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UC Davis MIND Institute

UC Davis MIND Institute

Distinguished Lecturer Series

The UC Davis MIND Institute’s Distinguished Lecturer Series is now in its 12th season of public lectures by nationally and internationally-recognized researchers in neurodevelopmental disorders.  These monthly presentations (October 2013 - June 2014) are intended for both specialists and community members.  All lectures are free and open to the public and no reservations are necessary (seating is limited).  For more information about the Distinguished Lecturer Series, contact Laura Lacy, Ph.D., at (916) 703-0254.


2013-2014 Distinguished Lecturer Series

Wednesday, May 21, 2014, 4:30 - 6pm 
Matthew W. State, M.D., Ph.D. 

Presenter: Matthew W. State, M.D., Ph.D.

Affiliation: University of California, San Francisco

Lecture Topic: From Genes to Biology in
Autism Spectrum Disorders



Wednesday, June 11, 2014, 4:30 - 6pm  
Alcino J. Silva, Ph.D. 

Presenter: Alcino J. Silva, Ph.D.

Affiliation: University of California, Los Angeles

Lecture Topic: Molecular, Cellular and Circuit Mechanisms of Autism