EXTENSION for Abstract Submission 2016

The 2016 SOBR Committee has received many high-quality abstracts and to give opportunity to those who may have missed Friday’s deadline, we have extended our period of accepted abstracts. Please submit by Saturday 15 October (n.b. this will be the final deadline). To submit an abstract, please complete and submit this form. Registration remains free and can be done using this form at any time (please note this needs to completed separately from the abstract submission form, and delegates are welcome to attend with or without also submitting an abstract)….

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Final Speaker Announcement

SOBR is very excited to announce A/Prof Naotsugu Tsuchiya, along with Professor Ingrid Scheffer AO, will be joining us on Friday 18 November at Storey Hall, RMIT University. Click attending to our Facebook event and make sure you submit your abstract before 30 September! And remember, you don’t need to be presenting your research to attend! Register and come along to support your fellow brain researchers.

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Abstract Submission Open for 2016 Student Symposium!

The 2016 SOBR Committee is very excited to announce that abstract submission is open for the 2016 SOBR Student Symposium!! Download the form from Dropbox: http://bit.ly/SOBRabstract2016 Important information: Date: Friday 18th November 2016 Location: Storey Hall, RMIT University, Melbourne Abstract submissions close: Friday 30th September 2016 Registration: http://bit.ly/SOBRSymp2016 Our first plenary speaker announcement is Professor Ingrid Scheffer AO. To find out more about Professor Ingrid Scheffer’s work check out her website: http://www.ingridscheffer.com/ Don’t be discouraged if you don’t have any work to submit – register anyway to support and meet…

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A HUGE THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS

We look forward to seeing you at the professional development dinner on Wednesday 25 May 2016 SOBR 2016 PARTNER Department of Physiology, Monash University This is about the Biomedicine Discovery Institute Neuroscience (BDI). The Department of Physiology is part of the BDI. Monash has a strong national profile in Neuroscience, having achieved the maximum ranking (ERA 5, well above the world average) in both ERA assessments. Our BDI Neuroscience Program has a strong network of Monash partners including the Monash Institute of Cognitive and Clinical Neuroscience (MICCN) and the Australian…

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MEDIA RELEASE

Beyond the Lab: Rebranding your Science Australia’s future neuroscientists will converge at the State Library of Victoria on 25 May for the Students of Brain Research (SOBR) Network’s annual professional development dinner. Victorian Lead Scientist, Leonie Walsh, and prominent consumer psychologist and regular on the Gruen Transfer, Adam Ferrier, will speak on the theme of “Beyond the Lab: Rebranding your Science” to an audience of students and VIPs from top brain research institutes and industry. “This year’s dinner is an important event for the Victorian neuroscience community, said Tom Burns,…

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SAVE THE DATE – Wednesday 25th May 2016

The SOBR 2016 Committee is excited to announce the date and speakers for the 2016 Professional Development Dinner. WHEN: Wednesday 25th May WHO: Leonie Walsh Victorian Lead Scientist and current chair of the Victorian Government Innovation Expert Panel with more than 25 years of technology leadership experience Adam Ferrier Consumer Psychologist, Global Chief Strategy Officer / Partner at independent agency Cummins&Partners and regular on the Gruen TV series Dr. Andi Horvath Award winning science communicator with over 20 years experience in science broadcasting WHERE: State Library of Victoria Put this…

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2016

As the 2016 SOBR Committee we are excited to have the opportunity to build upon and extend the great work of previous years. We hope to help SOBR continue to be as brilliant as it has been and look forward to what promises to be an exceptional year! Thank you to all of the students, sponsors, volunteer judges and reviewers, VIPs, and guest speakers who have made 2015 a fantastic year for SOBR. It’s time for the 2015 committee to sign off and welcome the new committee for 2016: President –…

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