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American Neuroendocrine Society

INF Council Representative

Levine, Jon
Director, Wisconsin National Primate Research Center, 1220 Capital Court, Madison, WI 53715.
Tel: 608 263-3500
Fax: 608 265-2067

British Society for Neuroendocrinology

INF Council Representative

Yeo, Giles
Principal Research Associate, Director of Genomics/Transcriptomics, Department of Clinical Biochemistry, School of Clinical Medicine, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 2QR
Tel: +44 (0) 1223 336792
Fax: +44 (0) 1223 330598
Neuroendocrinology Briefings
Topical articles produced by the BSN with the aim of promoting awareness and interest in research into neuroendocrine problems from final undergraduate level upwards.
The style of the briefings will appeal to both non-specialist and specialist readers.

Hungarian Neuroendocrine Section

INF Council Representative

Csaba, Fekete M.D., Ph.D., D.Sc.
Department of Endocrine Neurobiology, Institute of Experimental Medicine, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Szigony u. 43, 1083 Budapest, Hungary.

Japan Neuroendocrine Society

INF Council representative

Nakazato, Masamitsu M.D., Ph.D.
Division of Neurology, Respirology, Endocrinology and Metabolism,
Department of Internal Medicine, University of Miyazaki
5200 Kihara Kiyotake, Miyazaki-shi, Japan 889-1692
Tel: +81 985 85 2965
Fax: +81 985 85 1869

Turkish Neuroendocrinology Society

INF Council representative

Yilmaz, Bayram
Yeditepe University, Faculty of Medicine, Head of Department of Physiology, 34755, Kayisdagi, Istanbul.
Tel: 90-216-578-0675
Fax: 90-216-578-0575

Pakistan Neuroendocrine Group

INF Council representative

Jahan, Sarwat
Associate Professor, Department of Animal Sciences, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad, Pakistan.
Tel: 92 301 855 0566

Polish Society for Neuroendocrinology

INF Council Representative

Gajewska, Alina
Department of Neuroendocrinology, Institute of Animal Physiology and Nutrition, Polish Academy of Sciences, Jablonna n. Warsaw, Poland.
Tel: 48 22 76 53 300

Romanian Psychoneuroendocrine Society

INF Council representative

Coculescu, Mihai 
Professor of Endocrinology, University of Medicine and Pharmacology, Institute of Endocrinology, 34 Blvd. Aviatorilor, Sector 1, 011863 Bucharest, Romania
Tel:  40 21-317 14 79
Fax: 40 21 319 87 18

Société de Neuroendocrinologie (France)

INF Council Representative

Prevot, Vincent Ph.D.
Development and Plasticity of the Postnatal Brain
Neurobese International Associated Laboratory, Team 2, Jean-Pierre Aubert Research Center, Inserm U837/University of Lille 2, Bâtiment Biserte, 1 place de Verdun, 59045 Lille cedex, France.
Tel: +33 3-20-62-20-64
Fax: +33 3-20-53-85-62

Society for Behavioral Neuroendocrinology

INF Council Representative

Silver, Rae
President, Society for Behavioral Neuroendocrinology, Department of Psychology, Columbia University, 1190 New Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY 10027
Tel: 212-854-5531
Fax: 212-854-3609

South Mediterranean Neuroendocrine Group

Acting Council Representative

Moftah, Marie
Department of Zoology, Faculty of Science, Alexandria University, Baghdad st., Moharem Bek, 21151 Alexandria, Egypt.
Tel: 20-2-03 39 29 224 Ext. 101
Fax: 20 2 03 39 11 794
Australasian Region

INF Council representative

Grattan, Dave
Centre for Neuroendocrinology and Department of Anatomy and Structural Biology University of Otago, P.O. Box 913 Dunedin, New Zealand 9054.
Tel: 64 3 479 7442
Fax: 64 3 479 7254
Current activities:
Annual meeting with the Endocrine Society of Australia (usually in September)
Funding for one overseas speaker each year
Annual Symposium on Neuroendocrinology which includes local speakers

Canada Region

INF Council Representative

Belsham, Denise D.
Department of Physiology, University of Toronto, 1 King’s College Circle, MSB 3344, Toronto, Ontario.
Tel:  416-946-7646
Fax:  416-978-4940

Chinese Region

INF Council Representative

Du, Ji-Zeng
Head and Professor, Division of Neurobiology and Physiology, Department of Physiology, Research Building C507, Zijingang Campus, Hangzhou 310058, China.
Tel:  86 571 88208182
Fax:  86 571 88208182

European Region (European countries not represented by National Societies)

INF Council Representative

Panzica, GianCarlo 
Università degli Studi di Torino, Department of Anatomy, Pharmacology and Forensic Medicine, M.D’Azeglio 52, 1-10126 Torino, Italy.
Tel: 39 011 6705928
Fax: 39 011 2367970
Hungarian Association of Endocrinology & Metabolism: Neuroendocrine Section

India Region

INF Council Representative

Joy, K.P.
Professor and Head, Department of Zoology, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi – 221005, India.
Tel:  91 09935614935

Current activities:
Proposed to enrol more members and organise one session on Neuroendocrinology during the Annual Meeting of the Endocrine Society of India.

Korea region

INF Council representative

Kim, Sung-Woon, MD., PhD
Professor, Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Kyung Hee University School of Medicine, 23 Kyungheedae-ro, Dongdaemun-ku, Seoul 02447, Korea.
Tel: 82 2 958 8135
Fax: 82 2962 8124

Latin America Region

INF Council representative

Vivas, Laura 
University of Cordoba, Associate Professor, School of Biology, Head, Laboratory of Hydromineral Homeostasis
Instituto de Investigación Medica Mercedes y, Martín Ferreyra (INIMEC-CONICET), Friuli 2434, Barrio Parque Vélez Sarsfield, Cordoba, 5016, Argentina.
Tel: 54-351-4681465 Ext. 120 (lab) or 108(office)
Fax: 54-351-4695163

Nordic Neuroendocrine Group

INF Council representative

Dickson, Suzanne L
Professor, Ph.D., Dept Physiology, The Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg Medicinaregatan 11, SE–405 30 Gothenburg, Sweden.
Tel: +46 31 786 3568
Fax: +46 703 693568


Communicating Societies


European Neuroendocrine Association


International Society for Psychoneuroendocrinology


The Pituitary Society