The Rhine-Main Neuroscience Network

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Upcoming lecture series on resilience

“The things that make us strong – neurobiological and psychological mechanisms  of stress resilience”
Tuesdays 16:45-17:30, Oct 20, 2015 – Jan 26, 2016 poster


Prof. Dr. Jochen Roeper new member of the Gutenberg Research College

Neurophysiologist Professor Jochen Roper works at the University Medical Center of Goethe University Frankfurt am Main and is a member of the Rhine-Main Neuroscience Network (rmn²). His pioneering research into dopaminergic neurons in the central cortex helped to improve the understanding of neurological and neuropsychiatric disorders. more

1. rmn² lecture with Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Wolf Singer

on February 2, 2015 at Goethe-University Frankfurt was a grand event  with more than 700 attentive listeners

Title of the lecture: “Das Gehirn, ein sich selbst organisierendes, dynamisches System: Herausforderungen eines Paradigmenwechsels”
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Review of the Biennial Meetings 2014 and 2012

The last biennial meeting of the rmn² took place from June 25 to 27, 2014 in Oberwesel more

Get some impressions of the biennial meeting 2012 here

Prof. Dr. Helmuth Steinmetz new speaker of rmn²

Prof. Dr. Helmuth Steinmetz (a clinical neuroscientist, Frankfurt) takes over this position from Prof. Dr. Robert Nitsch (a basic neuroscientist, Mainz). This election reflects the rmn² policy of Frankfurt-Mainz cooperation and the cross-disciplinary approach between basic and clinical neuroscience.

MD/PhD-PhD Program in Translational Biomedicine

The recently established MD/PhD-PhD Program in Translational Biomedicine for Medical and Natural Science Graduates at the Johannes Gutenberg University in Mainz within FTN/rmn² is a structured training program which combines biomedical and translational research with clinical training elements.  

Past Events and Activities

See a list of past events and activities here