ECNP Congress

The annual ECNP Congress is Europe’s premier scientific meeting for disease-oriented brain research, annually attracting between 4,000 and 6,000 neuroscientists, psychiatrists and neurologists from around the world.

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. View website.

Besides the congress, 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.


The 34th ECNP Congress will take place on 2-5 October 2021 at:

Centro de Congressos de Lisboa (CCL)
Praça das Indústrias
1300-307 Lisboa

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34th ECNP Congress: a new plenary lecture confirmed

Carmen Sandi, Switzerland is a world leader in the field that connects stress with brain function and behaviour. Her laboratory adopts an integrative research program in rodents and humans, and places a strong emphasis on understanding the neurobiology of individual differences. A current strong focus of her studies is on the role of mitochondria and metabolism in brain, behaviour and psychopathology.

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Last issue of the ECNP newsletter

Many interesting topics in this month’s ECNP newsletter: abstract submission for the ECNP Workshop for Early Career Scientists in Europe Virtual, application still open for the New Frontiers in Digital Health Meeting Virtual, four Plenary Lectures confirmed for the 34th ECNP Congress and much more...

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Official housing agency

c’accommodation (trademark of Colloquium Brussels) is the appointed official housing agency for the 34th ECNP Congress, Lisbon 2021 and is the only company offering accommodation on behalf of ECNP.

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