Who We Are

The International Behavioral Neuroscience Society (IBNS) encourages research and education in the field of behavioral neuroscience. Founded in 1992, the IBNS has members from 34 countries and consists of scientists, clinicians, teachers, and others with a background and interest in the relationship between brain and behavior.


  1. Discounted annual meeting registration fees 
  2. Networking and new contacts through our membership database
  3. Keep up with current IBNS and neuroscience news and events with our monthly newsletter

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The IBNS Program Committee is now accepting abstract submissions for the 2020 Annual Meeting. Review the requirements and make your online submission using the 2020 Abstract Form.  Abstracts may be submitted on any subject related to the general area of behavioral neuroscience.  Abstracts should be submitted by February 3, 2020. Late abstracts will be considered until February 14, 2020, EXTENDED to February 28, for posters only.




Registration for the IBNS 2020 Annual Meeting in Glasgow, Scotland, is now open for members and non-members.  Note that members receive discounted registration rates, so consider Membership in IBNS, if you plan to attend.  Please review the 2020 Meeting Registration webpage for more information and for a link to the registration form.