The 35th Annual Meeting of the Japan Neuroscience Society, 18-21st September 2012, Nagoya, Japan http://www.neuroscience2012.jp/
FAONS (Federation of Asian Oceanian Neuroscience Societies) is running two Symposia within the ANS2013 Melbourne meeting, February 3rd-6th ( www.ans2013.org ).
Convenor: Professor Sarah Dunlop, FAONS President, The University of Western Australia
“Development of Cortical Circuits”
Speakers: Professor Xiang Yu, Institute of Neuroscience, Shanghai, China; Professor Orly Reiner, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel; Dr Tomomi Shimogori, RIKEN, Tokyo, Japan and A/Professor Vidita Vaidya, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai, India.
Chairs: Professor Lind Richards, Queensland Brain Institute and Professor Seong-Seng Tan, Florey Neuroscience Institutes.
“Stress and Drug Addiction”
Speakers: Professor Alon Chen, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel; Professor Gavan McNally, School of Psychology, University of New South Wales, Australia; Professor Lin Lu, National Institute on Drug Dependence, Peking University, Beijing, China; Professor Sung-Gon Kim, Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Pusan National University.
Chairs: Professor Peter Dodd, Queensland Brain Institute and Professor Andrew Lawrence, Florey Neuroscience Institutes.