My students and I conduct work in three areas: risk for alcoholism, risk for eating disorders, and clinical assessment methodology. Some of that work involves development of basic theory with respect to both personality and learning:
Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, UC Davis Mind Institute
Dr. Rogers specializes in conducting developmental and treatment research into autism and other developmental disorders and working with children with developmental disabilities and their families, especially young children with
Professor, University of California, Berkley, Psychology Department
Basic and treatment research on bipolar disorder. Neurobiological, cognitive, emotional, and social triggers of mania, with a focus on the reward system. Psychosocial parallels in the triggers of bipolar and unipolar depression. Psychosocial
Elissa Epel, Ph.D, is a Professor in the Department of Psychiatry, at University of California, San Francisco. Her research aims to elucidate mechanisms of healthy aging, and to apply this basic science to scalable interventions that can reach vulnerable populations. She is the Director of the Aging, Metabolism, and
This lecture will be a panel discussion moderated by Michael Jibson, MD, PhD. The following faculty members will be panelists: Jim Abelson, MD, PhD, Michael Casher, MD, and Ricks Warren, PhD, along with trainees Jenny Baumhauer, MD, and Jared Konecny, MSW.