want their article to be considered.
Deadline: December 22, 2017.
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 March 1, 2018