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4th BRAINN Congress



The 4th BRAINN Congress will be held in Campinas, SP, Brazil, in March 27th to 29th, 2017, with pre-congress courses on March 24th to 26th 2017.


The BRAINN congress is a meeting which aims to gather researchers and students (both at graduate and undergraduate levels) working in neuroscience, neurotechnology, and related fields. The main goal is to foster stronger communication and collaborations, in order to reach high quality research standards.


The Congress is an initiative of project BRAINN (Brazilian Institute of Neuroscience and Neurotechnology), which is a Research, Innovation and Dissemination Center (RIDC) of São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP). BRAINN congregates researchers from many areas (neurology, physics, electrical engineering, psychology, among others), coming mainly from University of Campinas – UNICAMP and from Center of Information Technology Renato Archer, which is a federal center of research and development; but also from other Brazilian institutions, such as Federal University of ABC, Federal University of São Paulo, Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul, among others; as well as some foreign institutions, such as University of Montreal and University College London, among others.


As the name implies, project BRAINN focuses on basic science research on neuroscience, coupled with the development of technologies that can assist in the diagnosis, prognosis and treatment of neurological diseases, mainly but not restricted to, epilepsy and stroke.


The 4th BRAINN Congress is open to attendants from any research groups that have an interest in exchanging information and experiences with BRAINN participants.






Organizing Committee

Eleri Cardozo – School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, UNICAMP
Fernando Cendes – Medical Sciences School, UNICAMP
Gabriela Castellano – Institute of Physics Gleb Wataghin, UNICAMP
Li Li Min – Medical Sciences School, UNICAMP
Roberto Covolan – Institute of Physics Gleb Wataghin, UNICAMP

Executive secretaries

Andréa Ismara de Araújo Ruas
Lilian Cristina dos Santos Costa Capelli
Sônia Neves Romeu Silva

Scientific Committee


Ana Carolina Coan
André Schwambach Vieira
Benilton Carvalho

Brunno Machado de Campos

Carlos Alberto Stefano Filho
Cláudia Vianna Maurer Morelli

Danyella Barbosa Dogini
Diogo Coutinho Soriano
Eric Rohmer
Gabriela Castellano
Leticia Rittner
Li Li Min
Marcio Luiz Figueredo Balthazar

Mariana Pinheiro Bento
Raphael Fernandes Casseb
Sarah Negreiros de Carvalho



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