Poster presentations 1st prize: Morne Du Plessis Methylation quantitative trait loci associated with PTSD in a South African population 3rd prize: Aqeeda Roomaney Childhood trauma and genetic variation in the DAT 40-bp VNTR contribute to HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders. Pre-recorded presentations 1st prize: Palesa Lombaard The effect of ibogaine on GluA1 in the dorsal and Read more about SANS Symposium 2020 Prize Winners[…]
Please see attached agenda for the AGM taking place tomorrow 20 November 13h15-14h30 during our virtual symposium https://saneurosoc.co.za/sans-2020-symposium/schedule/
The SANS 2020 symposium schedule is live! SANS 2020 Schedule The Zoom meeting details are on the same page. Looking forward to an exciting line-up of live oral, pre-recorded oral and poster presentations 08h00-18h00 tomorrow. Attendance is FREE for all registered SANS members. See you in the morning!
Abstract submissions are closed! We have received excellent submissions and look forward to showcasing the Society’s best researchers. If you have submitted your abstract, make sure your presenter registration is complete as soon as possible https://saneurosoc.co.za/membership-confirmation/?level=2 Only presenters pay registration fees, so if you would like to participate as an audience member, its Read more about Registration for SANS symposium 20 Nov[…]
The abstract submission deadline has been extended to 10 November. Submit your abstracts for our first-ever online symposium that will take place on 20 November 2020! Keynote speakers: Profs Paul Manger (SA) and Hamed Ekhtiari (USA). Submit your abstracts for poster presentation, pre-recorded oral presentation and live oral presentation. The top three presenters from each Read more about Abstract submission deadline 10 Nov for SANS-20-11-20[…]
Prof. Paul Manger will address the SANS virtual symposium on 20 November https://saneurosoc.co.za/sans–2020-symposium/ Why study brains and behaviour of different mammals? The majority of neuroscience research is focussed on 3 species, rat, mouse and human. The general aim is to understand the basis of human neural function and dysfunction, and to develop therapeutics or interventions; Read more about SANS2020 Keynote Speaker Prof Paul Manger[…]
Prof Hamed Ekhtiari will address the SANS virtual symposium on 20 November https://saneurosoc.co.za/sans-2020-symposium/ How Neuroscience Could Reshape the Future of Addiction Treatment and Prevention Abstract In 2018, 269 million people around the world had used drugs, and over 35 million suffer from substance use disorders (SUDs). However, there is a serious limitation of available treatments Read more about SANS Keynote speaker- Prof Hamed Ekhtiari[…]
Please save the date for this year’s SANS conference and AGM which will take place at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, on Friday 20 November 2020. Further details to follow. Looking forward to welcoming you all to Jozi and WITS!
Please see attached agenda for the AGM taking place on the 21stSeptember 2019, 17h45-18h45, Meeting Room 11, Century City Conference Centre, Cape Town, South Africa.