The research team of the project BRAINN will hold a summer school at the University of Cyprus in Nicosia, Cyprus, on 8-12 July 2024 to disseminate the knowledge and expertise developed during the project BRAINN.
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The BRAINN Summer School offers a unique opportunity for both students and researchers to delve into the fascinating world of neuroimaging, neurocognitive assessment, neurocognitive treatment, and non-invasive brain stimulation. The summer school will consist of lectures and hands-on training sessions, which will be taught by well-renowned experts from King’s College London, Maastricht University, Ghent University and the University of Cyprus.
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Lectures and Training Sessions:

  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) for brain research: experimentation and data analysis. Hands-on training in MRI data analysis for research. Session led by Prof. Steven Williams from King’s College London.
  • Online neuropsychological assessment methods: remote assessment of cognitive performance and mental health using the Cognitron platform. Hands-on training in collecting and analysing data from online assessment. Session led by Prof. Adam Hampshire from Imperial College London and King’s College London.
  • Non-invasive brain stimulation (NIBS) research techniques and their clinical application: insights into NIBS techniques for research and exploring their potential across various cognitive and affective conditions. Hands-on training in transcranial direct and alternative current stimulation (tDCS and tACS). Session led by Prof. Alexander Sack from Maastricht University and Prof. Chris Baeken from Ghent University.
  • Online neurocognitive rehabilitation methodologies: introduction to the Categorization Program and its online administration through the CAT-BRAIN software. Hands-on training in the accurate interpretation of the results. Session led by Prof. Fofi Constantinidou.

Attendance is open to students and researchers at all career stages from all around the world.
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Registration to the BRAINN Summer School is done through the EasyConferences Registration System:
https://cyprusconferences.org/brainnss/index.php/registration/

The registration fee is €120 and includes attendance to all lectures and training sessions, coffee breaks, lunches, and the social event. Accommodation and travel expenses are not included.

Registration has closed.

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Dates: 08-12 July 2024
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Location: The Summer School will take place at both the Old Campus and New Campus of the University of Cyprus.
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Accommodation: The attendees will need to arrange for their own accommodation. There are plenty of options for accommodation in Nicosia available through commonly used platforms for finding holiday accommodation. There are also some hotel options available on the summer school website.
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Contact person: Dr. Eva Pettemeridou - [email protected]
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Summer School website: https://cyprusconferences.org/brainnss/
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Summer School program (pdf): Summer School Program

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