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There was no registration fee. Seven travel grants were available upon request (European students only - residence).
Applications from young female investigators were highly encouraged.

If you expect that you might require a visa for your travel, we suggest applying as early as possible and/or contact the education programme office

Scientific programme Scientific programme

Download the scientific programme for the 1st HBP Curriculum - Ethics, research and societal impact workshop - Responsible research: How to deal with animals and ICT in science - an ethical approach. 



  • Rosemary Abbott - Ethical aspects of using computerized cognitive tests in patients and healthy individuals
    Cambridge Cognition (CamCog), UK
  • Mathew Abrams - Demonstration of INCF services
    International Neuroinformatics Coordinating Facility (INCF), Sweden
  • Lise Bitsch - Public engagement in and on research
    DBT Foundation (DBT), Denmark
  • Malcolm Dando 
    - Team Based Learning - Group Work
    - Responsible conduct in the global neuroscience enterprise
    University of Bradford (UoB), UK
  • Rafael Frias - Societal Attitudes to Animal Research
    Karolinska Institutet (KI), Sweden
  • Emma Harris - Research Integrity and Ethics Management - HBP Case Study
    De Montfort University (DMU), UK
  • Viveka Hillegaart 
    - Lab visit - Animal departments at Karolinska Institutet
    - Ethics in biomedical research and the 3Rs
    Karolinska Institutet (KI), Sweden
  • Iordanis Kavathatzopoulos - ICT as ethical competence
    Uppsala University (UU), Sweden
  • Helena Ledmyr - Introduction to INCF
    International Neuroinformatics Coordinating Facility (INCF), Sweden
  • Christine Mitchell - Ethical concerns related to ICT
    Harvard University (HU), USA
  • Abdul Mohammed - Introduction 
    Karolinska Institutet / Linnaeus University (KI / LNU), Sweden
  • Björn Rozell - The consequences of genetic variation in laboratory animals 
    Karolinska Institutet (KI), Sweden
  • Brun Ulfhake - The infrastructure and use of experimental animals at KI
    Karolinska Institutet (KI), Sweden
  • Simon Whitby - Team Based Learning - Group Work
    University of Bradford (UoB), UK
  • Alan Winfield - The Thinking Robot
    University of the West of England (UWE), UK