Catania International Summer School of Neuroscience CISSN, July 11-15, 2016

Dear NSI Members,

Please find below information on the CISSN for those of you interested in cannabinoid research:

Dear  Neuroscience society,

this is to announce the forthcoming Catania International Summer School of Neuroscience CISSN (July 11-15, 2016) managed by the International Ph.D. Program of Neuroscience, University of Catania.

The CISSN will offer to 40 Ph.D. students and postdoc fellows a high level, intensive educational program carried out by an excellent international faculty.
The CISSN will take place in a unique location, an old Villa close to Noto (the most famous baroque city in Sicily, 30 km away from Syracuse and a few km from the Vendicari natural park). In this venue, students will keep direct contact with lecturers for 5 days in interactive environment.
Students will take advantage of free accommodation in the School venue and meals. Transfer from the Catania International Airport will also be provided.
The registration fee is 400 €. Furthermore, 10 students will be selected on the basis of their CV to be awarded a 500 € travel grant.
Approval of registration to CISSN will be priority based, built on formal e-mail commitment by the students (deadline 15th March 2016).
Students excluded from the list of attendees of 2016 CISSN will be further integrated in the priority list for the 2017 CISSN.
Please, find attached the flyer of this event along with the link to a registration form to be filled:

Filippo Drago, MD-PhD
Coordinator of CISSN

Giovanni Marsicano, PhD
Scientific Director of CISSN


Please now find attached the Invitation letter, which shows the link to preliminary program, electronic registration form and CISSN overview.