Genes, Brain and Behavior 2023
University of Galway
Galway, Ireland
May 22-25, 2023

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2023! Our 24th year of hosting outstanding scientists working in the field of behavioral neural genetics. We are excited to welcome you in lovely Galway for the Annual Genes, Brain and Behavior Meeting. 

Galway is situated on the West Coast of Ireland. The medieval city dating from 1124, is a vibrant cultural center with pubs, music, modern art and the breathtaking scenery of the Wild Atlantic WayThe Annual Meeting will be held  in the Human Biology Building at the University of Galway, located in the heart of Galway City. 


Meeting Actions
November 7th, 2022: Call for Symposia Proposals/ Deadline December 20th, 2022
November 8th, 2022: Call for Investigator Award Nominations/ Deadline December 20th, 2022
January 7th, 2023: Abstract Submission Opens/ Deadline February 22nd, 2023
January 7th, 2023: Call for Travel Award Applications/ Deadline February 22nd, 2023
May 22-25th 2023: Conference Dates

Meeting Registration Dates
Early: February 1st-March 15th, 2023
Regular: March 16th -April 29th, 2023
Late: After April 29th, 2023


Program Committee
Dr Abdul Haque Ansari, Nepalgunj Medical College
Dr David Ashbrook, University of Tennessee Health Science Center
Dr Camron Bryant, Boston University
Dr Jason Bubier, Jackson Laboratory
Dr Dara Cannon, University of Galway
Prof Gianpiero Cavalleri, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
Dr Gang Chen, Jinan University
Prof Gary Donohoe, University of Galway
Dr Inna Gaisler-Salomon, University of Haifa
Prof Judy Grisel, Bucknell University
Dr Helen Kamens, Penn State College (Co-Chair)
Dr Karla Kaun, Brown University
Dr Lorna Lopez, Maynooth University
Dr Mike McDonald, University of Tennessee Health Science Center
Dr Declan McKernan, University of Galway
Dr Paul Meyer, University of Buffalo
Dr Derek Morris, University of Galway (Co-Chair)
Dr Elaine Murray, University of Ulster
Dr Annie Park, University of Oxford
Dr Michelle Roche, University of Galway
Dr Kristin Scaplen, Bryant University
Dr Daniela Tropea, Trinity College Dublin


Local Organizing Committee
Ethan Brennan
Dara Cannon
Gary Donohoe
Declan McKernan
Derek Morris (Chair)
Michelle Roche

Exhibitors and Sponsors
Exhibitor and Sponsor Prospectus
Venue Images
Floor Plan
Exhibitor and Sponsor Registration