Our Activities

Held every two years from Montréal, Canada, the IBTN’s conferences present full scientific programs with internationally renowned speakers, experts from the field, plenary sessions and interactive workshops. The 4th edition took place in a hybrid format from May 19 to 21, 2022.

Opportunities for a new network of researchers leading behavioural medicine into a new future with this 3-credit educational program aimed at developing behavioural interventions and conducting high-quality trials. The 2024 edition will be offered in person and in English.
We disseminate information about new publications, developments and opportunities in the field, and upcoming events, projects, and activities.
Grant program facilitating visits to international laboratories or research groups under the guidance of international mentors.
The IBTN Mentee Forum is a key extension of any student’s or early career researcher’s involvement with IBTN, in particularly after attending the Summer School. It meets twice a year to identify how IBTN can further support their development and support an IBTN mentee community of practice.
Under the Canadian Institutes of Health Research’s Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) initiative, IBTN Co-Chair Dr. Simon Bacon has been awarded a 5-year Chair to focus on improved behavioural clinical trials.