New horizons in brain medicine: From research to clinics

3rd HBP Curriculum Workshop Series - Brain medicine for non-specialists

3-5 July 2019 | Medical University Innsbruck, Austria


1st brain medicine workshop

The aim of this interactive workshop is to introduce and deepen the understanding of brain medicine for non-specialists with the most recent advances in research of neurodevelopmental, neurodegenerative and neuropsychiatric disorders. Lectures and tutorials by international experts will report the state of the art of research and treatment of brain diseases. Hands-on examples and practical tools and methodologies will be presented during a visit to lead laboratories at Medical University Innsbruck. A student brainstorming session will be organised to allow exchange about concepts and methods.


Application deadline: 29 May 2019






The scientific programme will be available soon.



  • Paul Friedemann - Modern imaging techniques in neuroimmunology: Current research and clinical applications
    Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin (Charité), Germany
  • Illana Gozes
    - Welcome note and workshop introduction
    - Autism: From gene to drug candidate and a clinical trial plan, the case of ADNP and CP201
    Tel Aviv University (TAU), Israel
  • Hans Grabe - Gene & environment interaction in mental disorders
    University Medicine Greifswald, Germany
  • Joseph Levine - The role of homocysteine in schizophrenia
    Ben Gurion University of Negev (BGU), Israel
  • Mira Marcus-Kalish - Introduction to HBP and bioinformatics
    Tel Aviv University (TAU), Israel
  • Anne McKinney - Insight into learning impairmente and therapies for Christianson syndrome: X-linked neurological disorder
    McGill University (McGill), Canada
  • Dora Reglodi - Protective effects of PACAP in models of neurodegenerative diseases, with special emphasis of Parkinson‘s disease
    University of Pecs, Medical School (PTE), Hungary


Illana Gozes | TAU

Sagol school logo

Logo TAU



Lisa-Marie Leichter | MUI