Who We Are

The International Behavioral Neuroscience Society (IBNS) encourages research and education in the field of behavioral neuroscience.  The Society shall collaborate with existing public and private organizations to promote and encourage education and research in Behavioral Neuroscience and will participate and assist in the coordination of efforts or formulation of research and clinical programs. 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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Save the dates! June 11-16, 2024  
Stay tuned for the great science lineup! 

Help Support IBNS Travel Awards

Each year the IBNS funds over $20,000 in travel awards to support the next generation of scientists in the field of behavioral neuroscience.  This year we have been able to fund approximately 20% of the applications and the award covers approximately 60% of the applicants' expenses to attend the meeting.  As we always have many more applicants than funds allow we are asking for your help.  Click here for details

Call for Speakers for the
IBNS (is) Staying Connected Global Seminar Series 

The International Behavioral Neuroscience Society is excited to continue the virtual, global seminar series for early career researchers, “IBNS (is) Staying Connected.” 

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