Education Day Faculty

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 17 – EDUCATION DAY SESSIONS
TRACK 1: UPDATE ON PSYCHIATRIC GENETICS AND CLINICAL APPLICATIONS
Jehannine C. Austin
– Canada Research Chair and MSFHR Scholar, Associate Professor, Departments of Psychiatry and Medical Genetics, University of British Columbia
Danielle M. Dick – Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Psychology, and Human and Molecular Genetics, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University
Stephen V. Faraone – Professor of Psychiatry and of Neuroscience & Physiology,
Director of Research, SUNY Upstate Medical University
Anil Malhotra – Professor, Hofstra University School of Medicine
Francis J. McMahon
– Chief, Human Genetics Branch and Genetic Basis of Mood and Anxiety Disorders Section, National Institute of Mental Health Intramural Research Program
David T. Miller – Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

TRACK 2: METHODS AND TOOLS FOR GENETIC RESEARCH
Schahram Akbarian – Professor of Neuroscience and Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Mark DePristo – Co-Director, Medical and Population Genetics Program, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard University
Kyle Kai-How Farh– Postdoc in Mark Daly and Michael Greenberg labs, The Broad Institute
James A. Knowles – Professor and Associate Chair for Research Psychiatry & The Behavioral Sciences, Zilkha Neurogenetic Institute Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California Los Angeles
Jon Madison – Group Leader and Research Scientist, Stanley Center for Psychiatric Research, Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard
Benjamin Neale – Assistant Professor, Analytic and Translational Genetics Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital; Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Associated Researcher, Broad Institute