2018 ANS Conference

ANS 2018 Call for Symposia

The Australasian Neuroscience Society Council and Conference Organising Committee are delighted to announce that the Call for Symposia submissions for the 2018 Brisbane is now open! You can submit your proposal via the online submission management system Currinda. Click here to begin the submission process.

The annual meeting of the Australasian Neuroscience Society will take place at the Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre from 3 – 6 December 2018.

To submit your proposal, you will first need to create a profile (if you do not have one already) in Currinda. This is a simple step and will take less than two minutes to set up.

Please carefully read the Policy and Guidelines prior to submission. The closing date for all submissions will be 31 March 2018. No submissions will be accepted after this date.

Submissions are encouraged from across all research areas represented within the membership.  The research themes are as follows:

  • Development and regeneration
  • Excitability and synaptic transmission
  • Sensory systems
  • Motor systems
  • Autonomic/neuroendocrine systems
  • Limbic and other systems
  • Glia
  • Cognition/learning and behaviour
  • Clinical disorders and injury of the nervous system
  • New techniques in neuroscience
  • History of neuroscience and neuroscience teaching
  • Neuroengineering
  • other

Consideration will also be given to symposia that include speakers from broader areas of research aligned with the field of neuroscience.

All Australasian proposers, chairs and speakers must be current members of ANS. Prior to submission, the proposer should obtain email confirmation from all speakers that they will travel to Brisbane to attend the meeting.

Amendments can be made to your submission up until the deadline. Simply log into your Currinda profile, select the proposal you wish to amend and navigate through the tabs at the top of the page to the sections you wish to change.

Should you have any questions about the submission process, please get in contact with the ANS Conference Secretariat:

Cherie McMeekin
ANS Conference Secretariat
c-/ The Association Specialists
P: 02 9431 8600
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