Monday, April 29, 2013 — 25th Annual Genetics Day
Class of ‘62 Auditorium
Morning session: 9:30-12
Dr. Susan Hyman
Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Division Chief, Neurodevelopmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
"The Clinical Face(s) of Autism Spectrum Disorders"
Dr. Alexander Paciorkowski
Senior Instructor, Department of Neurology
"Next-Generation Genetics & Autism 2013"
Dr. Margot Mayer-Pröschel
Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Genetics
"Taking the Lead on Iron"
Dr. Douglas Portman
Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Genetics,
Center for Neural Development & Disease
"Genes, Circuits and Behavior: How a Worm Sets its Priorities"
Poster session: 12:00 – 2:00
Afternoon session: 2:00 – 4:00
11th Annual Fred Sherman Lectures
Dr. Maria Karayiorgou
Professor of Psychiatry, Columbia University
Acting Director, Division of Psychiatric Genetics, Dept. of Psychiatry, Columbia University
"De Novo Mutations Define Patterns of Genetic and Neural Complexity in Schizophrenia"
Dr. Michael Wigler
Professor, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
"Considering the Genetics of Cognitive Function Through the Prism of Autism"
Inclusive Possiblities Cluster
The Inclusive Possibilities Cluster meets the first Tuesday of every month from 1-2 pm:
February, 5—1-2, Gleason G335 Collins Room (Simon School. River Campus)
March 5—1-2, 1-7438 Hawkins (URMC)
April 2—1-2, Gleason G335 Collins Room (Simon School. River Campus)
May 7—1-2, 1-7438 Hawkins (URMC)
Anyone interested in being a member of the cluster or for further information, please contact: Bernadette Jackson at Bernadette_Jackson@urmc.rochester.edu