The EPNA 2022 goes to Dr. Damien Huzard from the Inserm, IGF, Université de Montpellier, France for his paper: ‘The impact of C-tactile low-threshold mechanoreceptors on affective touch and social interactions in mice’, Science Advances, 2021, Vol 8, Issue 26.

The award emphasizes the importance of research into brain function and its diseases and is designed as a form of support and encouragement for early-career researchers at the early stage of their career and will be awarded at the NEURON Midterm Meeting January 2023 in Madrid.