Program

Wednesday, April 14, 2021
8:00am – 6:00pm CST

8:00am:  Intro to the Symposium— Ned Kalin, MD & Richie Davidson, PhD

8:05-8:45am:  GUOPING FENG, PHD
“DISSECTING NEUROBIOLOGICAL MECHANISMS OF ASD: FROM GENES TO CIRCUITS”

8:45-9:05am:  Discussion

9:05-9:20am:  Break

9:20am-10:00am:  THOMAS KASH, PHD
“PROBING MODULATION IN EXTENDED AMYGDALA CIRCUITS”

10:00-10:20am:  Discussion

10:20-10:35am:  Break

10:35am-11:15am:  DAVID LEWIS, MD
“A NEURAL CIRCUITRY SUBSTRATE FOR COGNITIVE DYSFUNCTION IN SCHIZOPHRENIA”

11:15-11:35am:  Discussion

11:35am-1pm:   Break

1-1:40pm:  TRACY BALE, PHD
“PRECONCEPTION DELIVERY: SOMATIC SIGNALS IMPACTING NEURODEVELOPMENT AND STRESS CIRCUITRY”

1:40-2pm:  Discussion

2-2:15pm:  Break

2:15-2:55pm:   JOSHUA GORDON, MD, PHD
“MODEL ORGANISM APPROACHES TO ANXIETY AND EMOTION”

2:55-3:15pm:  Discussion

3:15-3:30pm:  Break

3:30-4:15pm:  GENERAL DISCUSSION WITH ALL PRESENTERS

4:15pm:  End of Symposium— Ned Kalin, MD & Richie Davidson, PhD

4:30–6pm: Virtual Poster Session