Online: Applications of Data Science in Genetics
Thursday, May 14, 2020
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
About the Event:
Elena Grigorenko’s Laboratory has a long-standing presence in the field of developmental neuropsychiatric genetics, which focuses on the etiology of developmental disorders and relevant componential phenotypes. In this presentation, Elena Grigorenko, Ph.D., will sample some of the Lab’s projects which focus on various developmental disorders (e.g., developmental language disorders and conduct disorders) and inquiries into their genetic etiology.
Elena Grigorenko, Ph.D. holds degrees in psychology and genetics. She completed her doctoral and habilitation qualifications in general and educational psychology at Moscow State University, Russia, and her Ph.D. in developmental psychology and genetics at Yale University. Dr. Grigorenko is a licensed clinical psychologist (CT and TX) with a specialization in forensic psychology. Grigorenko has published more than 500 peer-reviewed articles, book chapters and books. She has received multiple professional awards for her work and funding for her research.