A Special One Day Pre-Congress Workshop for Genetic and Epigenetic Research on Human Behaviors and Complex Diseases in Seoul, Korea (June 2, 2010)


Time

|

Speaker

| Lecture | Chair

9:00-9:40

Mike Neale

Introduction to quantitative genetics theory

Yoon-Mi Hur

9:45-10:25

Pak Sham

QTL linkage and association mapping

10:25-10:40

 

Break

11:40-11:20

Tim Spector

Recent advances in genetic epidemiology of complex medical phenotypes

11:25-12:05

Jeff Craig

Epigenetic studies of a newborn twin cohort: Insights into prenatal development

12:05-13:30

 

Lunch

13:30-14:10

Robert Plomin

The Genetics of Cognitive Abilities and Disabilities

14:15-14:55

Danielle DicK

The genetics of substance use and dependence

14:55-15:10

 

Break

15:10-15:50

Michael Owen

Psychiatric genetics and beyond

15:55-16:35

Kaare Christensen

The genetics of aging and longevity