The 2017 AS4SAN conference will take place on the 15th and 16th of June at the Melbourne Brain Centre.
Marc Sollberger is an Assistant Professor of Neurology at the University Center for Medicine of Aging Basel and the University Hospital Basel, Switzerland. He worked for two years as a post-doctoral fellow at the UCSF Memory and Aging Center investigating clinical and neural substrates of personality traits and self-awareness in neurodegenerative disease. His current research areas include the perception of emotional and social signals in behavioral variant frontotemporal dementia and psychiatric diseases.
Abstract submissions for the 3rd Annual AS4SAN Conference are now open and will close 14th February 2016. For information about the conference, abstract submissions and registration, please click here.
The 3rd AS4SAN meeting held in conjunction with Brain Sciences UNSW will be held 23-24th June 2016 at the University of Technology, Sydney (UTS).
The conference organising committee include:
- Prof Skye McDonald, UNSW
- A/Prof Branka Spehar, UNSW
- A/Prof Olivier Piguet, NeuRA
- Dr Michelle Kelly, University of Newcastle
- Dr Jacqueline Rushby, UNSW
- Dr Steve Most, UNSW
- Dr Fiona Kumfor, NeuRA
- Dr Cynthia Honan, University of Tasmania
Stay tuned for more information.
On 23rd September 2015, the Australian Society for Social and Affective Neuroscience was officially recognised as an incorporated association. This is an exciting step in the development and recognition of the field of social and affective neuroscience in Australia.