february, 2016

11feb3:00 pm5:30 pmFrom Neuroscience to Therapy: How Do We Get There?


Event Details

Among other topics, this filmed 90-minute panel discussion among four leading neuroscientists will focus on how the basic nature of neurological disease poses a challenge for developing clinical solutions; GWAS studies and how to do studies correctly; and identifying, prioritizing and validating targets.

Moderator:  Steven E. Hyman, M.D., Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT
Panelists:    Benjamin Neale, Ph.D., Massachusetts General Hospital
Guoping Feng, Ph.D., McGovern Institute, MIT
Stacie Weninger, Ph.D., F-Prime Biomedical Research Initiative

The panel discussion will be followed by Q&A with questions from both the live studio audience and those watching online. This will be followed at 4:30 PM by a reception with wine/beer/soft drinks and appetizers.

Panelists are subject to possible change. Click here to read more about them.


(Thursday) 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm


WGBH Studio

One Guest Street Boston, MA 02135