15th International Neuroscience and Biological Psychiatry Regional ISBS Conference "Stress and behaviour", Japan

External Event - 9th to 10th Sep 2018

Conference overview

Main topics:

  • Stress, fear; anxiety, PTSD, depression and psychoses
  • Neurogenetics of stress
  • Neuromediators and transporters, neurosteroids in the CNS
  • Neurochemistry and neurophysiology of stress
  • Neuropsychopharmacology and neuroendocrinology
  • Experimental models of behavior
  • Stress, memory and learning
  • Psychophysiology and neuropsychology
  • Psychoneuroimmunology
  • General psychiatry and other brain/behavioral disorders
  • Neuroethology and human ethology
  • Gene x environment interactions
  • Translational research in biological psychiatry
  • Biomarkers of stress

Focus: The symposium will exchange and share the developing knowledge base of the molecular and genetic link between biological psychiatry and behavior/neurobiology, with the particular focus on stress caused by natural and social disasters, abuse, social withdrawal, and the related stress-evoked neuropsychiatric disorders in general.

Anyone interested in stress-related human or animal behaviors, neurobehavioral disorders and their mechanisms are welcome to join the symposium.

Language: Conference working language is English


About Yamaguchi

Yamaguchi prefecture is a prefecture of Japan in the Chugoku region of the main island of Honshu. The capital is the city of Yamaguchi, in the center of the prefecture. The largest city, however, is Shimonoseki. Ube has an airport and Tokiwa park with zoo and arboretum.



9th-10th September 2018


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