The Genetics of Neuropsychiatric Disorders and Behaviour

By Mike Spear
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.
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I am the Communications Director for Genome Alberta and we manage this application. In my past life I was a journalist and manager with the CBC. You can find my genome posted at

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