Please enable javascript to view this page in its intended format.

Queen's University

Richard J. Beninger
Professional Associations

Fundacion Cerebro y Mente

I am a member of the International Scientific Advisory Board of the Fundacion Cerebro y Mente, based in Madrid, Spain. The President is Dr. Tomas Palomo. The Fundacion is dedicated to the fertile interchange of ideas and experiences between experts in clinical and basic neuroscience with a goal to improving the understanding and treatment of brain disorders. The Fundacion fosters the interdisciplinary exchange of information and collaborations with the regular sponsoring of biennial international meetings on Strategies for Studying Brain Disorders and annual meetings on Neuroscientific Advances and Clinical Reality.

Further information can be found at the website of the Fundacion Cerebro y Mente.

Professional Societies

I am a member of the following Professional Societies:

American Association for the Advancement of Science: elected Fellow, 1992

Association for Psychological Science: made a Fellow, 1997

Canadian Association for Neuroscience

Canadian College of Neuropsychopharmacology: elected Committee Member, 1994, 1992: Treasurer 2006 - 2010

Canadian Sleep Society

Canadian Society for Brain, Behaviour and Cognitive Science

European Behavioural Pharmacology Society: elected to the Full Committee 2008

International Behavioural Neuroscience Society: elected Council member, 1993; named a Fellow, 1995

Neurotoxicity Society

Schizophrenia International Research Society

Society for Neuroscience

Kingston, Ontario, Canada. K7L 3N6. 613.533.2000