The 13th International Symposium of The Society for Research on the Cerebellum and Ataxias


Membrane molecules, Models & Modulating Neurons...
Approching Bedside to Bench and Back


May 10 - 12, 2024 in Mumbai, India

INVITATION

Travel Grants
available for authors of abstracts

The Board of the SRCA has decided to offer a number of travel grants to the authors of submitted abstracts for the symposium 2024. Authors can apply for these Travel Grants on the registration form.

The allocation of the Travel Grants will be done by the SRCA Board on the bases of merit , quality of the submitted abstract and need.

Welcome

Dear Colleagues,

We are delighted to announce the forthcoming Thirteenth Symposium of the Society for Research on the Cerebellum and Ataxias (SRCA), slated to occur from May 10th to 12th, 2024, in the vibrant city of Mumbai, India. Our aim is to delve into an extensive array of topics spanning from fundamental basic science to cerebellum-related disorders, as well as clinical neurology pertinent to the cerebellum. The local organizing committee, in conjunction with the SRCA Board, extends a warm invitation to you to join us in Mumbai for SRCA 2024.

Call for abstract submissions for parallel session talks:
We are also excited to invite abstract submissions for parallel session talks. A dedicated day will feature 15-minute podium presentations based on submitted abstracts. We will welcome a total of 30 abstracts for parallel session talks. Talks given by post-docs, junior faculty, and students will be considered for The prestigious Masao Ito Prize. We encourage you to share your outstanding research by submitting an abstract for consideration.

Travel Grants:
The Board of the SRCA has decided to offer a number of travel grants to the authors of submitted abstracts for the symposium 2024. Authors can apply for these Travel Grants on the registration form. The allocation of the Travel Grants will be done by the SRCA Board on the bases of merit , quality of the submitted abstract and need.!

Accommodation:
We propose a 5-star hotel which is very close to the venue. Please have a look at the Tab "venue

Bit about Mumbai – as a fun city:
Mumbai, the "City of Dreams" on India's western coast, seamlessly weaves together tradition and modernity, creating a captivating tapestry for tourists. Amidst ancient temples and towering skyscrapers, bustling street markets converge with glamorous shopping districts, embodying a dynamic harmony of contrasts. As the heartbeat of India's entertainment industry, Mumbai resonates with the energy of Bollywood, inviting visitors to glimpse the allure of the cinematic world. In this vibrant metropolis, each corner tells a story, from colonial-era architecture like the Gateway of India to the picturesque Marine Drive, ensuring an unforgettable journey through the city's rich history and pulsating rhythm. The strategic location, Mumbai India is conveniently connected with most parts of the world, with non-stop flights from most major cities globally. Mumbai offers non-stop flights or direct train connections to most tourist venues of India. This “work trip” can conveniently become your “fun trip”.

We hope that you will accept our invitation to join us in Mumbai. Feel free to reach out if you have any questions or if there is anything else we can assist you with.

Yours sincerely,

Esther Becker, PhD
President, SRCA

Aasef G. Shaikh, MD,PhD
Treasurer, SRCA
Congress President (SRCA 2024)

Samir Maji,PhD and Sangeeta Ravat,MD,DM
Co-chairs Congress Organizing Committee

Sudhir Kothari, MD,DM; U. Meenakshisundaram,MD,DM; Sanjay Pandey, MD,DM
Symposium Executive Committee