Call for nomination of the EBPS Distinguished Scientist Award and of the Young Scientist Award

Nominations should be sent by email to the Secretary of EBPS (secretary@ebps.org) or to  cristiano.chiamulera@univr.it   

by the 27th  July 2018 (11 pm CET)

Psychopharmacology - call for papers

 is pleased to announce an upcoming Special Issue on Neuroimmune Signaling in Psychiatric Disorders, co-edited by Lawrence H. Price and A. Leslie Morrow. We invite submissions of both reviews and original articles related to this topic. If you would like to contribute, please contact the editors briefly describing the topic. The target date for submissions is August 30, 2018. Instructions to Authors are found at



Psychopharmacology is pleased to announce an upcoming Special Issue on Microbiome in Psychiatry & Psychopharmacology, co-edited by John Cryan and Harriet de Wit. We are inviting submissions of both reviews and original articles related to this topic. If you would like to write a review, please contact the editors briefly describing the topic. The target date for submissions in September 30, 2018.  Please consult the journal website for instructions for format and submissions.


Workshop: Computational Approaches on Animal & Human Behavior


We are pleased to confirm the that the EBPS Workshop entitled “Animal and Human Behavior: Using Computational Approaches to Build a Two-way Bridge”, will be held July 29-31, 2018, at Downing College in the University of Cambridge, UK.

This workshop is designed to foster discussion between sub disciplines and establish a foundation for utilizing computational approaches to better bridge the gap between animal models of maladaptive behavior and human psychopathology.

Those interested exploiting computational approaches to advance our understanding of animal and human behavior and the underlying neurobiological mechanisms are encouraged to attend. A background in computational methods is not required.


Please check the workshop webpage for more information.



"Helpful Hints" for Trainees attending the meeting are available here.

"Welcome Letter" with information regarding transportation, dining, sights, etc. in Cambridge can be found here


We look forward to seeing you in Cambridge!


Shelly Flagel and Martin Paulus

EBPS Workshop Organizers

2018 Membership Renewal

Call for EBPS Membership Renewal 2018


Dear EBPS Member,


This is to remind you that it is time to renew your membership for 2018.  


The full membership fee remains at €70 and the student fee at €15 only.


Membership provides you with a number of benefits:


Free membership of FENS

Free online access to European Journal of Neuroscience

Free online access to Psychopharmacology

Eligibility to apply for bursaries to attend EBPS workshops and biennial meetings (subject to age and status)

Eligibility to submit symposium proposals for future biennial meetings

Eligibility to nominate, and to be nominated, to the EBPS Distinguished Achievement Award and the EBPS Young Scientist Award

Reduced registration fees for the upcoming 2018 EBPS Workshop in Cambridge, UK - Computational Approaches on Animal & Human Behavior

Reduced registration fees for the 2019 EBPS Biennial Meeting in Barga, Portugal and other biennial meetings

Reduced registration fees for other EBPS workshops


To renew your membership, please go to



If you prefer to renew your membership by electronic bank transfer, please contact info@ebps.org for EBPS bank details. 



With best wishes,

Anne Jackson

Treasurer - EBPS

New Job Posting service for EBPS members

Dear EBPS members

We are pleased to offer a Job Posting service that is now available as a dedicated page at the EBPS website.

The service is for both searching and offering positions. Links and emails are available for more info.

For posting a position, please send an email to Christian Chiamulera (cristiano.chiamulera@univr.it) and Daniela Binder (daniela.binder71@gmx.de) with all the details (link, email and logo/images). 

Please also forward the link of the EBPS Job Posting page to your non-members colleagues. 


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