Keynote speakers

Prof. Yuriy M Usachev
Professor of Pharmacology
University of Iowa

Research focus:
Molecular and cellular mechanisms of pain transmission and neurodegeneration.

Prof. Gal Richter Levin
Head of The Brain and Behavior Laboratory
University of Haifa

Research focus:
Neurobiology of stress-related disorders

Prof. Boris Safronov
Head of Neuronal Networks Group
Institute for molecular and cell biology

Research focus:
Basic principles of organization and physiological functioning of spinal nociceptive processing circuitries.

Prof. Evgeni Ponimaskin
Professor at the Department of Cellular Neurophysiology
Hannover Medical School

Research focus:
Post-translational modifications of the signaling proteins and their role in the regulation of the signal transduction

Prof. Georgy Bakalkin
Professor at the Department of Pharmaceutical Biosciences,
Uppsala University

Research focus:
Biological Research on Drug Dependence; Molecular Neuropsychopharmacology

Prof. Merab Tsagareli
Head of Laboratory of Pain and Analgesia
Beritashvili Center of Experimental Biomedicine

Research focus:
Pharmacology of analgesia; tolerance and side effects of non-steroidal, anti-inflammatory drugs.

Prof. Sinerik Airapetyan
Chairholder of UNESCO Chair in Life Sciences
International Postgraduate Educational Center

Research focus:
Intracellular Signaling System in Norm and Pathology

Prof. Yuri Zilberter
Director of research
Aix-Marseille Université, INSERM

Research focus:
Neuronal networks. Control of excitability in normal and pathological brain conditions.

Prof. Piotr Bregestovski
Emeritus Director of Research
Aix-Marseille Université

Research focus:
Dynamics of neuronal chloride homeostasis

Dr. Roman Cregg
National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery;
University College Hospital

Research focus:
Mechanisms of neuronal hyperexcitability in patients affected by complex chronic pain disorders.

Dr. Oksana Berezovskaya
Associate Professor of Neurology,
Harvard Medical School

Research focus:
Cellular and molecular mechanisms of Alzheimer's disease pathology

Dr. Norbert Weiss
Head of the laboratory at the Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry
Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic
Czech Republic

Research focus:
Understanding the molecular and cellular mechanisms underlying human diseases caused by dysfunction of calcium channels

Registration deadline is extended

New registration deadline is April 16, 2017

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  • Registration deadline - April 16, 2017
  • Congress starts - June 7, 2017