News and ISN



  • Special Issues have been published on:
  • In addition to the Society for Neuroscience (SfN) and the Federation of European Neuroscience Societies (FENS), the ISN has become a member of the global advocacy initiative recently launched by International Brain Research Organization (IBRO), with a first panel discussion and poster presentation held at SfN in San Diego this November.
  • The ISN council has decided to launch two new exciting ventures:
    • A joint ISN-JNeurochem Flagship School envisioned to be a recurring school that focuses on high impact research, to be launched in celebration of ISN's 50th anniversary celebration
    • A junior investigator committee to provide a voice for our junior researchers in society and biennial meeting issues.


45th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Neurochemistry

March 8-12, 2014, Long Beach, California, USA, with a focus on:

  • Building the Nervous System
  • Glial Cell Biology
  • Neurodegeneration and Disease
  • Molecular and Cell Biology of the Nervous System

The call for proposals is open for the 25th Meeting of the International Society for Neurochemistry, 13th APSN & 35th ANS Meeting

August 23-27, 2015, Cairns, Australia

Details can be found in the latest ISN Newsletter (October 2013) that can be downloaded from:

ISN membership fee discounted

2-year membership of the ISN is now discounted to $95USD – renew today and save $25USD, or renew your annual membership for $60USD:


Monica Carson

Associate Professor,

Division of Biomedical Sciences

Director Center for Glial-Neuronal Interactions

University of California, Riverside

900 University Ave

Riverside, CA 92521-0121

Tel: 951-827-2584

Fax: 951-827-5504