European Society for Neurochemistry (ESN)

is a scientific society with the aim:

  •  to advance Neurochemistry for the public benefit
  •  to promote the development of Neurochemistry in Europe
  •  to promote young neurochemists


ESN elections 2019

Thank you for your active participation in the election of the ESN Secretary and  ESN Council Members! 

ESN secretary elect:

Prof. Illana Gozes, Israel

New ESN Council members:

Prof. Pavle Andjus, Serbia

Prof. Carlos Duarte, Portugal

Dr. Elena Rybnikova, Russia

The elected members will start their term after the ESN General Business meeting in Milan on September 2, 2019.


ESN Bachelard Lectureship award 2019

will be given to

Prof Pam Fredman (Sweden)


ESN  Young Scientist Lectureship awards  2019

will be given to

Dr Magalie Martineau (Bordeaux, France)

Dr Aiman Saab (Zurich, Switzerland)

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ESN Young Member Symposium speakerof the ESN Milan meeting has been selected

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Next ESN meetings

Programme at
a Glance!

23rd ESN Biennial Meeting –
7th Conference on Molecular Mechanisms of Regulation in the Nervous System

September 1‐4, 2019, Milan, Italy

On-site registration starts on
September 1, 2019


Other meetings

ISN-ASN 2019

August 4-8, 2019, Montréal

ESN booth at the meeting

Former ESN President
Prof. Ralf Dringen
is now ISN President

Prof. Ralf Dringen (GER)


“10th World Congress of Neuroscience IBRO 2019

September 21-25, 2019 Daegu, Korea

Your advantages of being an ESN member are:

  • you automatically become an ISN and FENS member.
  • reduced registration fees for ESN Conferences, biennial ISN Meetings, biennial FENS Forum and other FENS meetings.
  • free access to European Journal of Neuroscience, FENS higher education and training initiatives and FENS travel stipends.
  • multiple options to actively contribute to the development of Neurochemistry in Europe by:
  • submitting Workshop and Symposium proposals for ESN conferences.
  • suggesting candidates for the ESN Young Scientist Lectureship Award.
  • becoming an organizer of an ESN Conference.
  • becoming a member of the ESN Council.

Join ESN now!







In memoriam

Jackie de Belleroche

ESN Company Secretary, UK