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Research Funding Roundtable – Organization for Human Brain Mapping

Suitable for:
brain researchers

Research Funding Roundtable – Organization for Human Brain Mapping

When:
18th June 2015
Time:
11:45am
Where:

Room 316C Hawaii Convention Center, Honolulu.

Cost:
Free for OHBM2015 registrants
  • What trends in brain research funding can we expect as government agency budgets tighten?  
  • What major brain mapping initiatives are on the horizon?
  • What scope is there for international partnerships in brain mapping?
  • What are grant reviewers actually thinking?  

Bring your lunch and spend an hour with representatives from leading international funding agencies to get answers to all your questions.

Moderator: Gary Egan, Centre for Integrative Brain Function (Australia). 

Roundtable panelists include:

  • Michelle Freund, program officer, National Institute of Mental Health (USA)
  • Linda Lanyon, executive director International Neuroinformatics Coordinating Facility (Sweden)
  • Alumit Ishai, Director of Cognitive Neuroscience Program at National Science Foundation (USA)
  • Tetsuya Matsuda, program officer Brain Mapping by Integrated Neurotechnologies for Disease Studies (Brain/MINDS), Brain Science Institute, Tamagawa University (Japan) 
  • Patrick Bellgowan, program director National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (USA) 

You can ask questions in person, or via Twitter before or during the event using #braindialogue

During and after the roundtable discussion, we encourage you to take this VERY short survey about the event, and the future of brain research.