About the Workshop

From networks to behavior and back – a EBPS Young Scientist Workshop

Date – August, 28th 2019
Participants – 24 (max.)
Venue – School of Medicine/Life and Health Sciences Research Institute, University of Minho
Objectives – In this workshop participants will be offered an overview on the most updated techniques to analyze rodent behavior as well as to record and/or manipulate the activity of relevant brain networks. Participants will have the opportunity to operate equipment and conduct small experiments in hands-on sessions. Finally, in the plenary session an integrated view on how this techniques can be combined to study a specific question will be presented.
Audience – The course is intended to national and international undergraduate Master and PhD students as well as to post-doc researchers interested in the neuronal substrates of behavior from both ethological or disease-model perspectives.


Applicants must be students (MSc and PhDs) and post doc researchers.
They should submit an abstract to be eligible for Workshop application.


The Workshop applications should be made through the online abstract submission form until the 15th of June. Applicants are additionally asked to submit a 2-page CV (NIH format) and a proof of status (either student or post doc) in the online form.
Selection of the Workshop Participants will be made based on the submitted abstract and CV (2-page CV NIH format to be submitted in the online registration form).

Note that the selected participants will not pay additional fees.