CICATS’ Child Mental Health Core Interest Group and Connecticut Children’s Injury Prevention Core Interest Group

Connecticut Institute for Clinical and Translational Science (CICATS) Guest Lecture Event

Sponsors: CICATS’ Child Mental Health Core Interest Group and Connecticut Children’s Injury Prevention Core Interest Group

Speaker:  Stacy Drury, M.D., Ph.D., Tulane University School of Medicine, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Title:                             Tracking the Biological Impact of Early Life Adversity Across Development

Date:                            Tuesday, April 8

Time:                            9:30 to 10:30 a.m.

Location:                      Low Learning Center

RSVP:                          Lana Angelo (860) 679-7661 or langelo@uchc.edu

Learning Objectives:

Increase knowledge of newer hypothesis related to risk and resilience.

Understand how genetics and neuroscience can assist in defining the underlying biological mechanisms through which early life stress is biologically embedded.

Develop an enhanced understanding for the biological importance of early intervention.