Distinguished Lecturer Series

The UC Davis MIND Institute’s Distinguished Lecturer Series is now in its 21st season of public lectures by nationally and internationally-recognized researchers in neurodevelopmental disabilities. These monthly presentations are intended for both specialists and community members.
For more information about the Distinguished Lecturer Series, contact Gayna Guidici at glguidici@ucdavis.edu.

Please note: The December lecture with Jonathan Posner has been rescheduled to Feb. 21, 2024. There will be no event in December.

Feb. 21, 2024, 4:30-6 P.M.

Jonathan Posner, M.D.Jonathan Posner, M.D.
Duke University
Navigating Maternal Mental Health: Antidepressants, Pregnancy, and Neurodevelopment

March 13, 2024, 4:30-6 P.M.

John Strang, Psy.D.John Strang, Psy.D.
Children's National Hospital
The Common Intersection of Gender Diversity and Autism: Listening to Autistic People About Gender

April 10, 2024, 4:30-6 P.M.

Shafali Jeste, M.D.Shafali Jeste, M.D.
Children's Hospital, Los Angeles
Baby Steps to Breakthroughs in Personalized Medicine for Neurodevelopmental Disabilities

May 8, 2024, 4:30-6 P.M.

Linda Pfiffner, Ph.D.Linda Pfiffner, Ph.D.
University of California, San Francisco
ADHD: Extending Evidence-Based Treatments From Clinics to Schools