2020 Chicago Symposium on Translational Neuroscience: Translational Neuroscience of Autism

Date: May 01 2020

2020 Chicago Symposium on Translational Neuroscience

Translational Neuroscience of Autism

May 1, 2020

William Eckhardt Research Center

5640 S Ellis Ave., Chicago, IL 60637


REGISTER HERE: please visit the symposium webpage for registration information, schedule, parking, hotel, etc.:

(space is limited; registration is required)

Speaker Information:

§  Matthew State MD PhD, UCSF

Progress in Rate Variant Genetics: Driving the Search for the Pathobiology of Autism Spectrum

§  Daniel Geschwind MD PhD, UCLA

Tackling Genetic Complexity Using Systems Biology and Integrative Genomics in Autism Spectrum Disorder

§  Kimberly Huber PhD, UT Southwestern

Mechanisms of Sensory Circuit Dysfunction in Mouse Autism Models:  Implications for Biomarkers and Therapeutics

§  Richard L. Huganir PhD, Johns Hopkins

Synaptic Genes and Neurodevelopmental Disorders

§  Christopher A. Walsh MD PhD, HHMI

New Genetic Insights into Autism Spectrum Disorders

§  Thomas C. Südhof MD, Stanford

Neurexin-1 (NRXN1) Mutations in Autism: Possible Pathogenetic Pathways