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COGNOMICS Conference 2017 final program

COGNOMICS Conference 2017

Neurogenomics: the road ahead

Program

Location (changed): Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics (Conference room 163)

Wundtlaan 1, 6525XD Nijmegen, The Netherlands

Thursday September 7, 2017

12:00   Registration and coffee

All poster presenters (Thursday and Friday) place posters on boards

12:30 Opening Cognomics Conference

12:35   Paul Thompson, Keynote Lecture (PI of ENIGMA Consortium, Los Angeles, USA)

‘ENIGMA and the individual: Predicting factors that affect the brain’

13:35 Short break

13:45   Oral session 1

Session chair: Emma Sprooten (Radboud university medical center, Nijmegen, Netherlands)

Beate St Pourcain (Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen, Netherlands) ‘Low frequency variation in the TP53 gene is associated with final head circumference’

Leonardo Fazio (University of Bari Aldo Moro, Italy) ‘The effect of chronic stress on prefrontal function is associated with genetic variation related with KYNA levels’

Thomas W. Mühleisen (Research Centre Juelich, Germany) ‘Integration of transcriptomic and cytoarchitectonic data implicates a role for MAOA and TAC1 in the limbic-cortical network’

Sonja de Zwarte (University Medical Center Utrecht, Netherlands) ‘ENIGMA-Relatives – Global and Subcortical Brain Volumes in First-Degree Relatives of Schizophrenia and Bipolar Patients’

14:45   Coffee break

15:15   Ole Andreassen (University of Oslo, Norway) ‘Bayesian tools reveal polygenic overlap between brain, mental and cognitive phenotypes’

16:00   Hieab Adams (Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, Netherlands) ‘Towards high-dimensionality in brain imaging genetics’

16:45-18:15 Poster session with snacks (authors of posters with odd numbers must be present)

Location: Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics (Hall)

Friday September 8, 2017

09:00   Alex Fornito (Monash University, Melbourne, Australia) ‘Genetic influences on large-scale brain networks’

09:45   Christian Beckmann (Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour, Nijmegen, Netherlands) ‘Beyond the Human Connectome Project - from cohorts to individualized prediction’

10:30   Coffee break

11:00   Oral session 2

Session chair: Janita Bralten (Radboud university medical center, Nijmegen, Netherlands)

Ellen Verhoef (Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen, Netherlands) ‘Polygenic risk for ADHD is associated with reading- and spelling-related traits’

Marco Papalino (University of Bari Aldo Moro, Italy) ‘The transcriptomic context of DRD1 is associated with prefrontal activity and behavior during working memory’

11:30   Panel discussionThe future of imaging genetics

Chair: Simon Fisher (Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen, Netherlands)

Panel members: Hieab Adams (Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, Netherlands), Alex Fornito (Monash University, Melbourne, Australia), Barbara Franke (Radboud university medical center, Nijmegen, Netherlands), Neda Jahanshad (University of Southern California, USA), Emma Sprooten (Radboud university medical center, Nijmegen, Netherlands), Paul Thompson (PI of ENIGMA Consortium, Los Angeles, USA)

12:30   Lunch and poster session (authors of posters with even numbers must be present)

14:00 Philipp Gunz (Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig, Germany) ‘Evolutionary brain changes and their relevance to modern human’

14:30   Amanda Tilot (Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen, Netherlands) ‘Imaging genetics of Neanderthal brain shapes’

15:00   Oral session 3

Session chair: Elena Shumskaya (Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour, Nijmegen, Netherlands)

Daan van Rooij (Donders Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging, Nijmegen, Netherlands) ‘Cortical and subcortical brain morphometry differences between patients with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and healthy individuals across the lifespan: an ENIGMA collaboration’

Marieke Klein (Radboud university medical center, Nijmegen, Netherlands) ‘Genetic factors for ADHD risk overlap with those influencing intracranial volume’

15:30   Coffee break

16:00   Henning Tiemeier (Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, Netherlands) The P-factor and its influence on our thinking of psychiatric etiology

16:45   Oral session 4

Session chair: Barbara Franke (Radboud university medical center, Nijmegen, Netherlands)

Andries Marees (Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands) ‘Identification and functional interpretation of genetic loci for substance use and dependence’

Roberta Passiatore (University of Bari Aldo Moro, Italy) ‘Thalamic functional connectivity linked with familial risk for schizophrenia is associated with a polygenic risk score and a thalamo-cortical genetic co-expression network’

Dennis van der Meer (University of Oslo, Norway) ‘Predicting attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder severity from psychosocial stress and stress response genes: a random forest regression approach’

17:30   Closing of the Cognomics Conference with ‘Best poster’ prize ceremony.

 

The poster list and guidelines for poster presenters can be found here.

To register for the conference, please click here.


 

Last Updated on Friday, 11 August 2017 15:01