Shriver Center Seminar Series

The IDDRC sponsors periodic seminars of special interest to biobehavioral and behavioral researchers at UMass Medical School. All talks are open to the public.

The following is the schedule of speakers presenting on the main medical school campus in Worcester:

April 7, 2014

John Colombo, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychology
Director, Life Span Institute
University of Kansas
Lawrence, KS 66045
Topic: Long Chain Poly-unsaturated Fatty Acids (LCPUFA) Supplementation and Developmental Outcomes
11:00 - 12:00 
Amphitheater I, S2-102 Worcester campus

Video link to Colombo talk

August 12, 2014

Micah Eckhardt
Ph.D. Candidate
MIT Media Lab
Affective Computing Group
Topic: StoryScape: Empowering children with autism to create interactive, illustrative stories
12:00 - 1:00
Albert Sherman Auditorium, room AS2-2102

Video link to Eckhardt talk

Nov. 6, 2014

Helen Tager-Flusberg, Ph.D.
Professor of Department of Psychological and Brain Science
Boston University
Topic: Searching for early risk signs of autism spectrum disorder in the first year of life
Lazare Auditorium S1-607
12:00 - 1:00
The IDDRC is sponsoring this talk as part of the Psychiatry Grand Rounds series