Grand Rounds with Kenneth Kendler, MD

Date:

4/2/2013, 8:00 a.m.

Location:

LP-190

Contact:

Nancy Buenaventura - Contact Information

Speaker

Name: Kenneth Kendler, MD

Title: Professor

Institution: Virginia Commonwealth University

Presentation: The Genetic Epidemiology of Psychiatric and Substance Use Disorders

Educational Objectives:

  • To understand role of genetic factors across major psychiatric and drug abuse disorders
  • To understand contribution of genetic factors to major patterns of comorbidity
  • The review critical role of development, gene-environment correlation and interaction in etiology of psychiatric disorders
  • To explore new aggregate molecular tools to address genetic epidemiological questions

See Dr. Kendler's faculty webpage

 

Leadership in research, education, psychiatric care and public service