2010 Mini-Medical School for Social Scientists Conference Program

July 12–13, 2010

RAND Headquarters
Santa Monica, California

Note: Schedule is preliminary and subject to change.


Monday, July 12th

9:00 – 9:30 a.m.

Breakfast

9:30 – 10:00 a.m.

Introductions and opening remarks

Nicole Maestas, Director, RAND Mini-Medical School for Social Scientists

10:00 – 11:45 a.m.

Rose Anne Kenny, Trinity College Dublin

11:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.

Lunch

1:15 - 2:45 p.m.

Judith Campisi, University of California, Berkeley

2:45 - 3:15 p.m.

Break

3:15 - 4:45 p.m.

Elissa Epel, University of California, San Francisco

4:45 p.m.

Adjourn

5:30 – 8:00 p.m.

Dinner at the Huntley Hotel

Tuesday, July 13th

8:30 – 9:00 a.m.

Breakfast

9:00 – 10:30 a.m.

Caleb Finch, University of Southern California

Note: These are not RAND documents.

10:30 – 11:00 a.m.

Break

11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Patricia Boyle, Rush University Medical Center

12:30 - 2:00 p.m.

Lunch

2:00 – 3:30 p.m.

Sharon Kardia, University of Michigan

Genome-wide Association Studies — Opportunities and Challenges

Genomewide Association Studies: History, Rationale, and Prospects for Psychiatric Disorders

3:30 p.m.

Adjourn