Join Us at the First FOXG1 Research Symposium 


The Society for Neuroscience Conference

FOXG1 Research Symposium
WHERE: San Diego, California
DATE: November 5th, 2018
TIME: 6:30-9:30 PM  ROOM:  Manchester Grand Hyatt - Promenade AB


The FOXG1 Research Foundation has arranged for a satellite conference during the annual Society for Neuroscience meeting this November.

We hope to develop a platform for rigorous science and inspiring discussion amongst established and young investigators.

We are seeking speakers covering a range of topics, including: (i) animal models of neurodevelopment; (ii) model systems of FOXG1 syndrome; (iii) molecular characterization of FOXG1; and (iv) bench to bedside in rare disorders. 

Scientists Dr. Soo Lee and Dr. John Mason, who have been studying FOXG1 for over a decade, will be facilitating the discussion. 

Confirmed Presenters: 

Dr Soo-Kyung Lee, Oregon Health and Sciences University

Dr John Mason, University of Edinburgh

Dr Corrine Houart, King's College London

Dr Antonello Mallamaci, Scuola Internazionale Superiore di Studi Avanzati

Dr Roberta Cilio, UCSF

Dr Jae Lee, Oregon Health and Sciences University

Dr Flora Vaccarino, Yale School of Medicine

Dr Angus Clarke, University of Cardiff

Dr Goichi Miyoshi, Tokyo Women’s Medical University

We are looking for more presenters, as the conference will be very interactive

Please email nasha@foxg1research.org if you would like to present at this Symposium. 

We greatly appreciate your attendance and participation and look forward to seeing you there. 

Information on the entire conference can be found here.