Application deadline: July 30th, 2016
The Biannual “Small Brains, Big Ideas” Course first took place in Santiago, Chile, October 2010 and again in 2012. So far it has successfully trained 55 Latin‐American students on recent advances and modern techniques in neurosciences, primarily focusing on the use of Drosophila melanogaster and Caenorhabditis elegans, Monarch butterflies and Bees for biomedical research.
The SBBI mission is to provide opportunities to young scientists by enhancing their network capabilities with world-class science organizations. We believe that connecting or strengthening a community of scientists creates future leaders. SBBI is a space to seed knowledge and by doing so to make an impact to the economical growth of Latin American region.