Partnerships and Collaboration Committee

The goal of this committee is to develop new partnerships with professional organizations, individuals, industry, and academic institutions. To learn more and get involved, email

We have established partnerships with the following organizations:

  1. Dutch Neurofederation
  2. Pakistan Society of Basic & Applied Neurosciences
  3. Brazilian Society for Neuroscience and Behavior

Coordinators: Emmeline Edwards and Jean King

Sadaf Ahmed, PhD – CEO, AEIRC, Director, CHWB & Assistant Professor, University of Karachi, Pakistan G.S., Pakistan Society of Basic & Applied Neurosciences
Emmeline Edwards, PhD – Director of the Division of Extramural Research of the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH/NIH)
Angelina Kakooza, PhD – Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Child Health and Child Neurologist, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
Jean King, PhD – Peterson Family Dean of Arts and Sciences and Professor of Biology and Biotechnology, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Jocelien Olivier, PhD – Associate Professor Developmental Behavioral Neuroscience, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
Deborah Suchecki, PhD, D.Sc – Professor in the Department of Psychobiology, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, Brazil

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