Providing equal access to global neuroscience


IBRO is the Global Federation of Neursocience Societies


Enhancing the quality, diversity, accessibility and impact of neuroscience worldwide


supporting research careers across all areas of neuroscience, through training, travel, fellowships and events

Diversity and inclusion

to reduce the gaps in access to neuroscience research

IBRO Journals

Neuroscience is the flagship journal of IBRO. Established in 1976, it is a hybrid journal that features papers describing the results of original research on any aspect of the scientific study of the nervous system. There are no costs to authors to publish.

IBRO Neuroscience Reports

IBRO Neuroscience Reports is a fully open access journal that considers for publication any article that is methodologically sound, including negative data and replication studies when justified with a scientifically sound rationale.


New calls are published throughout the Year for individuals and organisers, via direct funding or training

Career development

IBRO provides a broad range of funding opportunities to support neuroscience around the world

World congress

The 11th IBRO World Congress of Neuroscience
in Granada, Spain 9-13 September 2023

IBRO news

Submit your manuscript to IBRO Neuroscience Reports Special Issue on Neural Plasticity in Health and Disease

Neural plasticity is the ability of the nervous system to modify its structure and function in response to experience or stimuli. Therefore, the process is considered essential for normal development and aging, as well as for the adaptation to changing environments or...

Understanding the Pathophysiology of Pain and Cognition Using Animal Experiments

School participants are expected to acquire knowledge of both theoretical and technological advances in the field of pain and cognitive neuroscience. Students will be exposed to lectures by expert faculty and participate in hands-on experimentation in the areas of...

Meet IBRO at the FALAN Congress 2022

IBRO is going to be present at a number of events during the FALAN Congress 2022 in Belém, Brazil, from 11-14 September IBRO will participate in the FALAN Congress in events ranging from IBRO's programs in Latin America to publishing in scientific journals. Workshop...

Meet the elected IBRO officers and regional committee members

IBRO is pleased to announce the outcome of the August 2022 elections for IBRO Officers and members of the Regional Committees. The elected Officers and members of IBRO Regional Committees for the term January 2023 - December 2025 are: IBRO Officers President: Dr....

Be part of the Brain Innovation Days on 11-12 October in Brussels!

The Brain Innovation Days bring the brain ecosystem together to foster dialogue, exchange knowledge, accelerate investment in research & innovation and facilitate business development. This year’s Brain Innovation Days event, to be held on 11-12 October 2022 in...

Submit your manuscript to IBRO Neuroscience Reports Mini-Series

IBRO Neuroscience Reports is an open-access journal, indexed in PubMed. Aside from original articles and reviews, the journal welcomes preliminary, descriptive, and small-scale results if they have the potential to stimulate and/or contribute to future research,...

Submit your symposium proposal to IBRO World Congress 2023

IBRO and the Spanish Neuroscience Society (SENC, Sociedad Española de Neurociencia) are excited to announce that the 11th IBRO World Congress of Neuroscience will be hosted by SENC at the Granada Exhibition and Conference Centre (Palacio de Exposiciones y Congresos de...

IBRO Global Neuroscience Horizons Webinar 4

IBRO Global Neuroscience Horizons - Webinar 4 The potential and advancement of neuro-nutraceuticals in brain health 9 September 202208:00 - 10:45 CEST (Central European Summer Time) | 14:00 - 16:45 MYT/CST (Malaysia Time /China Standard Time) Free and open to...

Save the date for the EBRA Final Conference

The European Brain Research Area (EBRA) project partners are delighted to invite you to register for the upcoming Final Conference, which will take place on 11 October 2022 in Brussels, Belgium. EBRA, a partner of IBRO, was launched on 1 November 2018, designed to...

Brain Ageing and Dementia in LMICs

The aim of this school is to educate African trainees and early career researchers in how to measure cognitive impairment and dementia in all contexts.About the School This in-person meeting and training course will provide a forum to discuss risk factors and the...

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