ECNP Congress

The annual ECNP Congress is Europe’s premier scientific meeting for disease-oriented brain research, annually attracting between 4,000 and 6,000 neuroscientists, psychiatrists, neurologists and psychologists from around the world.

ECNP offers special rates for junior scientists, non-MDs (basic scientists), ECNP members and for residents of a country with a developing economy (CDE).
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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.
Besides the congress, 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. 

Register before 31 August

Until this date you can register online and benefit from the lower registration fees.
After this date, it is only possible to register on-site.

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"I am interested in the chemistry of the human body"
Magnus Ingelman-Sundberg, speaker at the 29th ECNP Congress

Professor Ingelman-Sundberg currently leads a research programme focusing on genetic and epigenetic factors of importance for interindividual differences in drug response and adverse drug reactions. His lifelong career in biochemistry, molecular toxicology and pharmacology has led to the discovery of many of the genetic bases for interindividual variation in cytochrome P450 enzymes as central to drug metabolism, and his work is increasingly relevant today as psychiatry teeters on the brink of personalised therapy.

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Download now: the ECNP app!

Do you already have our ECNP app on your device? This app is already full of information about the 29th ECNP Congress! And more will be added on the go... The app is available for free download on Apple and Android devices. Search for ECNP in your app store, or scan the QR code on the left.

General Assembly of ECNP members taking place in Vienna

The next General Assembly will take place during the 29th ECNP Congress on Monday 19 September (12.15 hours) at the Austria Center Vienna.

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We offer several activities that are exclusively for junior scientists: Career development sessions, the Science-on-the-rocks that is taking place at a location in the city centre of Vienna and much more...

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Why the ECNP Congress?

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