Introduction to experimental neuroscience
This Bordeaux Summer School offers participants the unique opportunity to discover methods and concepts in neuroscience research through hands-on training within the premises of the Bordeaux School of Neuroscience.
Graduate and doctoral students from various disciplines will follow case-based teaching by taking part in mini-projects supervised by experienced doctoral students and international experts in neuroscience, covering questions and techniques used in modern neuroscience research laboratories. Topics covered will include:
- Cell biology and imaging
- Molecular and cellular biology, transcriptomics
- In vivo surgery, gene transfer
- Anatomy, brain clearing, connectomics and electron microscopy
- In vitro electrophysiology and optogenetics
- In vivo electrophysiology and imaging
- Human neuroscience
Upon completion, this project-based summer school will allow participants to:
- Better understand basic experimental approaches in neuroscience research
- Directly perform the experiments
- Strengthen their international scientific network
18 Jul 2022 - 30 Jul 2022
Master / Graduate
|Program fee||1,500 EUR|
|Accommodation fee||Included in program fee|
|Extra information about the
› Free of charge for students from the University of Bordeaux
› 1,500€ for other participants (including weekday lunches, coffee breaks, accommodation and social program costs)
|Application deadline||20 April 2022|
The course is designed for graduate and doctoral students from various disciplines (biology, physics, chemistry, mathematics, computer science, psychology, medicine, pharmacy, etc.).
Language requirements: classes are conducted in English or French, depending on the public. Candidates should have a B2 level of English or equivalent.
Candidates must provide a CV and cover letter.