№ 169/2012 from Jun 20, 2012
How can emotional processes be altered artificially? Experts from Germany and abroad will discuss this issue at the third annual meeting of the German Society for Brain Stimulation. Professor Malek Bajbouj from the Department of Psychiatry at Charité’s Benjamin Franklin Campus is the president of this year’s conference, organized jointly by Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin and the Languages of Emotion Cluster of Excellence at Freie Universität Berlin. The conference will take place on June 21 and 22 at Freie Universität Berlin. Interested parties as well as representatives of the press are welcome. There is no conference fee, but advance registration is requested.
At the meeting, scientists from different disciplines will present the latest research and report on how brain functions can be influenced electromagnetically. They will also report on developments in the field of clinical application of brain stimulation procedures and discuss whether these methods can, for example, be used in the treatment of depression and schizophrenia.
Dr. Nina Diezemann, Languages of Emotion Cluster, Freie Universität Berlin, Tel. +49 (0)30 / 838-57864, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org