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Université de Bordeaux
NeuroDev18-20 May, 2022

BrainConf: NeuroDev

Neurodevelopmental Disorders: From molecular mechanisms to social inclusion

Download the documentation (pdf)Neurodevelopmental disorders are a group of different conditions in which the development of the central nervous system is disturbed and that often have lifelong consequences. Such developmental brain dysfunction can manifest as neurodevelopmental disorders (Autism Spectrum Disorders, ADHD, IDD) or impaired motor function, learning, language or non-verbal communication. Numerous developmental processes can go awry, sometimes simultaneously, affecting the generation of the appropriate diversity of neural cell types, their migration to correct sites in the brain and the establishment of precise connectivity with target cells, leading to complex brain and sensory dysfunction(s) and neurological diseases.  

In this 3 day symposium, experts from different areas of developmental neuroscience, human neuropsychology, epidemiology, brain imaging and genetics & epigenetics as well as clinicians will address the current state of neurodevelopmental disorders research, and its challenges for human health. We hope that by integrating neurodevelopmental perspectives and basic, translational and clinical approaches, this meeting will promote discussions and exchanges, and a new understanding of the complexity of these pathologies.

Scientific commitee

Anouck AMESTOY ; INCIA / Centre hospitalier Charles Perrens
Sophie LAYÉ ; Nutrineuro
Mireille MONTCOUQUIOL ; Neurocentre Magendie
Nathalie SANS ; Neurocentre Magendie

About Bordeaux Neurocampus international conferences

The Bordeaux Neurocampus Conferences are a series of 3-day neuroscience meetings that take place every year in autumn at Bordeaux University, France. The 2020 edition has been postponed to Spring 2022.

The purpose of the conferences is to present and discuss recent findings in a topic field in Neuroscience, bringing together leading international experts and young researchers. The maximum number of participants is 250, including invited speakers.

More details about former editions: http://brainconf.u-bordeaux.fr

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