2015 Scientific Meeting

Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista, Orlando, FL
Wednesday & Thursday, July 29th & 30th 

 

Thank you to our sponsors!

   

           

 

Agenda

Wednesday, July 29th - Narcissus/Orange Room
7:00 - 8:00 a.m. Registration & Breakfast  
8:00 a.m. Welcome; View Dup15q Alliance documentary  
8:45 a.m. Overview of the region & syndrome
VIEW PRESENTATION; VIEW VIDEO
Brenda Finucane
9:15 a.m. BREAK  
9:30 a.m. Establishing 15q allele identity​
VIEW PRESENTATION; VIEW VIDEO
James Resnick
10:00 a.m. Probing for UBE3A substrates and their role in the pathophysiology of Angelman syndrome and autism spectrum disorders​UBE3A substrates
VIDEO/SLIDES NOT AVAILABLE
Seth Margolis
10:30 a.m. BREAK  
10:45 a.m. iPSC models of dup15q syndrome
VIEW VIDEO
Stormy Chamberlain
11:00 a.m. Dendritic spine morphogenesis in neurons derived from neurotypical & dup15q iPSCs
VIEW VIDEO
Olena Marchenko
11:30 a.m. Pathophysiology of dup15q syndrome using a human stem cell model
VIEW VIDEO
Eric Levine
12:00 p.m. LUNCH - Lanai Room  
1:00 p.m. Post-translational mechanisms of UBE3A regulation and neurodevelopment disorders Jason Yi
1:30 p.m. Epigenome-wide alterations in dup15q and interactions with PCB 95​
VIDEO/SLIDES NOT AVAILABLE
Janine LaSalle
2:00 p.m. BREAK  
2:15 p.m. 15q11-13 duplication: a cerebellar perspective
VIEW PRESENTATION; VIEW VIDEO
Christian Hansel
2:45 p.m. DPSCs & flies
VIEW VIDEO
Larry Reiter
3:15 p.m. BREAK  
3:30 p.m. Development and characterization of mouse models of dup15q syndrome
PRESENTATION NOT AVAILABLE
Scott Dindot
3:45 p.m. New technologies to explore neuronal population dynamics in neurodevelopmental disorders
VIEW VIDEO
Peyman Golshani
4:00 p.m. Clinical research from the dup15q clinics Ron Thibert
4:15 p.m. The importance of brain tissue research to understanding autism in dup15q syndrome – an update on research from the Autism BrainNet Alycia Halladay
5:30 p.m. Cocktail Reception  
Thursday, July 30th - narcissus/orange room
7:30 a.m. Breakfast  
8:00 a.m. Sudden uxexpected death in epilepsy: insights from mouse models of refractory epilepsies
VIDEO/SLIDES NOT AVAILABLE
Franck Kalume
8:30 a.m. Nocturnal patterns of EEG in dup15q syndrome​/Efficacy and tolerability of VNS in dup15q syndrome
VIEW PRESENTATION
Ron Thibert & Dimitrios Arkilo
9:00 a.m. BREAK  
9:15 a.m. Electrophysiological and behavioral characterization of children with dup15q syndrome​ Shafali Jeste
9:45 a.m. The promise of targeted interventions for children with dup15q syndrome
VIEW PRESENTATION
Connie Kasari
10:15 a.m. BREAK  
10:30 a.m. Next steps for dup15q syndrome research Larry Reiter, Shafali Jeste
11:30 a.m. LUNCH with Dup15q Alliance Family Conference Attendees - Central/South Ballroom

Clinics Workshop 

There is no cost of the clinics workshop, but registration is required.

THURSDAY, JULY 30TH
 
1:00 p.m. Updates - network, database, etc.  
2:00 p.m. Roundtable discussion - insights, best practices, research proposals  
4:45 p.m. End of Clinics Workshop