Event Date: 
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Description: 

"A New Day for Drug Discovery in Psychiatry and Neurology"

Ricardo Dolmetsch, PhD
Global Head of Neuroscience, Novartis Institute for BioMedical Research
Associate Professor of Neurobiology, Stanford University School of Medicine

The Dolmetsch lab studies the neurobiology underlying autism and other orphan developmental brain diseases. Dr. Dolmetsch is particularly interested in how cellular signaling among neurons is changed in patients with autism and identifying treatments for this disease. See the Dolmetsch Lab website for more information.

Health Sciences Research Week is an annual celebration of research sponsored by the Carver College of Medicine, College of Pharmacy, the VA Health Care System and the Institute for Clinical and Translational Science. 

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Sonya Housholder at the UI Carver College of Medicine in advance. 

Event Location: 
Medical Education Research Facility
1110A
375 Newton Road
Iowa City, IA 52246
Contact: 
Sonya Housholder

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact Sonya Housholder in advance at 319-335-8587 or sonya-housholder@uiowa.edu.