2016 APRU Symposium on Brain and Mind Research Event as iCalendar

23 August 2016 - 25 August 2016


Venue: Clinical Education Centre, Auckland City Hospital

Location: 2 Grafton Road, Grafton, Auckland

Host: Associate Professor Maurice Curtis

Contact info: Mirelle Powell

Contact email: m.powell@auckland.ac.nz

Website: Register here















Plasticity of the Brain and Mind is this year's BMAP theme.

Hosted by the University of Auckland's Centre for Brain Research and held in the stunning country of New Zealand, Brain and Mind Research (BMAP) 2016 will be taking place from the 23rd to 25th of August at the Fisher and Paykel Clinical Education Centre located at Auckland City hospital.

The opening ceremony on Tuesday 23 August, will take place in the Atrium of the University of Auckland's Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences (opposite to Auckland City Hospital).


This year's topics include;

  • Molecular Neurobiology
  • Genetics and Neuroimaging
  • Cognitive Neuroscience
  • Clinical Neuroscience
  • Sensory Neuroscience
  • Developmental Neuroscience


Registration and abstract submissions are now open. To register and/or submit an abstract click here. Abstract submission will close on Sunday 31 July 2016.


Full registration: $575

Student registration: $250

Day registration: $300

Conference dinner:$100


BMAP has been timed to allow delegates to also attend two major conferences in the South Island of New Zealand; the Australasian Winter Conference on Brain Research (AWCBR) in Queenstown from 26-31 August and New Zealand Medical Sciences Congress (MedSciNZ) in Nelson from 29-31 August.


View the BMAP 2016 handbook here.


BMAP 2016 poster
(1.4 MB, PDF)