Department

Weekly Conferences and Seminars

The Week of 2/7/2005 - 2/11/2005

Grand Rounds

Tuesday, February 8, 2005 (9:00 - 10:15 a.m.) Clopton Auditorium

"Understanding the Social Nature of Autism"

Fred R. Volkmar, M.D.
Irving B. Harris Professor of Child Psychiatry
Psychology and Pediatrics
Yale Child Study Center

Wednesday Research Seminar

February 9, 2005 (1:15 - 2:30 p.m.) East Pavilion Auditorium

"We've Found a Gene for Alcohol Dependence: What Now?"

Danielle Dick, Ph.D.

Courses

TUESDAY RESIDENT SEMINAR:
February 8, 2005 (10:30 a.m.) 3rd Floor Conference Room - Renard Bldg.
THEME: Psychiatric Disorders-Benchside to Bedside: Dementia/Substance Abuse"
Coursemaster: Nuri B. Farber, M.D.
SUBSTANCE ABUSE
"Dopamine and the Reward System"
Gabriel de Erausquin, M.D., Ph.D.

WEDNESDAY ADVANCED RESIDENT SEMINAR:
February 9, 2005(9:00 - 10:30 a.m.) 3rd Floor Conference Room - Renard Bldg.
THEME: Family Therapy and other Psychotherapeutic Topics
Coursemasters: Bary Hong, Ph.D. and Mark Johnson, M.D.
"Introduction to Family Therapy: Systemic Thinking"
Mark Johnson, M.D.

Speciality Seminars

EPIDEMIOLOGY SEMINAR:
Monday, February 7, 2005 (1:00-2:00 p.m.) Suite 4 conference room,
Parc Frontenac, 40 North Kingshighway
EPI SEMINAR II
Coursemaster: Renee M. Cunningham-Williams, Ph.D., MPE
Host: Lee Hoffer, Ph.D.
"A Mix of Snow and Turing: Towards a Field-Based Computational Epidemiology"
Michael Agar
Ethknowords (Snata Fe, NM)

DEPARTMENTS OF NEUROLOGY & NEUROLOGICAL SURGERY RESEARCH SEMINAR:
Monday, February 7, 2005 (12:00 noon), Schwarz Auditorium
"In Vivo and In Vitro Models of Parkinson's Disease"
Karen L. O'Mally, Ph.D.