Current Series

Autism Seminar Series

The Autism Seminar Series meets during the academic year on the third Mondays from 4:30 to 6:00 PM in McDonnell Sciences Building in Room 928.

This series brings in WU faculty and other experts across disciplines whose research has particular implications for for interventions in Autism. Each lecture lasts about 45 minutes, with 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.

2016-2017 Dates and Speakers:

Monday, October 17 – Claire Weichselbaum
Monday, November 28 - Joe Dougherty
Monday, December 19 – Kristen Kroll
Tuesday, January 17* – Mike Wong (*Note the date change due to the 16th being a holiday)
Monday, February 20 – Terra Barnes
Monday, March 20 – Mike Gaffrey
Monday, April 17 – CANCELLED
Monday, May 15 – Vitaly Klyachko

Developmental Psychopathology Series

The Developmental Pschopathology 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.

2016-2017 Dates and Speakers:

October 12, 2016 – John Constantino
November 9, 2016 – Andrew Heath
December 14, 2016 – Celeste Karch
January 11, 2017 – Chad Sylvester
February 8, 2017 – Desiree White
March 8, 2017 – Mike Gaffrey
April 12, 2017 – Arpana Agrawal

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 Diana Whalen.