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Upcoming Events

Date

Event

Sunday, October 25, 2015

9:00am - 5:00pm

19th Annual Advances in Autism Conference

Keynote Presentation by:

Alison Singer
Co-founder and President, Autism Science Foundation

For more information, click here.

Past Seminars

Date

Event

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

2:00 - 3:00pm

Seaver Distinguished Lecturer Series: Part 2

"Early behavioral and neural predictors of language in infants at risk for autism spectrum disorder"

Helen Tager-Flusberg, PhD (Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Boston University; Professor of Anatomy and Neurobiology and Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine)

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Leon and Norma Hess Center for Science and Medicine
1470 Madison Avenue (between 101st and 102nd Streets), 2nd Floor, Hess Seminar Room A

This event is free of charge and open to the public. It will be geared toward a scientific audience.

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

5:30 - 6:30pm

Distinguished Lecturer Series: Part 1

"Foundations of language in autism spectrum disorder"

Helen Tager-Flusberg, PhD (Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Boston University; Professor of Anatomy and Neurobiology and Pediatrics, Boston University School of Medicine)

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Leon and Norma Hess Center for Science and Medicine
1470 Madison Avenue (between 101st and 102nd Streets), 2nd Floor, Davis Hall

This event is free of charge and open to the public. Reception immediately following. Refreshments will be served.

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

2:00 - 3:00pm

Seaver Seminar Series:

"Reward Processing in Autism"

Gabriel S. Dichter, PhD (Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Psychology, University of North Carolina; Direct, Clinical Affective Neuroscience Laboratory, The Carolina Institute for Developmental Disabilities)

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Leon and Norma Hess Center for Science and Medicine
1470 Madison Avenue (between 101st and 102nd Streets), 2nd Floor, Seminar Room B

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

2:00 - 3:00pm

Seaver Seminar Series:

"Neuronal Circuit Dissection and Novel Therapeutic Strategies in Neurodevelopmental Disorders"

Michela Fagiolini, PhD (Assistant Professor of Neurology, Boston Children's Hospital)

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Leon and Norma Hess Center for Science and Medicine
1470 Madison Avenue (between 101st and 102nd Streets), 2nd Floor, Seminar Room B

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

2:00 - 3:00pm

Seaver Seminar Series:

"Improving the quality of autism care in the US: From policy to practice and back again"

David S. Mandell, ScD (Director, Center for Mental Health Policy and Services Research, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine)

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Leon and Norma Hess Center for Science and Medicine
1470 Madison Avenue (between 101st and 102nd Streets), 2nd Floor, Seminar Room B

Thursday, September 11, 2014

2:00 - 3:00pm

Seaver Distinguished Lecturer Series: Part 2

"Network Assisted Analysis Helps Reveal the Genetic Basis of Autism"

Kathryn Roeder, PhD (Professor of Statistics and Computational Biology, Carnegie Mellon University)

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Leon and Norma Hess Center for Science and Medicine
1470 Madison Avenue (between 101st and 102nd Streets), 2nd Floor, Hess Seminar Room A

This event is free of charge and open to the public. It will be geared toward a scientific audience.

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

5:30 - 6:30pm

Seaver Distinguished Lecturer Series: Part 1

"Genetics opens a window to view risk for autism"

Bernie Devlin, PhD (Professor of Psychiatry and Human Genetics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine)

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Leon and Norma Hess Center for Science and Medicine
1470 Madison Avenue (between 101st and 102nd Streets), 2nd Floor, Davis Hall

This event is free of charge and open to the public. Reception immediately following. Refreshments will be served.

Wednesday,
September 3, 2014

2:00 - 3:00pm

Seaver Seminar Series:

"Modeling neuropsychiatric disorders: Altering hindbrain gene function disrupts forebrain growth, neurogenesis and behaviors through monoamine systems"

Emanuel DiCicco-Bloom, MD (Professor, Depts. of Neuroscience & Cell Biology and Pediatrics; Robert Wood Johnson Medical School; Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey)

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Leon and Norma Hess Center for Science and Medicine
1470 Madison Avenue (between 101st and 102nd Streets), 2nd Floor, Seminar Room B