Meeting the EPN

The EPN usually takes advantage of European and international conferences attended by the majority of its participants to meet once to twice a year. The EPN also aims at proposing PNI-themed symposia at these conferences.

EPN round-table at the PNIRS 2017, Galveston, Texas, USA (photo credit: @ParianteSPILab)

 

Next EPN round-tables

March 2019

At the 39th European Winter Conference on Brain Research (EWCBR), Les Arcs, France
 
July 2019

At the PNIRS/GEBIN meeting, Berlin, Germany
 
 

Previous EPN round-tables

January 2018

At the 38th European Winter Conference on Brain Research (EWCBR), Villars sur Ollon, Switzerland
 
June 2017

At the 24th annual scientific meeting of the PsychoNeuroImmunology Research Society (PNIRS), Galveston, Texas, USA
 
June 2016

At the 23rd annual scientific meeting of the PsychoNeuroImmunology Research Society (PNIRS), Brighton, United Kingdom
 
 

Next PNI-themed symposia proposed by the EPN

 

At the 39th European Winter Conference on Brain Research (EWCBR)

Les Arcs, France, March 17-23 2019

Motivational perspective of fatigue and sickness

Chair: Julie Lasselin (Stockholm University, Stockholm)

Speakers: Marieke van der Schaaf (Radboud University, Nijmegen), Julie Lasselin (Stockholm University, Stockholm), Leonie Balter (University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam), Tamara Lacourt (MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston), John Axelsson (Stockholm University, Stockholm), Mats Lekander (Stockholm University, Stochkolm)
 
Top-down regulation of the immune system

Chair: Nicolas Rohleder (Friedrich-Alexander-University of Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen)

Speakers: Rainer Straub (Universität Regensburg, Regensburg), Nicolas Rohleder (Friedrich-Alexander-University of Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen), Manfred Schedlowski (University Hospital Essen, Essen), Asya Rolls (Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa)
 
Peripheral immunity in neurocognitive, mental and somatoform disorders

Chair: Marco Cosentino (Insubria University, Varese)

Speakers: Marco Cosentino (Insubria University, Varese), Franca Marino (Insubria University, Varese), Colm Cunningham (Trinity College Dublin, Dublin), Martin Jonsjö (Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm)
 
Role of the microbiome and nutrition in eating, mood and cognitive disorders

Chair: Christoph Rummel (Justus-Liebig-Universität Gießen, Gießen) and Sophie Layé (University of Bordeaux, Bordeaux)

Speakers: Anna Andreasson (Stockholm University, Stockholm), Muriel Darnaudery (University of Bordeaux, Bordeaux), Shireen Sindi (Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm), Serguei Fetissov (University of Rouen, Rouen), Christoph Rummel (Justus-Liebig-Universität Gießen, Gießen), Sophie Layé (University of Bordeaux, Bordeaux)
 
Immunological underpinnings of changes in nervous system structure and function

Chair: Jan-Pieter Konsman (University of Bordeaux, Bordeaux) and Mats Lekander (Stockholm University, Stockholm)

Speakers: Agnès Nadjar (University of Bordeaux, Bordeaux), Kristoffer Månsson (Stockholm University, Stockholm), Regien Schoemaker (University of Groningen, Groningen), Jan-Pieter Konsman (University of Bordeaux, Bordeaux), Neil Harrison (University of Sussex, Brighton), Paul Hamilton (University of Linköping, Linköping), Mechiel Korte (Utrecht University, Utrecht), Harald Engler (University Hospital Essen, Essen), Cobi Heijnen (MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston)
 
Behavioral and neuro-inflammatory mechanisms contributing to pain

Chair: Annemieke Kavelaars (MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston)

Speakers: Henrik Børsting Jacobsen (Oslo University Hospital, Oslo), Sigrid Elsenbruch (University Hospital Essen, Essen), Eva Kosek (Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm), Annemieke Kavelaars (MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston)
 

 
 

Previous PNI-themed symposia proposed by the EPN
At the 38th European Winter Conference on Brain Research (EWCBR)

Villars sur Ollon, Switzerland, January 27-February 3 2018
 
Recent insights into the central effects of the immune system

Chair: Julie Lasselin (Stockholm University, Stockholm)

Speakers: Neil Harrison (University of Sussex, Brighton), Jan-Pieter Konsman (University of Bordeaux, Bordeaux), Cobi Heijnen (MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston), Annemieke Kavelaars (MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston), Eva Kosek (Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm)
 
Dimensional perspectives on regulation of health-related behaviors

Chair: Mats Lekander (Stockholm University and Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm)

Speakers: Mats Lekander (Stockholm University, Stockholm), John Axelsson (Stockholm University and Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm), Moa Pontén (Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm), Karin Jensen (Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm), Isabel Ellerbrock (Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm)
 
Biopsychosocial modulation of health outcomes

Chair: John Axelsson (Stockholm University and Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm)

Speakers: Julie Lasselin (Stockholm University, Stockholm), Martin Jonsjö (Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm), Jeanette Tour (Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm), Kristoffer Månsson (Stockholm University, Stockholm), Shireen Sindi (Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm)