8. FUNCTIONAL NEUROANATOMY

Aim
Aim is to provide a thorough neuroanatomical background for neuroscientist in general. 

Contents
Students will acquire insight:
• in the dimensions and topographical relationships in the human brain via human brain dissection.
• in the major functional systems for information processing, cognitive and motor functions.
• in aspects of development and aging.
• in normal histological preparations of human, rodent brain and in major neuropathological changes related to major diseases of the human brain.

Desired background level of participants
n.a.

Difference between PhD- and master-course
No such course exists in other PhD- and master-courses

Duration of the course / ECTS
40 hrs / 1,4 ECTS

Format
50% lectures and 50% practicals

Maximum number of participants
34

Organizers
Prof.dr. Y.D. van der Werf (Amsterdam UMC/location VUmc)
Dr. C. Vriend (Amsterdam UMC/location VUmc)

Year / dates next course
The course will be organized March 15-19, 2021

Program of course
See downloadable file

Registration through
Renee Lustenhouwer (r.lustenhouwer@vu.nl)