Good resources for up-to-date information about fNIRS training opportunities are the newsletter of the Society for functional Near Infrared Spectroscopy and the Facebook page of the SfNIRS. The upcoming fNIRS2020 – Due to the ongoing COVID situation, the officers of SfNIRS, board of directors and organizers of fNIRS 2020 have taken the decision to postpone the conference for one whole year. fNIRS 2021 will now take place on 10-13th October 2021 in the same venue at Boston University.

Different groups offer fNIRS courses and workshops throughout  the year (let us know of any others to include here):

  • The Boston University NeuroPhotonics Center holds an annual 3-day fNIRS course run by David Boas and Meryem Yücel (previously hosted at the Martinos Center at Massachusetts General Hospital).
  • Dr. Ted Huppert and lab at the University of Pittsburgh hosts a two-day intensive fNIRS training course on advanced data analysis and experimental design.
  • NIRx holds regular training webinars.