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Wednesday, August 23, 2017
Advanced Genetic Epidemiology Statistical Workshop

Advanced Genetic Epidemiology Statistical Workshop

The Advanced Genetic Epidemiology Statistical Workshop (AGES) is designed to provide an overview of advanced statistical methodology for genetic studies of substance use and abuse phenotypes. Read more »

The 2016 VIPBG Excellence Awards Announced

The 2016 VIPBG Excellence Awards Announced

The Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics pre- and post-doc awards were announced on December 15, 2016. Read more »

VCU, Swedish Study Finds Resilience Protects Against Risk for Developing Alcohol Use Disorders

VCU, Swedish Study Finds Resilience Protects Against Risk for Developing Alcohol Use Disorders

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Personal Experience Leads To Career In Anxiety Disorders

Personal Experience Leads To Career In Anxiety Disorders

Dr. John “Jack” Hettema, MD., Ph.D. is investigating the genetic and environmental risk factors for anxiety disorders using both molecular genetic approaches. Read more »

Recent Stories

VCU Researchers And Int’l Partners First To Identify Shared Risk Genes For Anxiety Disorders

Posted on 13 Jan 2016
In the largest and most comprehensive study of its kind, researchers have successfully identified two novel genetic variants that could increase risk for the five primary anxiety [more...]
Kenneth Kendler

Understanding The Etiology of Psychiatric Illnesses

Posted on 08 Dec 2015
Dr. Kenneth Kendler, M.D. is Professor of Psychiatry and Professor of Human and Molecular Genetics as well as one of the founders of the Virginia Institute for [more...]

Featured Postdoc: Tim Bigdeli

Posted on 08 Dec 2015
Dr. Tim Bigdeli, Ph.D. is a post-doctoral fellow at Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics. His interests in psychiatric genetics began while he was completing his [more...]
Genetic Epidimiology

Genetic Epidemiology

Posted on 19 Nov 2015
A Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics site review presentation presented by Kenneth K. Kendler, M.D.

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