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 our 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

Coronavirus news

ECNP is continuing to adapt its programmes and events to protect participant safety and support global corona containment efforts. All meetings up until summer 2021 have been transitioned to virtual platforms and the 34th ECNP Congress on 2-5 October will be hybrid. Read more.

For the ECNP corona file of video commentary and best practices from experts within the ECNP community, visit this page.

NEWS

ECNP launches a new journal!

ECNP is pleased to announce Neuroscience Applied, a new open-access peer-reviewed journal for original basic, clinical and integrative research with translational relevance for brain health.

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SEROTONIN and BEYOND: a new EU-funded project supported by ECNP 

This new project aims to train the next generation of serotonin researchers and deliver new fundamental insights in how early life changes in serotonin caused by genetic or environmental factors alter brain development and thereby contribute to the cause of serotonergic psychiatric disorders.

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The first ECNP podcast episode is ready!

The ECNP podcast series brings you conversations with some of the leading researchers in applied neuroscience, discussing their work, their career, their vision on the field, and why they do what they do. The first episode is with David Nutt, UK who shares his thoughts about the major findings in brain science and the future of psychiatry.

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ECNP Networks and twgs

ECNP Networks foster collaboration among experts interested in specific brain-research topics. As well as the Networks themselves, ECNP has also instituted Thematic Working Groups (TWGs) as a way to stimulate new Networks activities, encourage collaboration and facilitate the Networks mission.

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