Programme and Invited Speakers

Final programme can be downloaded here.

Planned symposia topics:

  • Integration of central and peripheral systems
  • Oxytocin and behaviour
  • Molecular and cellular aspects of magnocellular neurons
  • Neurohypophysial hormones acting at the hippocampal CA2 regulate social behaviours
  • Vasopressin secretion in health and disease

Confirmed invited speakers:

Plenary speakers
  • Paul Alewood, University of Queensland, Australia
  • Mike Ludwig, University of Edinburgh, UK
  • Andries Kalsbeek, Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience, Netherlands
  • Joe Verbalis, Georgetown University, USA
  • Larry Young, Emory University, USA

Symposium speakers:

  • Maria José Alves da Rocha, Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil
  • Oliver Bosch, University of Regensburg, Germany
  • Charles Bourque, McGill University, Canada
  • Michael Bowen, University of Sydney, Australia
  • Heather Caldwell, Kent State University, USA
  • Evelin Cappellari do Cárnio, Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil
  • Tom Cunningham, University of North Texas, USA
  • Joanna Dabrowska, Rosalind Franklin University, USA
  • Serena Dudek, National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, USA
  • Mingkwan Greenwood, University of Bristol, UK
  • Valery Grinevich, University of Heidelberg, Germany
  • Adam Guastella, University of Sydney, Australia
  • Mike McKinley, Florey Institute, Melbourne, Australia
  • Katsuhiko Nishimori, Tohoku University, Japan
  • Pawel Olszewski, University of Waikato, NZ
  • Richard Piet, University of Otago, NZ
  • Yoichi Ueta, University of Occupational Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
  • Song Yao, Florey Institute, Melbourne, Australia
  • Scott Young, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, USA
  • Limei Zhang, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico