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!

Call for Travel Award Applications

The deadline to apply for a Travel Award is December 15, 2023.  Student and Postdoctoral Travel Awards will be available for the 2024 IBNS Annual Meeting, to be held from June 11-16, 2024, in Panama City, Panama. Undergraduate, graduate (including students enrolled in Doctoral and Master’s programs), and postdoctoral members are eligible to apply More Details>>

Latest News

 NEW!!  Click here to see the accomplishments of IBNS members, success stories in behavioral neuroscience and the latest IBNS news.

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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