Sami El-Boustani, assistant professor at the Department of Basic Neurosciences of the Faculty of Medicine, is one of the 15 researchers in neuroscience appointed this year as members of the FENS-Kavli Network of Excellence.
Created in 2014, the FENS-Kavli Network of Excellence is a group of early career, independent neuroscience investigators based in Europe, and chosen for their scientific excellence, originality, and leadership. A new cohort of 15 FENS-Kavli Scholars representing 10 different European countries have now been selected. The new Scholars will join the 2018 cohort, forming am active network of 30 Scholars based representing 13 different countries. The groups aims to improve neuroscience in Europe and beyond through scientific exchange, advocacy, and outreach.