Neuropsychiatric Disease Working Group Evening Lecture

February 22, 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, February 22, 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



Joseph D. Buxbaum, PhD
Professor, Psychiatry, Neuroscience,
and Genetics and Genomics Science
Director, Seaver Autism Center
for Research and Treatment
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

“Title TBD”

To learn more about Dr. Buxbaum’s research, see his lab page.


Moderated by Thomas Lehner, PhD, MPH.
Discussion and Q&A will take place after the speaker presents.

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