Scientific Events

Neuroscience Colloquium
The Neuroscience Colloquium is a weekly seminar series (Thursdays 17:00-18:00) at which internationally renowned scientists present their current research. The event is followed by an informal get-together, where attendees can continue to talk about science over pizza and beer.


NeuroCure Lunchtime Seminar
The Lunchtime Seminar is a seminar series organized by NeuroCure to provide a platform for early career scientists to present their current projects, to discuss new methods and technical developments, and to promote collaborations.
Introduced in early 2014, the NeuroCure Lunchtime Seminar is now firmly established and meets Wednesdays 12:15 - 13:15.


Neuroimmunological Colloquium
The Neuroimmunological Colloquium offers scientists, physicians and students a framework to exchange ideas on topics related to neuroimmunology. The colloquium takes place Mondays 14:00-15:00.


NCRC Seminar
The NCRC organizes an interdisciplinary seminar to promote exchange between basic scientists and clinicians. The NCRC seminar serves as a discussion forum for scientists and physicians about ongoing research projects and promising results from basic research. The next NCRC seminar will meet on June 24, 2017.

CCO Scientific Networking Event
The CCO Scientific Networking Event took place for the first time in February, 2017. The event was organized by postdocs and PhD students with the aim of promoting scientific exchange between early career researchers and working groups in the CharitéCrossOver research building. The program included lectures followed by a poster session.


Events for the Public

Berlin Brains Lecture Series
The "Berlin Brains" lecture series at URANIA is organized jointly by the Cluster of Excellence NeuroCure, the Einstein Center for Neurosciences Berlin and the Center for Stroke Research Berlin. This lecture series increases the visibility of the neurosciences in Berlin and highlights the funding invested in these areas. The next lecture series is planned for 2018.
Previous "Berlin Brains" lecture series: 2015, 2016


Long Night of the Sciences
During the Long Night of the Sciences, researchers present their areas of expertise at scientific institutions in Berlin and Potsdam, show experiments, and are available to the interested public for questions. As in previous years, the Cluster will be represented on June 24, 2017 with many interesting contributions on the neurosciences.
International Literature Festival Berlin
The 17th annual International Literature Festival Berlin will take place from September 6 - 16, 2017. Approximately 200 authors present their work at the festival every year. NeuroCure will be represented this year in the "Science and the Humanities" section, which focuses on the presentation of scientific thinking, scientific results and disputes.
NeuroCure contributors in 2017 include:
Prof. Dietmar Schmitz, Prof. Ulrich Dirnagl and Prof. John Dylan Haynes
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