Skip navigation

    Applications now open for IBRO-MENA Advanced School in Neurodegenerative Disorders: Translation into Clinical Neurology

    IBRO-MENA Advanced School in Neurodegenerative Disorders: Translation into Clinical Neurology

    Irbid, Jordan

    November 20 -  23, 2017


    Organizer: Dr. Karem Alzoubi (Jordan University of Science and Technology)

    Aims and Scope of the School:

    To learn about basic principles of neuroscience, neurodegenerative diseases/disorders. Their mechanisms, translation into clinical neurology, novel and emerging technologies, and frontiers in neuroscience.


    The school will cover basic principles of neural networks, neural transmission, and plasticity, neurodegenerative diseases including Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, Huntington’s disease, etc., genome editing and engineering, personalized medicine, and stem cells applications in neuroscience and neurology. The school will also include a number of professional development workshops and practical training.

    Who should apply to this School?

    Graduate students, junior and prospective researchers in neuroscience.

    What costs will be covered for selected applicants?

    Airline tickets, accommodation, meals and coffee breaks and ground transportation.

    Application deadline: September 10, 2017 (11:59 p.m. CET)

    Apply here

    For all enquiries, please contact Dr. Karem Alzoubi at