EBC is a network of key players in the “Brain Area”, with a membership encompassing scientific societies, patient organisations, professional societies and industry partners.
12 01-2024

Prioritizing Brain Health in Youth: Bringing Neuroscience to Society and Informing Policy | 2024 FENS Forum Mini Conference

2024-05-23T12:49:59+00:0012-01-2024|

EBC is pleased to hold a Mini Conference 'Prioritizing Brain Health in Youth: Bringing Neuroscience to Society and Informing Policy' at the upcoming FENS Forum. The event will take place on 25 June 2024 at 10:00-12:00. Location: HALL B, Messe Wien Exhibition & Congress Center, Vienna Austria According to OECD half of the population [...]

8 12-2023

Brain Health for Society: Insights from Brain Capital

2024-03-28T16:10:06+00:0008-12-2023|

On January 25th, 2024, the European Brain Council, in partnership with Rice University Baker Institute for Public Policy and the Brain Capital Alliance, hosted a full-day event, Brain Health for Society: Insights from Brain Capital. Guided by Frédéric Destrebecq, Executive Director of the European Brain Council, this event included invited speakers and stakeholders and [...]

2 11-2023

SFCNS Swiss Brain Health Plan Kick-Off Meeting

2023-11-02T11:02:33+00:0002-11-2023|

The SFCNS Swiss Brain Health Plan Kick-Off Meeting will take place on November 22, 2023 from 13:00-18:00 at the Kunsthaus Zurich. This Swiss Brain Health Plan implements the Swiss Brain Health Strategy in accordance with the EAN Brain Health Strategy, launched by the WHO and the European Academy of Neurology EAN in 2022. The joint goal [...]

12 05-2023

Support Pledge for Science calling for the prioritisation of brain research & innovation in the EU

2024-03-07T15:36:22+00:0012-05-2023|News|

Brain disorders – neurological and mental alike – are widespread, highly disabling and often difficult to treat. Approximately 60% of the European population lives with a neurological condition. Prior to the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, mental health problems already affected around 84 million people in the EU, amounting to [...]

23 03-2023

Event Report: Global Partnerships in Brain Research – Brain Awareness Week 2023

2023-06-21T15:41:07+00:0023-03-2023|News|

On 16 March 2023, the European Brain Council (EBC) held its annual Brain Awareness Week event, this time with a full-day programme focused around Global Partnerships in Brain Research, showcasing ongoing work to enable dialogue and foster further collaboration within the community. The event was a perfect opportunity for participants to learn from their [...]

13 02-2023

Mind-body Approaches to Boost Brain Capital

2023-02-13T11:34:37+00:0013-02-2023|

The world is increasingly relying on brain capital, where a premium is put on brain skills and brain health (e.g. individual’s cognitive, emotional, and social brain resources). Investing in building brain capital is fundamental to meet modern societal challenges and to drive innovation. However, understanding the brain, brain health, and brain disorders is essential [...]

16 12-2022

Global Partnerships in Brain Research | Brain Awareness Week 2023

2023-03-02T11:59:13+00:0016-12-2022|

Brain Awareness Week 2023: Global Partnerships in Brain Research  Brussels, Belgium | 16 March 2022 | 10:00-17:00 Enhancing global collaboration in the domain of research and innovation is key for effectively addressing today’s societal challenges and improving the health and well-being of citizens. This is particularly true for brain disorders, including both neurological and [...]

21 11-2022

‘The Future of Brain Health: Clinically Informed & Patient-Centred Brain Research’

2023-01-03T11:12:46+00:0021-11-2022|

EBC Member, the European Academy of Neurology, hosted an event on ‘The Future of Brain Health: Clinically Informed & Patient-Centred Brain Research’ on 8 December in the European Parliament. Held under the auspices of the Czech Presidency of the Council of the European Union and hosted by MEP Ondřej Knotek, the event highlighted [...]

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