Agenda for May P30 CDAR Meeting

Host:      Core C, Drs. Eric Xing and Wei Wu
Place:      Gates-Hillman Center, Room 8102, CMU
Date and Time:      Friday, May 13th, 2016, 2:30 – 5:00 pm

2:30 – 4:30 pm    Core C Monthly Report Update

Andreas Pfenning  (Assistant Professor, Computational Biology Dept, CMU).
Title of presentation: “Genomic insights into the biological basis of behavior”
Time: 50 min Talk + 10 min Q&A

Seojin Bang  (PhD student in Dr. Wu’s lab, Computational Biology Dept, CMU).
Title of presentation: “Estimating time-varying gene networks in drug abuse data”
Time: 25 min Talk + 5 min Q&A

Xupeng Tong  (MS student in Dr. Wu’s lab, Computational Biology Dept, CMU).
Title of presentation: “Literature review: Common transcriptional effects in the mouse     striatum following chronic treatment with heroin and methamphetamine”
Time: 25 min Talk + 5 min Q&A

4:30 – 5:00 pm    CDAR Scientific Committee Meeting (Xie, Bahar, Xing, Wu, and Wang)
(Note: Unfortunately, Dr. McGuire will be out of town on this date.)
1.  P30 Progess Report – due June 1, 2016
2.  Preparation for Annual P30 CDAR EAB Meeting – August 8th and 9th, 2016
3.  No Monthly P30 CDAR Monthly Meeting until September (Core A)