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Conte-CBS Colloquium on Mental Health
Upcoming Events:

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BJ Casey, PhD
Director of the Sackler Institute, Weill Cornell Medical College

Development of Emotion Regulation: From Human Imaging to Mouse Genetics

Tuesday March 5, 2013
5:30pm in The Biological Laboratories, Room 1080
16 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge

Food and drinks at 5pm
Please register in advance >>

 

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Scott E. Lukas, PhD
Director, McLean Imaging Facility and Behavioral Psychopharmacology Research Laboratory

Novel Brain Imaging Techniques to Study Drug Abuse and Mental Illness

Tuesday April 2, 2013
5:30pm in The Biological Laboratories, Room 1080
16 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge

Food and drinks at 5pm
Please register in advance >>

Past Events:

Spring 2013 Semester

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Elizabeth A Lawson, MD, MMSc, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Staff Physician, Neuroendocrine Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital

The role of hormones in anorexia nervosa

Fall 2012 Semester

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Mustafa Sahin, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School and Boston Children’s Hospital

Dissecting the Circuitry of Autism

November 6, 2012

Steven E. Hyman, MD, Director of Stanley Center for Psychiatric Research, Broad Institute and Distinguished Service Professor of Stem Cell & Regenerative Biology, Harvard University

Resuscitating Psychiatric Drug Discovery

October 2, 2012

Charles A. Nelson III, PhD, Professor of Pediatrics and Neuroscience, Harvard Medical School and Richard David Scott Chair in Pediatric Developmental Medicine Research, Boston Children’s Hospital

The Effects of Early, Severe Psychosocial Deprivation on Brain and Behavioral Development: The Bucharest Early Intervention Project

Spring 2012 Semester

April 30, 2012

Edward Hallowell, MD, EdD, Child & Adult Psychiatrist and NY Times Best-Selling Author

The ABCs of ADD

Check out Dr. Hallowell’s television appearances>>

March 27, 2012

Jordan Smoller, MD, ScD, Associate Vice Chair and Director of Psychiatric Genetics, Dept of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital

Blue Genes? The Complex Genetics of Mood Disorders

Check out the Boston Globe’s interview of Dr. Smoller>>

February 28, 2012

Dost Ongur, MD, PhD, Chief of the Psychotic Disorders Division at McLean Hospital

MRS Studies on the Neurobiology of Schizophrenia

Check out Dr. Ongur’s McLean Hospital profile >>

January 31, 2012

Jack P. Shonkoff, MD, Director, Center on the Developing Child at Harvard University

The Biology of Adversity and The Early Childhood Roots of Impairments in Learning, Behavior, and Health

Check out the Boston Globe’s interview of Dr. Shonkoff >>