The forthcoming Autumn Meeting of the Belgian Society of Fundamental and Clinical Physiology and Pharmacology will be held in Brussels (Jette) (Vrije Universiteit Brussel) on Saturday October 24 2009. The Society is invited by Prof. Dr. Ilse SMOLDERS, Department FASC – Group Experimental Pharmacology – VUBrussel – campus Jette, Laarbeeklaan 101, 1090 Brussel.
The title of the invited lecture will be: “Solving the problem of therapy resistance in epilepsy: a challenge for basic and clinical research”. It will be given by Prof. Dr. R. Voskuyl (Stichting Epilepsie Instellingen Nederland (SEIN) Heemstede/Zwolle en Leiden/Amsterdam Center for Drug Research (LACDR), Division of Pharmacology, Leiden (Nl.).
If you or one of your collaborators would like to participate actively in this meeting, please send us your title(s) before September 18th 2009 (firstname.lastname@example.org cc. email@example.com). Please specify if you want to present your communication as an oral communication or as a poster. The core message of the poster presentation can be presented as a short (three minutes, no discussion) oral communication during the “bullet session”. Please let us know if you would like to take the opportunity to promote your poster in the plenary session.
A form to announce your presentation is enclosed as well as the abstract form which has to be sent to the session secretariate together with your announcement. As was decided at the most recent General Assembly it is our purpose to collect the abstracts before the meeting and to distribute these to all participants during the meeting. Both documents can be downloaded from our website: http://allserv.ugent.be/~jvdvoord/physiology&pharmacology/index.htm The communications of our meetings are published on the website of “Acta Physiologica” (without costs) or printed in “Fundamental and Clinical Pharmacology” (50 € for one abstract). Please let us know your preference.
The general assembly will be held on the same day at noon. According to the statutes (art. 16-17-18), the following points will be discussed:
Financial report 2008-2009
Yearly contribution of the Society to the International and European Physiological and Pharmacological Societies (IUPS -IUPHAR - FEPS - EPHAR - EACPT)
.../..01 to the Society Members Presentation of new Society member candidates. These candidatures, accompanied by a curriculum vitae and a photo, have to be supported by two promotors and be sent before September 25, 2009 to our Secretary General, Prof. Dr. V. SEUTIN, Laboratoire de Pharmacologie, Université de Liège, Faculté de Médecine – Institut de Pathologie 2 (B36) – 4000 Sart Tilman/Liège – e-mail : V.Seutin@ulg.ac.be
Members who want to add a topic to the agenda of the general assembly are requested to contact our Secretary General.
We look forward to your participation and remain with kind regards.