Current Series

Autism Seminar Series

The Autism Seminar Series meets monthly on a Monday during the academic year in McDonnell Sciences Building in Room 928.

This series brings in WU faculty and other experts across disciplines whose research has particular implications for interventions in Autism. Each lecture lasts 90 minutes, with includes half of the time allocated to a presentation and the remaining time allotted to interactions and discussion with attendees. Appetizers and drinks are provided. Upcoming dates and speakers are listed on our homepage. To receive e-mail notifications, please contact Daniel Gray.

2018-2019 Dates and Speakers:

September 17, 2018, 4:00-5:30: Tamara Hershey
October 29, 2018, 4:30-6:00: Rob Mitra
December 17, 2018, 4:00-5:30: Jason Yi
Jananary 14, 2019, 4:00-5:30: Annapurna Poduri (Harvard)
February. 18, 2019, 4:00-5:30: TBA 
March 18, 2019, 4:00-5:30: Matt Lalli
April 15, 2019, 4:00-5:30: TBA
May 20, 2019, 4:00-5:30: TBA

Developmental Psychopathology Series

The Developmental Psychopathology Series meets once a month on Wednesdays from 11:30 AM to 12:45 PM in McDonnell Sciences Building - Cori Auditorium.

This series is a component of the Psychiatry Department's Research Seminars and examines relevant research to the development of psychiatric syndromes in children. The purpose is to promote research across perspectives of genetics, genetic epidemiology, psychology, psychiatry, bioinformatics, social work, and developmental biology with the goal of provoking creative discussion, sharing information on state-of the art research methods, and to generate new ideas and directions in research for investigators at all levels. Presentations are usually an hour, with 20 minutes for questions and discussions. Lunch is provided. Upcoming dates and speakers are listed on our homepage. To receive e-mail notifications, please contact Daniel Gray.

2018-2019 Dates and Speakers:

October 10, 2018 - Cynthia Rogers
November 14, 2018 - Andrey Anokhin
December 12, 2018 - Natasha Marrus
January 9, 2019 – Erin Dunn (Harvard)
February 13, 2019 - Joan Luby
March 13, 2019 -Evan Gordon
April 25, 2019 – TBA

Developmental Imaging Group

The Developmental Imaging Group meets twice a month on Wednesdays from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM in East Building Room 3400B.

The Developmental Imaging Group examines current research in developmental cognitive neuroscience approaches to intellectual and developmental disabilities and developmental psychopathology research. Presenters typically share work-in-process and receive critical feedback from colleagues and senior faculty. Upcoming dates and speakers are listed on our homepage. To receive e-mail notifications, please contact Scott Marek.