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LAST CHANCE To Register for the Genes, Brain and Behavior Meeting


Date: May 23rd through 27th

Location: Mooney Library

Hybrid Meeting (Virtual and In-Person)

It is not too late to register!

Single day virtual registration: $40

Single day in-person registration: $80

Full meeting virtual registration for non-members: $350

To register and find out more, visit our meeting website:


Program Highlights:

  • Presidential Lecture: Dr. Arpana Agrawal, professor of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine.
  • Keynote Lecture: Dr. Susan Ackerman, Stephen W. Kuffler Chair in Biology, professor of Cellular and Molecular Medicine, University of California, San Diego.
  • Distinguished Investigator Lecture: Dr. Elissa Chesler, professor, the Ann Watson Symington Chair in Addiction Research, The Jackson Laboratory.
  • Early Career Lecture: Dr. Monica Dus, assistant professor of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology, The University of Michigan.
  • Behavior Quantification using Machine Learning: Challenges and Opportunities Symposium
  • Revolutionary Genomics: Third-Generation Sequencing and Pangenome Approaches to Understanding Genes and Behavior Symposium
  • Revealing the Function of Sleep from Flies to Humans Symposium
  • Mapping the Brain: Neuroimaging and Connectome Approaches to Study Genetic Variation in Brain Function, Structure, and Behavior Symposium
  • The Cerebellar Nuclei in the Limelight (at Last) Symposium
  • Genetic Studies of Drug Addiction-Related Traits in Outbred Rats Symposium

 Satellite Workshop (May 23rd)

  • Crosscutting Applications in Genes, Brains, and Behavior: Single cell and spatial transcriptomics
  • Panelists: 10X Genomics, Dr. Kristen Maynard and Dr. Leonardo Collado-Torres, Molecular Neuroanatomy Division at the Lieber Institute for Brain Development

If you have additional questions, please contact the meeting organizer, Megan Mulligan (mmulliga@uthsc.edu)