On February 24, 2021, Elizabeth Berry-Kravis discussed refinements in clinical trial design and outcome measures that contributed to the success of a recent phase II trial for fragile X syndrome.
On January 26, 2021, SFARI will host a Twitter chat Q&A on the Bridge to Independence (BTI) Award program and the 2021 BTI request for applications.
SFARI hosted a virtual social focused on the Bridge to Independence (BTI) Award, in conjunction with the SfN Global Connectome: A Virtual Event on January 13, 2021.
SFARI hosted a virtual Social in conjunction with the SfN Global Connectome: A Virtual Event on January 11, 2021.
Evan Eichler discussed his research on the genetics of autism and related neurodevelopmental conditions.
Emmanuel Mignot discussed sleep biology as well as sleep disorders and their impact. He presented a link to what is known on the genetics of sleep and sleep disorders. He emphasized the need for large scale objective sleep recording studies with genomic and proteomic analysis to better understand the molecular pathways regulating sleep and circadian biology.