Southampton Neuroscience Group (SoNG) 17th Annual Conference - Southampton, UK

External Event - 19th Sep 2019

This year’s SoNG (Southampton Neuroscience Group) conference will be held on the 19 September 2019, at Southampton General Hospital. The SoNG conference is the most significant annual neuroscience event in the Wessex region.

This year the topic will be “The neuroscience of lifelong illness”, so the emphasis will be on long-term chronic neurological conditions. The meeting will reflect the breadth and multidisciplinarity of neuroscience and the complexity of lifelong conditions, from care provision to fundamental understanding of molecular mechanisms. The programme is designed with a diverse audience in mind, from the basic sciences and clinical areas within the neuroscience community in Southampton and the surrounding region. The guest speaker will be Professor Jeremy Chataway who will deliver a keynote talk on progressive multiple sclerosis.

There will be an opportunity for early career researchers to present their data in oral or poster sessions. Poster sessions will be electronic, consisting of one slide per presenter, with a five minute time slot for each presenter. Abstract deadline for early career researchers is Thursday 29th August, please send an email to for the submission template.

Ian Galea, Melissa Andrews, Tracey Newman

SoNG organizing committee


For more information and to see the program, please click here.

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