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    Applications now open for the IBRO-UM5 Advanced School on Basic, Preclinical and Clinical Neurophysiology

    *Please note: Deadline and School Dates have been changed*

    IBRO-UM5 Advanced School on Basic, Preclinical and Clinical Neurophysiology

    Rabat, Morocco

    March 1 – 14, 2018


    Organizer: Prof. Abdelhamid Benazzouz (Neurodegenerative Diseases Institute, University of Bordeaux) 

    Aims and Scope of the School:

    Learn about the principles of Neurophysiology and how it is important to decipher basic physiological mechanisms in the central nervous system and also to understand the pathophysiology of brain diseases such as Movement disorders (Parkinson's disease and related disorders, dystonia, etc.).


    During this school,  experts of international renown in basic, preclinical and clinical neurophysiology will provide high-level lectures and hands-on training on the principles of electrophysiology from isolated cells to complex networks in animals and humans. An interest will also be given to the use of clinical neurophysiology to determine the diagnosis of certain central and peripheral pathologies.

    Who should apply to this School?

    Ph.D. students, Post-docs, Young neurologists and neurophysiologists from all over Africa, including sub-Saharan nations.

    What costs will be covered for selected applicants?

    Travel expenses, hotel accommodation, meals.

    Application deadline: November 30, 2017 (11:59 p.m. CET)

    Apply here

    For all enquiries, please contact Dr. Abdelhamid Benazzouz at