XIV European Meeting on Glial Cells in Health and Disease



Network Glia e.V. offers stipend for the XIV European Meeting on Glial Cells in Health and Disease


Network Glia e.V. provides travel grants for young qualified researchers for participation in the XIV European Meeting on Glial Cells in Health and Disease in Porto, Portugal, on July 10 - 13, 2019.

The financial support consists of 500 €.
The following applicants were selected for a grant:
  1. Bessieres, Benjamin (New York, USA)
  2. Bindocci, Erika (Lausanne, Switzerland)
  3. Bordeleau, Maude (Québec, Canada)
  4. Bouçanova, Filipa (Stockholm, Sweden)
  5. Brennan, Faith (Columbus, USA)
  6. De Frutos, Elvira (Barcelona, Spain)
  7. Etienne, Fanny (Paris, France)
  8. Gabrielli, Martina (Milan, Italy)
  9. Gheorghe, Roxana-Olimpia (Bucharest, Romania)
  10. Horvat, Anemari (Ljubljana, Slovenia)
  11. Jin, Xuyan (Seoul, Republic of Korea)
  12. Jurga, Agnieszka (Krakow, Poland)
  13. Kirdajova, Denisa (Prague, Czech Republic)
  14. Marchese, Natalia (Córdoba, Argentina)
  15. Mukhamedshina, Yana (Kazan, Russian Federation)
  16. Neginskaya, Maria (New York, USA)
  17. Nicholson, Madeline (Melbourne, Australia)
  18. Philp, Amber (Valdivia, Chile)
  19. Pochkhidze, Nino (Tbilisi, Georgia)
  20. Řehořová, Monika  (Prague, Czech Republic)
  21. Sathyanesan, Aaron(Washington DC, USA)
  22. Starost, Laura (Münster, Germany)
  23. van Bruggen, David (Solna, Sweden)
  24. Wlodarczyk Agnieszka (Odense, Denmark)

Criteria for application were as follows:

  • eligible are students, Ph. D. students and young postdocs
  • the age limit is 35 years by the time of application
  • the applicant participates with an own contribution (poster)
  • the applicant is first author

The application had to contain the following documents:

  • short cover letter with contact data
  • 1 page CV
  • list of publications (if applicable)
  • copy of the abstract
  • one short letter of recommendation

The deadline for submission was February 4, 2019 (midnight CET).

Please submit your application here.

Congress photos online

Please find here some impressions from the successful GLIA Meeting 2019.

Current information


  The abstract booklet is available for

  download here.

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Important Dates –
Road to Porto

| February 4, 2019 |

Deadline for abstract submission, early registration and stipend application

| April 26, 2019 |
Deadline for registration to ICVS Satellite Meeting in Braga

| May 2019 |
Final program available

| June 17, 2019 |
Deadline for late posters

| June 24, 2019 |
Deadline for online registration

| July 10–13, 2019 |
XIV European Meeting on Glial Cells in Health and Disease

Please find the full list of dates here.

Scientific Secretariat

   XIV European Glial Meeting
    Meino Alexandra Gibson
    Max Delbrück Center for
    Molecular Medicine (MDC)
    Robert-Rössle-Str. 10
    13092 Berlin, Germany


Meeting Secretariat

K.I.T. Group GmbH Dresden
K.I.T. Group GmbH Dresden
Christina Norkus/ Anja Zeun
Bautzner Str. 117–119
01099 Dresden, Germany

  +49 351 4842722