|Institute for Experimental Medicine, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Max Plank Institute for Neurobiology, Munich, Germany
Saint Petersburg City AIDS Centre
Russian Society on Immunology
Regional Society on Neuroimmunology and Neuroimmunomodulation in Russia
The first announcement
Institute for Experimental Medicine, Saint Petersburg, Russia; Max Plank Institute for Neurobiology, Munich, Germany; Saint Petersburg City AIDS Centre, Russia; Russian Society on Immunology; Regional Society on Neuroimmunology and Neuroimmunomodulation in Russia have the honor to invite you to attend 5th International Symposium “Interaction of nervous and immune systems in health and disease”, which will be held in Saint Petersburg, Russia, June 23 - June 26, 2015. This event will represent a special opportunity to divulge and exchange the most recent scientific research in major fields of nervous and immune system interaction in a friendly atmosphere. The International Organising Committee and the Local Organizing Committee will ensure a high level Scientific Program which includes plenary lectures, oral presentations and posters exhibition.
The Symposium will be held at the Institute for Experimental Medicine, Saint Petersburg, Russia from Tuesday June 23d to Friday June 26th 2015.
Topics covered will include but not limited to:
Central and peripheral mechanisms of interaction of nervous and immune systems
Disturbance of nervous and immune systems interaction in experiment (stress) and clinic (mental disorders, multiple sclerosis, chronic fatigue syndrome, trauma etc.)
Immune system of a brain in health and disease
Present Day approaches (molecular genetics methods, steam cells etc) to correction of functions of nervous and immune systems
HIV-infection and the central nervous system
International Organizing Committee
Genrikh A. Sofronov, Saint Petersburg, Russia – Honorary Chairperson.
Helen A. Korneva, Saint Petersburg, Russia – Co Chairperson.
Hartmut Wekerle, Germany – Co chairperson.
Galina M. Aleshina, Saint Petersburg, Russia – Executive secretary.
Naoto Kawakami, Germany – Executive secretary
Nikolay A. Belyakov, Saint Petersburg, Russia
Valery A. Chereshnev, Ekaterinburg, Russia
Vincent Geenen, Belgium
Toshikhiko Katafuchi, Japan
Keith W. Kelley, USA
Local organizing committee
Helen A. Korneva (Chair)
Alexander V. Polevshchikov (Co-Chair)
Galina M. Aleshina (Executive secretary)
Alexander V. Dmitriev
Petr. G. Nazarov
Natalia S. Novikova
Olga V. Shamova
Address of local organizing committee:
Institute of Experimental Medicine, 12 acad. Pavlov Str., Saint Petersburg, 197376, Russia
Phone: +7(812)234-0764 FAX: +7(812)234-9493
Contact Person – Galina Aleshina, PhD
April 1st, 2015: Registration form and Abstracts submission
April 1st, 2015: Submission of visa form.
April 15th, 2015: Final Announcement.
June 23d, 2015: Symposium Opening. On-site registration.
June 26th, 2015: Symposium Closing.