About ECNP

ECNP is an independent scientific association dedicated to the science and treatment of disorders of the brain. It is the largest non-institutional supporter of applied and translational neuroscience research and education in Europe. Read more...

ECNP offers membership to established scholars in the field and all those with an active interest in applied and translational neuroscience. Corresponding membership is also open for those not resident in Europe.  To the membership pages

ECNP organises a wide range of scientific and educational activities, programmes and events across Europe, promoting the exchange of high-quality experimental and clinical research in applied and translational neuroscience and fostering young scientists and clinicians. View agenda

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ECNP New Frontiers Meeting 2024, 17-18 March 2024

Registration for virtual participation is STILL OPEN!
A consensus roadmap for a new diagnostic framework for mental disorders’ explores how, by linking the classification of neuropsychiatric disorders to their underlying biology, new pathways might be opened to precision diagnostics and the development of new and better treatments.

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NEWS

Knowledge gaps in psychedelic medicalisation

Check out the latest groundbreaking research article on 'Knowledge gaps in psychedelic medicalization: Preclinical and neuroimaging mechanisms', now available in Neuroscience Applied, ECNP’s fully open-access scientific journal.

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From tokenism to empowerment: lived experience experts in research

In this NEW podcast, Vanessa Pinfold, United Kingdom, and Annemiek van Berkel, the Netherlands, discuss how to truly engage lived experience in research.

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Modernising the concept of ADHD

Join this free online talk on 4 March 2024 at 16.30 for an enlightening discussion on modernizing the concept of ADHD with Barbara Franke, the Netherlands.

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Neuroscience Applied

Call for submissions

All publications in Neuroscience Applied submitted by 30 June 2024 will be free of charge for authors.

Neuroscience Applied is ECNP’s fully open-access scientific journal, targeting the intersection between neuroscience, applications and new treatment horizons.

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BRAINS ON BRAINS Podcast

From tokenism to empowerment: lived experience experts in research

In this podcast, Vanessa Pinfold, United Kingdom, and Annemiek van Berkel, the Netherlands, discuss how to truly engage lived experience in research.