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Call for Contributions

We are delighted to invite interested scientists to our upcoming international virtual conference discussing opportunities and future directions of the rapidly developing field of clinically oriented and translational brain research.

The conference has three major topics with the following keynote speakers:

Molecular and Cellular Diagnosis and Therapy

  • Dr. Nathalie Cartier-Lacave (Institut du Cerveau, Paris) 

Neuroprosthetics and Innovative Neurotechnologies

  • Prof. John Donoghue (Brown University, Rhode Island)

Data Science for Clinical Brain Research

  • Prof. Jakob Macke (University of Tübingen)
  • Dr. Sach Mukherjee (German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases, DZNE, Bonn)

The aim of this conference is not only to inspire new perspectives in the field of clinical brain research, but also to help the Charitable Hertie Foundation to shape its investment in new research groups and professorships at the institute.


Call for Contributions


Young investigators who are working in one of these fields are encouraged to send electronic applications for an oral presentation including a CV with publications, third party funding and research directions, and an abstract of their planned presentation to:

Prof. Thomas Gasser (Chairman of the Board of Directors)

Hertie Institute for Clinical Brain Research


Deadline: August 31, 2020


DOWNLOAD the Call as a PDF here

Your contact person
Silke Dutz silke.dutz(at) Address

Center of Neurology
Hertie Institute for Clinical Brain Research

Otfried-Müller-Straße 27
72076 Tübingen

Phone: + 49(0)7071 29-88802