NGF Meeting

2020 NGF Meeting

26 – 29 May 2020, Berlin


Important Information: Meeting is cancelled

Due to the Covid-19 outbreak in Germany, the Steering Committee has decided to cancel the 2020 NGF meeting in Berlin. Anyone who has already registered will be fully reimbursed.

We are carefully monitoring the situation, and tentatively plan to hold the meeting in spring 2021.

Neurotrophins 2020 -
Roles in CNS Development, Function and Disease

The NGF meetings have been held in venues across the world for thirty-four years, and cover both basic research and clinical applications of neurotrophic factors. The NGF2020 meeting in Berlin will be the 15th in the series.

Scientific Steering Committee

Moses Chao (NYU, New York)
Elisabeth Coulson, (QBI, Brisbane)
Gary Lewin, (MDC, Berlin)
Freda Miller (Sick Kids, Toronto)
Anders Nykjaer (DANDRITE, Aarhus)
Christian Rosenmund (NeuroCure, Berlin)
Michael Sendtner, (Univerisity of Würzburg, Würzburg)


Eric Bellefroid (Université Libre de Bruxelles, BE)
Carmen Birchmeier (Max Delbrück Centrum, DE)
Francesca Bronfman (Universidad Andres Bello, CL)
Marco Canossa (University of Trento, IT)
Patrick Carroll (Institute des Neurosciences de Montpellier, FR)
Eero Castrén (University of Helsinki, FI)
Moses Chao (Skirball Institute, NYU, US)
Elisabeth Coulson (The University of Queensland, AU)
Patrik Ernfors (Karolinska Institute, SE)
Martyn Goulding (Salk Institute for Biological Studies, US)
Paul Heppenstall (Scuola Internazionale Superiore di Studi Avanzati, IT)
Carlos Ibanez (Karolinska Institute, SE)
Matthias Kneussel (Hamburg University, DE)
Reijji Kuravilla (Johns Hopkins University, US)
Gary Lewin (Max Delbrück Centrum, DE)
Freda Miller (The Hospital for Sick Children Research Institute, CA)
Anders Nykjaer (Aarhus University, DK)
Christian Rosenmund (Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, DE)
Michael Sendtner (Universitätsklinikum Würzburg, DE)
Viktor Tarabykin (Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, DE)
Merja Voutilainen (University of Helsinki, FI)


MDC.C Communication Center

Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine

Robert Rössle Str. 10

Berlin, Germany