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1st BIGS Neuroscience Summer School 2017

April 24, 2017

1st BIGS Neuroscience Summer School BONN, 15 – 24 May, 2017 The aim of this summer school is to provide a systematic introduction to central topics in neuroscience. Key topics: Molecular Biology and Genetics, Cellular and Developmental Neuroscience, Disease and… Read more »

Effective and Dynamic Scientific Presentations

November 29, 2016

A 2-day workshop, where the focus lies on performance, delivery, and effective messaging of scientific presentations. The workshop is geared toward researchers with presentation experience who would like to uncover and improve the effectiveness of their individual presentation style so… Read more »

Neuroimaging Techniques Course – Winter 2017

November 7, 2016

Winter course – January 13 – 25, 2017 at the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience. This is an intensive and comprehensive laboratory-oriented course focusing on applying imaging techniques to neuroscience research. Participants will gain exposure to modern imaging tools… Read more »

Workshop in Microscopy and Quantitative Histology

September 15, 2016

University of Bonn and the Bonn International Graduate Studies (BIGS) Program The goal of this workshop is to combine formalized lectures on the principles of microscopy and quantitative histology (stereology) with practical sessions on the use of confocal microscopes and… Read more »

Pub Crawl with IMPRS

March 17, 2016

Together with the IMPRS for brain and behavior applicants, we had a small pub crawl through Bonn on March 15th. Nice people, good conversations and of course some drinks and food made it an awesome evening!

Neuroimaging Techniques

October 30, 2015

Neuroimaging Techniques This is an intensive and comprehensive laboratory-oriented course focusing on applying imaging techniques to neuroscience research. The objective of this imaging course is to gain exposure to modern imaging tools from principle optics to applications in modern neuroscience.

Workshop in Microscopy and Quantitative Histology

September 30, 2015

University of Bonn and the Bonn International Graduate Studies (BIGS) Program The goal of this workshop is to combine formalized lectures on the principles of microscopy and quantitative histology (stereology) with practical sessions on the use of microscopes and post-acquisition… Read more »

BIGS Neuroscience Student Symposium 2015

June 24, 2015

We are happy to announce that from 16th till the 18th of November, our very first BIGS Neuroscience Student Symposium will take place on Diez, Germany. In this event, students from BIGS will present their projects in either short talks or posters. Additionally,… Read more »

New Sonderforschungsbereich in Neuroscience

December 22, 2014

A new Sonderforschungsbereich (SFB 1089) in Neuroscience at the University Bonn is sponsored by the German Research Foundation (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft, DFG)! Read more in the press release »