EMHFC 2019 Würzburg

Date - 06/05/2019 - 08/05/2019
12:00 am

Hotel Melchior Park
Am Galgenberg 49
Würzburg 97074


Click below to view the full program for the EMHFC conference.

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For questions regarding the annual meeting contact us: emhfc2019@uni-wuerzburg.de.



We are very happy to present you this year’s keynote speakers:

 Tanja Jovanovic, PhD

Keynote topic:
Using Translational Approaches in Fear Conditioning in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly.

Click here for a summary about the keynote and the speaker.


 Dean Mobbs, PhD

Keynote topic:
Ethological approaches to the study of human fear.

Click here for a summary about the keynote and the speaker.


Posters and Abstract Submission

Submissions for posters and talks are now closed.

Poster format:
All posters have to be in portrait format.
The poster should be no larger than 841 mm (33.1 in) in width x 1189 mm (46.8 in) in height.


Pre-Conference Workshops

This year, we will offer two workshops that will take place on campus of the University of Würzburg on Monday from 9:00 to 11:30 am. There are no additional fees for the workshops, so make sure to participate! Afterwards, there will be transportation to the conference site

Workshop 1: Bayesian Statistics in Fear Conditioning Research. (See details)

Workshop 2: Practical Insights: How to conduct exposure in treatment. (See details)



This year’s accomodation and conference site will be the Melchior Park Hotel in Würzburg, Germany.

As in the years before, prices (see below) include accommodation, food & drinks, snacks at arrival and for departure, as well as all program and conference fees. The Melchior Park Hotel offers single and double bedrooms.

Sharing a double room: If you are interested in sharing a room with a specific person, please book a “Double bedroom” ticket and write the information of the second guest (name, e-mail) in the comment area. Your room partner also has to register and pay for a double bedroom!

Meanwhile, take a look at the Melchior Park Hotel:



Traffic Connection

For details about how to get there by plane, by train or by car, click here.



If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact us, emhfc2019@uni-wuerzburg.de.



  • Standard registration: registration is now open until 1st February 2019.
  • Early-bird registration: post-docs and professors can register for an early-bird ticket until 1st January 2019 for a reduced registration fee.
  • Student registration: students and PhD-students will always pay the reduced registration fee.




Registration will only be complete once the full payment is received!
Payment-Deadline: 1st March 2019

The cancellation policy is 100% refund up to 6 weeks, 50% refund up to 4 weeks and 20% refund up to 2 weeks before the meeting. If you cancel less than 2 weeks before the meeting, be aware that we cannot refund you.

Please note: abstract submission for posters and talks has to be done separately until 1st February 2019.


Bookings are closed for this event.