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New York Academy of Medicine
1216 5th Avenue
New York, NY 10029


 
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Friday February 24, 2017 from 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM EST

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Megan Markham
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Decade of the Developing Brain

Friday, February 24, 2017
9:30am - 12:00pm 
Check-in and light breakfast: 8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

New York Academy of Medicine
1216 5th Avenue (at 103rd Street)
New York City, NY 10029
 
Event Program

Check-in and Light Breakfast....................................................................... 8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Welcome...................................................................................................... 9:30 a.m. - 9:40 a.m.
Robert O. Wright, MD, MPH
Ethel Wise Professor and Chair of the Department of Environmental Medicine and Public Health
Director, Children's Environmental Health Center
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

A Population Perspective on the Neurodevelopment
Toxicity Associated with Environmental Chemicals.................................. 9: 40 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
David Bellinger, PhD
Harvard Medical School and Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
Boston Children's Hospital
 
Environmental and Genetic Contribution to Autism Risk......................... 10:00 a.m. - 10:20 a.m.
Avi Reichenberg, PhD
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai 

 Break....................................................................................................... 10:20 a.m. - 10:40 a.m.

Toxic Stress and the Developing Brain: Risk and Resilience................... 10:40 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Rosalind J. Wright, MD, MPH
Deputy Director, Children's Environmental Health Center
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai 
Kravis Children's Hospital at Mount Sinai
 
Reconstructing the Early Life Environment to understand
our Long-term Health Trajectories............................................................ 11:00 a.m. - 11:20 a.m.
Manish Arora, BDS, MPH, PhD
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai 
 
Question and Answer Panel..................................................................... 11:20 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Moderators
Maida Galvez, MD, MPH
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Shevon Skinner, RN, MSN, MPH
LSA Family Health Services