The Genetics of Neuropsychiatric Disorders and Behaviour
A noon hour lecture presented by Dr. Cathy Barr, PhD
Associate Professor - Dept. of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Senior Scientist - Toronto Western Hospital Research Institute, Scientist - The Hospital For Sick Children
Dr. Barr’s research focuses on the genetic study of behaviour, specific aspects of cognition, and psychiatric and neurological disorders for which a genetic predisposition has been established, including attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), childhood-onset anxiety disorders, childhood-onset depression, reading disabilities, and Tourette syndrome.
The event is free and lunch will be provided.