Neuropsychiatric Disease Working Group Evening Lecture

June 21, 2021, 5:00pm – 6:00pm | New York Genome Center

The NYGC’s Neuropsychiatric Working Group brings together researchers from our Institutional Founding Members (IFMs), NYGC faculty, senior faculty, NYGC technology development and computational scientists, and affiliate members to discuss the underlying disease mechanisms in neuropsychiatric disease.

Monday, June 21, 2021
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM: Speaker Presentations and Q&A

This will be a VIRTUAL meeting via Zoom.


Thomas Lehner, PhD, MPH
Scientific Director of
Neuropsychiatric Disease Genomics
New York Genome Center


Alicia Martin, PhD

Instructor in Investigation
Analytic & Translational Genetics Unit
Massachusetts General Hospital
Instructor in Medicine
Harvard Medical School

Associated Scientist
Stanley Center for Psychiatric Research
Medical and Population Genetics Program
Broad Institute

“Polygenic Scores for the World: Current Applications, Limitations, and Promise”

Moderated by Thomas Lehner, PhD, MPH.


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