UCL Faculty of Brain Sciences

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UCL Faculty of Brain Sciences
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Suite 1a, 1st floor
Maple House
149 Tottenham Court Road
London W1T 7NF

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Latest Brain Sciences News


Low English skills at school start linked to behavioural difficulties

Published: Sep 20, 2016 10:07:16 AM

UCL's Cruciform building

UCL receives largest share of NHS research funding

Published: Sep 14, 2016 2:58:18 PM

Cannabis Sativa

Cannabis reduces short-term motivation to work for money

Published: Sep 2, 2016 1:34:06 PM

Francis Crick Institute

Science begins in the new Francis Crick Institute building

Published: Sep 1, 2016 10:32:32 AM

UCL Faculty of Brain Sciences

The Faculty of Brain Sciences brings together expertise at the forefront of neurology, ophthalmology, audiology, psychology and language sciences, cognitive neuroscience and mental health sciences.

The Faculty brings together six Institutes and Divisions, each of which excels in its own area of expertise. It is one of four faculties within UCL's School of Life and Medical Sciences.

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Staff & Student News

Prof Xavier Golay

Prof Xavier Golay appointed new Vice Dean (Enterprise)

Prof Xavier Golay (IoN) has been appointed as the new Vice Dean (Enterprise) for the Faculty of Brain Sciences.

Faculty Research & Teaching Staff Promotions 2016

Congratulations to the following staff who were successful in this year's promotions cycle.

Ophthalmology Masterclass Seminar Series

Ophthalmology Masterclass Seminar Series

On Monday you are invited to the 8th Seminar in the Ophthalmology Masterclass series. More...

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Faculty Events

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27 September, 2016From primate anatomy to human neuroimaging: Linking circuits to psychiatric disease and neurotherapeutic targets
27 September, 2016The work of the NC3Rs and the opportunities it provides to scientists
28 September, 2016On the Design of Personal Health Technologies for Mental Disorder
28 September, 2016WIBR Cafe Seminar: Panoramic views into higher visual processing in the mouse
5 October, 2016Institute of Neurology Postdoc Seminar - title tbc
5 October, 2016Signaling Cygnets- Athena SWAN sharing knowledge and practice
5 October, 2016WIBR Cafe Seminar: Motor command neurons and their microcircuits: Dissecting the reticular formation
6 October, 2016Cognition and grey matter in MS: What did we learn from the GM project
6 October, 2016UCL Synaptopathies Symposium
7 October, 2016Brain meeting - tbc
11 October, 2016ALS Seminar: Axonal function of splicing factors in motor development and neurodegeneration
11 October, 2016Careers Across the Science Spectrum - Division of Infection & Immunity Showcase Event 2016
12 October, 2016UCL RoAR (Replacement of Animals in Research) Forum
13 October, 2016Neural interfaces for the brain and spinal cord
14 October, 2016Brain meeting - Navigation and representations of space in the retrosplenial cortex
14 October, 2016The dynamic structure of cognition: If space was time
17 October, 2016Using human stem cell models to understand motor neuron development and disease: creative destruction
18 October, 2016UCL Clinical Prize Lecture 2016: end of the HIV epidemics - how far are we?
20 October, 2016Intrinsic optical changes in mammalian nerve terminals (and dense core vesicles as calcium amplifiers)
20 October, 2016Queen Square Uroneurology Course
21 October, 2016Brain meeting - tbc
21 October, 2016Slade Print Fair 2016
2 November, 2016Institute of Neurology Postdoc Seminar - Phenotypic screen of motor neurons carrying different ALS mutations - are there common pathways between different ALS mutations?
4 November, 2016Otto Wolff Neuroscience Symposium
7 November, 2016Save the date - UCL Personalised Medicine Early Careers Network launch event
8 November, 2016ALS Seminar: ALS and the corticospinal system
8 November, 2016UCL Infection, Immunology and Inflammation (III) Symposium 2016
10 November, 2016New perspectives on post-stroke fatigue
18 November, 2016Health Economics at UCL
21 November, 2016New insights into rare muscle glycogen storage disorders
22 November, 2016Sports cognition: Exploring the cognition of elite sporting performance and the cognitive consequences of sports-related brain injury
25 November, 2016Brain meeting - tbc
2 December, 2016Brain meeting - tbc
7 December, 2016Institute of Neurology Postdoc Seminar - title tbc
9 December, 2016Brain meeting - A distributed, hierarchical, and recurrent framework for reward-based choice
9 December, 2016Brain meeting - tbc
13 December, 2016ALS Seminar: Title tbc
22 February, 20173rd Digital Behaviour Change Conference 2017