Education Day: Friday, October 16, 2020

Please join us for an Education Day that will focus on applied pharmacogenomics in mental health, in the attempt of delineating the pathway toward precision medicine in psychiatry.

Included is a session hosted by the ISPG Genetic Testing Committee with Q&A Breakout Sessions!

  • Diagnostic testing & CNVs presented by Brenda Finucane
  • GWAS Hits and Polygenic Scores presented by Eva Schulte
  • Secondary and Incidental Findings presented by Marcella Rietschel
  • Genetic counseling presented by Jehannine Austin
  • Education of Clinicians  presented by Fernando Goes
  • Pharmacogenomics presented by Chad Bousman

Breakout Sessions:

  • Dx testing, CNVs, and Polygenic Scores 
  • Genetic Counseling, Secondary and Incidental Findings 
  • Education 
  • Pharmacogenomics

Also included is a Virtual Round Table hosted by the Residency Education Committee Chairs, Gwyneth Zai and Aaron Besterman, Resources and Approaches to Teaching Genetics in Psychiatry

Check-out some of the speakers below and join us for virtual round table discussions on Monday, October 19, 2020 where you can chat with the speakers live!

Ron van Schaik, PhD, FACB



Marco Andrea Riva, PhD



Annamaria Cattaneo, PhD





Chiara Fabbri, MD, PhD





Mirko Manchia, MD, PhD



Claudia Pisanu, MD



Alessandro Serretti MD, PhD




Alessio Squassina, PhD