100 Years of Child Study at Yale: A Celebration Honoring Former Yale Child Study Center Director Donald J. Cohen, M.D.

Thursday, June 23, 2011

Program:

Welcome
Fred R. Volkmar, M.D.                    
Chair, Yale Child Study Center
Irving B. Harris Professor in the Child Study Center and Professor of Pediatrics,of Psychiatry and of Psychology
Chief, Child Psychiatry at Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital

Minds Shaped Through Relationships:  The Emerging Biology of Attachment
Linda Mayes, M.D.
Arnold Gesell Professor in the Child Study Center and Professor of Epidemiology (Chronic Diseases), of Pediatrics and of Psychology
Chair, Directorial Team Anna Freud Centre at London
Special Advisor, Dean

The Genomics of Childhood Psychiatric Disorders: From the Bench to the Clinic
Matthew W. State, M.D., Ph.D.
Donald J. Cohen Associate Professor in the Child Study Center and Associate Professor ofGenetics
Co-Director, Yale Program on Neurogenetics
Deputy Chairman for Research, Department of Psychiatry

A Tribute to Donald J. Cohen: Attending to Trauma The Self Under Siege: Lessons from Donald and our Patients
Steven Marans, M.S.W., Ph.D.
Harris Professor in the Child Study Center and Professor of Psychiatry
Director, National Center for Children Exposed to Violence at the Child Study Center                  
Director, Trauma Service
The Self Under Siege: Lessons from Donald and our Patients

James F. Leckman, M.D.
Neison Harris Professor in the Child Study Center and Professor of Pediatrics and of Psychiatry  
And             
Robert A. King, M.D.
Professor in the Child Study Center and of Psychiatry
Medical Director, Tourette's/OCD Clinic at Yale Child Study Center

Donald Cohen's Legacy for the Study of Autism: A Randomized Controlled Trial of Communication Treatments for Preverbal Children with ASD

Rhea Paul,Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Professor in the Child Study Center

Coffee break

The Contribution of Developmental Neuroscience to Child Psychiatry
Flora M. Vaccarino, M.D.
Harris Professor in the Child Study Center and Professor of Neurobiology,
Director, Program in Neurodevelopment and Regeneration

Searching for Neuroendophenotypes of Autism
Kevin Pelphrey, Ph.D.
Harris Associate Professor in the Child Study Center andAssociate Professor of Psychology
Director, Child Neuroscience Laboratory
The Stone the Builders Discarded: Life Is with Others

Andres Martin, M.D., M.P.H.    
Riva Ariella Ritvo Professor in the Child Study Center and Professor of Psychiatry            
Director, Medical Studies Yale Child Study Center  
Medical Director, Children's Psychiatric Inpatient Service at Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital

BBQ in the Child Study Center courtyard