Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms Underlying Mood:
From Well Being to Disorders
Brussels, October 27-29 2017
Direction : Alban de Kerchove d’Exaerde (ULB-UNI)
et Marina Picciotto (Yale U.)
Morten Kringelbach Oxford U., UK
Joseph Ledoux NYU, USA
Christian Luscher U. Genève , Switzerland
Andreas Luthi Basel U., Switzerland
Steve F. Maier Colorado U., USA
Peggy Mason Chicago U., USA
Helen Mayberg Emory University School of Medecine, USA
Hitoshi Okamoto Riken Brain sc.Inst., Japan
Kerry J Ressler Harvard Medical School, USA
Trevor Robbins Cambridge U., UK
Scott Russo Mount Sinaï U., USA
Dana Small Yale School of Medecine
Garret Stuber North Carolina U., USA
Leslie Vosshall The Rockefeller U., USA
Activities and research Areas
The Jean-Marie Delwart Foundation has been created in 1989 for the Study of Biochemical Communication and Evolution in Plants, Animals and Man.
The Jean-Marie Delwart Foundation awards every two years an International Prize of $10.000 in amount. The prizes have received the patronage of the Académie Royale des Sciences de Belgique (see Rules).
Behaviour and Communication must be understood in a broad sesne, from integrative levels (e.g.,Anthropology, Sociology, Economics, Social Psychology, Ecology...) to reductionist levels (e.g., Biochemistry, Organic Chemistry, Cell and Molecular Biology,...), including intermediate levels (Organismic Physiology, in particular Neurobiology).
An evolutionary or historical perspective is wanted. Interdisciplinary dialogues are encouraged.
The specific topic of the Symposium and of the Prize of the Jean-Marie Delwart Foundation will be specified at each new announcement. Symposium and Prize will have smilir topics.
The Jean-Marie Delwart Foundation organizes International Meetings in the fields of animal & human behaviour research and especially in chemical communication.
The Jean-Marie Delwart Foundation may eventually offer support to favour scientific stays or travels of pre- or post-doctoral belgian students abroad or of foreign students wishing to specialize in Belgium.
These Symposiums and Awards, the name of the winners are announced on the website of the Jean-Marie Delwart Foundation, in specialized scientific Journals, on specialized web sites also.
The Jean-Marie Delwart Foundation sponsors the Silver Medal Award of the International Society of Chemical Ecology