This is the website of the Toulouse Mind & Brain Institute or TMBI.

Simon Thorpe, the Institute’s director, submitted  a proposal to the ANR Instituts Convergences website  at 10.57 am on Wednesday 4th of May 2016. The dealine was 11.00 am….

The pdf file of the proposal can be downloaded by clicking on this link :  TMBI-ia-convergences-2016

It’s a 25 page document with a few pages of annexes. It is best read on a computer or tablet because there are a large number of hyperlinks (shown in underlined blue text) which provide extra information.

The set of support letters that were included with the proposal can be downloaded from the Support page

You can find out more about the project by using the menus on this site.

Use the menus to find out about the Labs that involved in the project and the  Members of the Institute.

You can find out about our plans for a radical new Masters Program in Cognitive Science – the CogSci Master – that we plan to launch in 2017, and the CogSci Doctoral School that we hope to launch soon after that.

Find out about two major Health related inititives that are directly linked to the TMBI

  • The Féderation Hospitalo-Universitare (FHU HoPes) dedicated to Cognitive, Psychiatric and Sensory Handicaps
  • The NeuroToul initiative dedicated to research in three major Neurodegenerative Diseases – Parkinson’s Disease, Alheimer’s Disease and Multiple Sclerosis.

Learn about the range of Industrial partners, both in Toulouse, and further afield with which the TMBI has strong links

You can find about our plans for the Governance of the Institute.