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Symposium<br />March 13 and 14, 2017. Martinsried Zoom Image
March 13 and 14, 2017. Martinsried

The Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry


100 Years Psychiatry & Neurobiology

When the German Research Institute of Psychology (DFA) was founded in 1917, its broad, interdisciplinary approach set new standards in the fields of psychiatric and neurobiological research. Now, in 2017, the two Max Planck Institutes that the DFA gave rise to look back on a century of research in these areas.

symposium featuring talks by some of today‘s leading scientists in these fields highlights how far research has come in the past 100 years. Speakers are:

Richard Axel
Cori Bargmann
Karl Deisseroth
Tom Insel
Reinhard Jahn
May-Britt Moser
Huda Zoghbi

We cordially invite you to our symposium on March 13th and 14th in Martinsried. For further information, please refer to the poster on the right hand side.

We are looking forward to welcome our invited guests to our opening ceremony on March 14th, in the historical home of the DFA in Kraepelinstreet 2.

Our exhibition shows scientific methods and achievements.
Our exhibition shows scientific methods and achievements.

The accompanying exhibitions will highlight methods and achievements as well as the institutes‘ past to our visitors and guests. At the Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology, the exhibition is open to the public between March 15 and April 28, Monday to Sunday, 9 am to 8 pm.

Please join us in celebrating this event.

Herwig Baier & Elisabeth Binder
Managing Directors, MPI of Neurobiology & MPI of Psychiatry

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