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Schizophrenia Seminar Series

Fall 2015 | Spring 2016 
Wednesdays | 3 PM | Meyer 1-191 | The Johns Hopkins Hospital

Each lecture is preceded by a short presentation by a young scientist.

Sept 2

Thomas Sedlak, MD, PhD

Short Talk: Xiuping Fu, PhD(Dr. Baraban's Lab)

Host: Sawa

Assistant Professor, Dept. of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences JHU SOM

"Glutathione: a reservoir for synaptic glutamate - Implications for novel psychiatric treatment"
Oct 7

John Davis, M.D.

Short Talk:
Shanshan Zhu, PhD, Research Associate, (Dr. Ross’ Lab)

Host: Pletnikov

Professor of Psychiatry, Research Professor of Medicine
Dept. of Psychiatry
Univ. of Illinois at Chicago

“Treatment of schizophrenia: current issue and future possibilities"
Dec 2Ruben Gur, Ph.D.

Short Talk:
Ki-Jun Yoon, Research Fellow, Dept. of Neurology, (Dr. Hongjun Song lab)

Host: Avramopoulos

Professor, Dept. of Psychiatry, Radiology & Neurology; Director, Brain Behavior Laboratory and the Center for Neuroimaging in Psychiatry,
Univ. of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia VA Medical Center
"Clinical risk for psychosis in the general population: Lessons from the Philadelphia Neurodevelopmental Cohort"
Jan ***** no seminar ***** 

Feb 1

​Hurd Hall

Jeffrey Swanson, MA, PhD

Short Talk:          
Beth McGinty
Assistant Professor, JHSPH

Host: Sedlak

Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University School of Medicine"Thinking differently about mental illness, gun violence, and the law: Balancing risk and rights for effective policy"
Mar 2

Jay Baraban, M.D., Ph.D.

Short Talk:
Xiaolei Zhu, MD, PhD,
Research Fellow (Kamiya's Lab)

Host: Pletnikov

Professor, Department of Neuroscience, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

"Synapses, silencing and schizophrenia: focus on the microRNA system"
Apr 6

Nenard Sestan, MD, PhD

Short Talk:
Randal Hand, PhD
Research Fellow (Kolodkin's lab)
Host: Kamiya

Professor of Neuroscience, Genetics, and Psychiatry
Yale School of Medicine
Kavli Institute for Neuroscience

“Development and Evolution of Neocortical Projection Systems”
May 4

Susumu Mori, MD, PhD

Short Talk:
Atsushi Yoshimura, PhD Research Fellow (Kamiya's lab)
Host: Avramopoulos

Professor, Department of Radiology
Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine
Affiliated Faculty, F.M. Kirby Center for Functional Brain Imaging
Kennedy Krieger Institute

“MriCloud: A new platform to support latest image analysis technologies for brain MRI”

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