Future Webinars and Talks


Neuroimaging Inflammation in Clinical Depression and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. 

Jeffrey Meyer, M.D., Ph.D. 

December 4, 2018

Dr. Jeffery Meyer is a scientist and head of the Neurochemical Imaging Program in Mood and Anxiety Disorder Research Imaging Centre in the Campbell Family Mental Health Research Institute. In this webinar, he is going to describe how the positron emission tomography (PET) is currently able to detect neuroinflammation. This technology can be used to better understand the pathophysiology of diseases such as depression and obsessive-compulsive disorder. Register for the webinar on the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation website.



Stem Cell Models of Autism 

Patricia Braga, Ph.D.

December 12, 2018, 12 p.m.  


Dr. Patricia Braga is a professor of genetics and embryology at the University of São Paulo in Brazil. She will be discussing the different stem cell models used to study autism. Please register for the webinar on the Spectrum Website.





Recordings from Past Webinar


Pathways to New Treatments in Autism Spectrum Disorder

Jeremy Veenstra-Vanderweele, M.D.

In this webinar, Dr. Jeremy Veenstra-Vanderweele describes areas of autism treatment including behavioral and medicinal intervention. He describes some of the treatments as well as the challenges associated with drug development in the treatment of ASD. Webinar recording can be found on the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation website.