2nd Schizophrenia International Research Society Conference
17.00 - 18.30
Keynote Lecture
Elyn Saks
The Center Cannot Hold: My Journey through Madness
08.30 - 10.30
Plenary Session - Anticipating DSM-V: New Paradigms
William Carpenter
DSM-V: New Paradigms and other Controversies
Richard Keefe
Alex Hofer
Social Cognition
Kim Mueser
Return to Work
10.30 - 12.00
New Directions for Animal Modeling in Schizophrenia
Bita Moghaddam
New Directions for Animal Modeling in Schizophrenia
Inna Gaisler-Salomon
Interfacing NMDA deficiency and other pharmacological model with genetic models.
Akira Sawa
Moving from gene to function in mutant model of schizophrenia
Patricio O’Donnell
Developmental animal models, thinking beyond the lesion models
Peter J. Uhlhaas
Translational measures of function in animal models of schizophrenia
Bita Moghaddam
08.30 - 09.30
Plenary Session - Clinical Implications of Recent Genetic Findings: GWAS, Endophenotypes and Commercial testing
09.30 - 10.30
Where have the new GWAS gotten us?
10.30 - 11.00
Is the endophenotype concept useful in defining genes for schizophrenia?
11.00 - 12.00
Will commercial DNA testing ever be as useful tool in the clinic for schizophrenia?