Seminars & symposium


The DNF organizes a series of seminars every 2 weeks.

Unless otherwise indicated, the DNF seminars are held at the Petit Auditoire du DNF (1st floor), Rue du Bugnon 9, 1005 Lausanne

Thursday, September 23rd, 2021 at 12:15
Also available via Zoom:

Franck Oury, Neuronal autophagy promotes the hormonal
regulation of brain cognitive and metabolic
Institut Necker-Enfants Malades (INEM), Paris, France

Invited by Julien Puyal

Thursday, 30 September 30th, 2021 at 12:15
Distinguished Lecture
By Zoom:
Password : DNF2021

Jacqueline N. Crawley,  Behavioral Phenotyping Strategies for Mouse Models of Neurodevelopmental Disorders

MIND Institute and Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California Davis School of Medicine 


Invited by Claudia Bagni

Thursday, October 28th, 2021 à 12h15 Kelly Tan, Biozentrum, University of Basel Invited by Valentina Mercaldo  - PhD, postdoc & Tech Committee
Thursday, November 11th, 2021 at 12:15 Sebastian JessbergerMolecular and cellular mechanisms controlling neural stem cell activity University of Zurich & Brain Research Institute Zurich Invited by Manuel Mameli

Previous DNF seminars

5th DNF symposium, 8 October 2021: Diversity in the brain: From genes to functions

Rue du Bugnon 9 - CH-1005 Lausanne
Tel. +41 21 692 51 00
Fax +41 21 692 51 05