Boris Birmaher, MD
Endowed chair in Early Onset Bipolar Disease
Professor of Psychiatry
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Director of the Child and Adolescent Anxiety Program
Co-director of the Child and Adolescent Bipolar Program
Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic of UPMC
The Penn Medicine Neuroscience Center (PMNC) would like to invite you and your colleagues to the upcoming PMNC symposium entitled “Genetics of Brain Disorders”.
The Symposium will take place on Friday, May 8th, 2015 from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm in the Arthur H. Rubenstein Auditorium of the Smilow Center for Translational Research on the Penn campus. This one-day symposium will feature internal speakers from the Penn Neuroscience community and external guest speakers Joseph G. Gleeson, M.D. and Jack M. Parent, M.D., as well as poster presentations. Breakfast and lunch are provided and there will be a reception following the event. The Symposium is free and open to all, but registration is required.
Faculty from The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and the University of Pennsylvania will lead the PBHMind symposium “Evidence-Based Practices for Pediatric Eating Disorders”, on Monday, May 4th, 2015. The symposium is designed for mental health professionals at all levels of experience and will focus on current medical and behavioral treatment approaches for eating disorders in children and adolescents. Early registration and group discounts available. http://www.pbhmind.com/ped-ed-symposium-15