3 Day Course: High Performance Computing for Freesufer and Neuroimaging

Dr Stefan du Plessis is offering a course on High Performance Computing for Freesurfer and Neuroimaging.  This 3 day course (26 – 28 November 2018) will be held at the Centre for High Performance Computing in Cape Town.       Please find further information on the outcomes, requirements and cost in the flyer CHPC 2018 Read more about 3 Day Course: High Performance Computing for Freesufer and Neuroimaging[…]

Senior Scientist Post: Department of Psychiatry, Stellenbosch University

Senior Scientist Advert_SU_DeptPsychiatry_Eng Senior Scientist/Lecturer: Department of Psychiatry Stellenbosch University (One year full-time contract position, with the possibility of renewal) (Ref. TGB09/185/0518)   Duties: Coordinating and managing the interface between departmental research teams working on potentially overlapping areas; Providing and promoting more effective ‘pathways-to-impact’ research within psychiatric genomics-associated studies; Promoting research capacity-building and awareness of Read more about Senior Scientist Post: Department of Psychiatry, Stellenbosch University[…]

Principles of Wiring of the Human Connectome

Please join the Wits Cortex Club for a seminar on ‘Principles of Wiring of the Human Connectome’ by Prof Martijn van den Heuvel of Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam on Tuesday 24 April at 13h00 at the Adler Museum of Medicine, Wits Faculty of Health Sciences. Seminar Summary: ‘Using network science as a general framework to study Read more about Principles of Wiring of the Human Connectome[…]

Postdoc fellowship-University of Stellenbosch

A position for a postdoctoral fellow is available in the Department of Psychiatry at the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University. Successful candidates will have the opportunity to work in a dynamic Neuropsychiatric Genetics research group. The proposed project involves identifying PTSD disease-associated variants by integrating available high-throughput RNAseq and GWAS data. Expression Read more about Postdoc fellowship-University of Stellenbosch[…]

Save the Date: 2018 SANS symposium within CoBNeST

First Conference of Biomedical and Natural Sciences and Therapeutics (CoBNeST 2018). SANS is excited to announce collaboration with several learned societies – CoBNeST, in which our SANS symposium and AGM will be held. Date: 7-10 October 2018 Place: Spier Estate, Stellenbosch, Western Cape, South Africa CoBNeST is an informal association between societies with shared interests Read more about Save the Date: 2018 SANS symposium within CoBNeST[…]

SANS Symposium & AGM 2017

The SANS Symposium which includes a special symposium on Psychiatric Genetics will be hosted this year by the Biological Psychiatry Congress Will be held on the 16th of September, 2017, Vergelegen Room, The Lord Charles Hotel, Somerset West, Western Cape  The SANS AGM will be held on the same day and venue as the symposium, 17h00-18h00, Read more about SANS Symposium & AGM 2017[…]

Metabolic Brain Disease: Progress in Neuroscience in Africa – Call closing 4 August 2017

Progress in Neuroscience in Africa (PiNiA) A Special Issue of Metabolic Brain Disease (MEBR)  Link to MEBR http://link.springer.com/journal/11011 IF 2015: 2.603     5 year IF: 2.525 We invite Neuroscientists across Africa for paper submissions for this upcoming special issue of MEBR which serves to highlight PiNiA Submissions will be accepted: until 4 August, 2017 Expected Read more about Metabolic Brain Disease: Progress in Neuroscience in Africa – Call closing 4 August 2017[…]

Metabolic Brain Disease: Progress in Neuroscience in Africa – Call for Papers

Progress in Neuroscience in Africa (PiNiA) A Special Issue of Metabolic Brain Disease (MEBR)  Link to MEBR http://link.springer.com/journal/11011 IF 2015: 2.603     5 year IF: 2.525 We invite Neuroscientists across Africa for paper submissions for this upcoming special issue of MEBR which serves to highlight PiNiA Submissions will be accepted: until 14 July, 2017 Expected publication Read more about Metabolic Brain Disease: Progress in Neuroscience in Africa – Call for Papers[…]