3D Tissue Models
NYU Nature Conference on Neurogenetics
Kimmel Center for University Life

New York, United States
http://www.nature.com/natureconferences/nyncng17/index.html
NYU Nature Conference on Neurogenetics
Springer Nature
http://www.nature.com/natureconferences/nyncng17/index.html
Kimmel Center for University Life
New York
United States

Schedule of Presentations:

Wednesday, August 9, 2017
07:45:00 Registration Check-in and Breakfast
09:00:00 Opening Remarks Claude Desplan
09:00:00 Progress and challenges in genetic studies of brain disorders Naomi Wray
10:00:00 A statistical framework for single cell RNA sequence analysis to reveal the neurobiology of autism spectrum disorder Kathryn Roeder
10:35:00 Heritability enrichment of specifically expressed genes identifies disease-relevant tissues and cell types
10:50:00 Coffee Break
11:20:00 From GWAS to Function: tools for functional annotation and interpretation Danielle Posthuma
11:55:00 Princeton University
12:30:00 Break for lunch
13:50:00 Using massive-scale sequencing data sets to understand the impact of rare genetic variation Daniel MacArthur
14:25:00 Constellations of rare mutations generate pathology in powerful, not-sorare signaling pathways Richard Tsien
15:00:00 Dissecting de novo variants in autism using high-throughput genome engineering and rapid human cortical neuron differentiation Neville Sanjana
15:35:00 Coffee Break
16:05:00 Hunting for genes of large effect: Gene discovery in very early onset psychosis Catherine Brownstein
16:40:00 Prefrontal cortex controls sensory filtering through a basal ganglia-tothalamus pathway Michael Halassa
17:15:00 The histone modifier SETD5 in autism and intellectual disability Gaia Novarino
17:50:00 A mouse model of sex differences in intracellular signaling and cognitive deficits in neurodevelopmental disorders
18:05:00 Poster Session and Reception
19:35:00 Close of Day
Thursday, August 10, 2017
07:00:00 Close of Day
08:00:00 Registration Check-in and Breakfast
09:00:00 Somatic mutation and genomic diversity in the human cerebral cortex
10:00:00 Psychiatric genomics: An update and an agenda Patrick Sullivan
10:35:00 The genetic architecture of complex burrowing behavior in Peromyscus mice
10:50:00 Coffee Break
11:20:00 Modeling differential ALS sensitivity with stem-cell-derived spinal and cranial motor neurons Esteban Mazzoni
11:55:00 Genetic studies of late onset Alzheimer's Disease implicate microglial function Alison Goate
12:30:00 Understanding behavior across timescales from seconds to millenia Cori Bargmann
13:05:00 Break for lunch
14:25:00 The neural circuit basis for a species-specific behavior David Stern,
15:00:00 The genetic basis of parental care evolution in monogamous mice Hopi E. Hoekstra
15:35:00 Coffee Break
16:05:00 Impact of genetic variation on a molecular network map of the aging human cortex
16:40:00 Modeling predisposition to schizophrenia using stem cells Kristen Brennand
17:15:00 3-D genome reconfiguration in brain development and disease
17:30:00 Poster Session and Reception
Friday, August 11, 2017
06:00:00 New Presentation
06:00:00 New Presentation
06:00:00 New Presentation
06:00:00 New Presentation
08:00:00 Registration Check-in and Breakfast
09:00:00 Integrative genomics and network biology in neuropsychiatric disease
09:35:00 Neurogenetics in classic model systems - A call to arms Oliver Hobert
10:10:00 Joint effects of regulatory and coding variants shape human genetic variation and disease risk Tuuli Lappalainen
10:45:00 Coffee Break
12:45:00 Closing remarks
13:00:00 Close of Conference
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