How does the brain interact with the world?

The Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Integrative Brain Function seeks to better understand how the brain interacts with the world by focusing on the brain’s intricate structure and functions that underlie attention, prediction and decision-making.

To achieve this goal, we are facilitating collaborations amongst Australia’s leading brain researchers in the fields of brain anatomy and physiology, neuronal networks, neural circuits, brain systems, human behaviour and neurotechnologies.

Our integrative brain research crosses four inter-connected themes:

Brain Systems
Neural Circuits
Cells and Synapses
Models & Technologies

Latest News

22 May 2018

Redrawing the map of brain connections involved in extinguishing learned fear

The identification of a new connection in the brain involved in reducing the fear response upends the current model of fear extinction.
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FENS Brain Function CoE 2018 Satellite Meeting

Date: 6 July 2018
Time: 
9am – 5pm CEST/ Germany (Berlin) Time
Where:  Berlin, Germany
Cost: €50 (AU$80)
Registrations close: 22 June 2018

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