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Neurosciences: Community

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Professional Organizations

American Neurological Association
A professional society of academic neurologists and neuroscientists devoted to training and educating neurologists and other physicians in the neurologic sciences and to expanding understanding of diseases of the nervous system and our ability to treat them.

Cognitive Neuroscience Society
The Cognitive Neuroscience Society (CNS) is committed to the development of mind and brain research aimed at investigating the psychological, computational, and neuroscientific bases of cognition.

International Behavioral Neuroscience Society
The International Behavioral Neuroscience Society (IBNS) was formed to encourage research and education in the field of behavioral neuroscience. Founded in 1992, the IBNS has members from 34 different countries and consist of scientists, clinicians, teachers, and others with a background and interest in the relationship between brain and behavior.

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
Is part of the NIH and provides information about research and funding opportunities

Organization for Human Brain Mapping
An international organization dedicated to using neuro-imaging to discover the organization of the human brain.

Society for Neuroscience
The Society for Neuroscience (SFN) offers annual meetings, publications, and employment listserv.

NeuWrite San Diego    NeuWrite San Diego

...a collaborative group of scientists from various departments at UCSD, including UCSD NeurosciencesPsychologyCognitive Science, and Biology, and from the Salk Institute. We share a love of writing and of [neuro]science, and the goal of this blog is to share those loves with a wider audience. We meet every other week to critique writing samples and discuss other avenues for science communication. 

Department of Neurosciences - UC San Diego School of Medicine

The Department of Neurosciences is a community of scholars whose work - individually and collaboratively - seeks to transform understanding of the brain and mind and creates new paradigms for knowing the human condition and caring for it.