SfAN News

SfAN is a registered non-profit organization
Thanks to the efforts of SfAN president and executive board, SfAN is now a non-profit corporation registered in the state of Rhode Island.
This is a big milestone in celebration of our 10th anniversary.
We look forward to many great milestones for SfAN in the future years ahead.

SfAN partners with MEMBS in Dubai, Istanbul, Doha and Abu Dhabi
SfAN was a scientific partner with the Middle East Molecular Biology Society from their inception in 2014. Members of SfAN have helped with organizing, planning and presenting at MEMBS congresses.

SfAN represented at IBRO-MENA 2014 in Doha, Qatar
SfAN is a scientific partner with the International Brain Research Organization - Middle East North Africa chapter (IBRO-MENA). IBRO-MENA under the leadership of Dr. Hilal Lashuel hosted a minisymposium and a mini-Neuroscience school.

IBRO-MENA sponsored the travel expenses for a number of SfAN members to attend the meeting as follows:
         Dr. Lina Adwan (Beir Zeit University)
         Dr. Ayman Hamouda (Texas A&M University)
         Dr. Firas Kobeissy (American University of Beirut)
         Dr. Tarek Bellaj (Qatar University)
         Ms. Batool Dawy (Kuwait University)
         Ms. Narjes Baazoui (East Central University)

SfAN thanks the IBRO-MENA organizers for sponsoring and selecting many SfAN members based on their interest and applications to IBRO-MENA.


SfAN Upcoming Events

SfAN 2018 - 13th Annual Arab Neuroscientists Social
SfAN members meet every year at the Neuroscience meeting for the Society for Neuroscience as a satellite social event.
Please join us for our 13th annual SfAN social on Sunday, November 4, 2018
6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Venue shall be confirmed soon.
San Diego, CA.

SfAN members will be participating in MEMBS 2017 in Abu Dhabi, UAE
Submit your abstract and attend the MEMBS congress that will be held Nov 1 - 4, 2017.

SfAN will be partnering with IBRO-MENA 2017 in Irbid, Jordan
SfAN member, Dr. Karem Al-Zoubi, Dean of the College of Pharmacy at Jordan University of Science and Technology is the organizer for the IBRO-MENA school and symposium for 2017. The event will take place Nov 20 - 23, 2017 in Irbid, Jordan.
Deadline for applications is Sep 10, 2017.
Apply Now.

SfAN will be partnering with IBRO-MENA 2019 in Beirut, Lebanon
SfAN member, Dr. Firas Kobeissy at the American University of Beirut is one of the organizers for the IBRO-MENA school and symposium for 2019. The event will take place October 4 - 8, 2019 in Beirut, Lebanon.
Please visit website to apply.



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