Patrick Wild Centre Newsletter Winter 2017

December 12th, 2017

The latest edition of our Patrick Wild Centre newsletter is now available. You can read it online here: Patrick Wild Centre Newsletter Winter 2017 To receive future editions directly into your inbox, please subscribe here.

Researcher in Spotlight – Bonnie Auyeung

November 27th, 2017

In our website feature “Researcher in Spotlight” this month we ask our researcher Bonnie Auyeung to tell us a bit more about herself. Could you give us a quick overview of your background and career so far? After completing my undergraduate degree in Psychology in California, I joined UCLA where I focused on developing measures of attention in children with autism spectrum conditions. From there I came to the UK, where I completed a PhD examining biological factors affecting autism …

Edinburgh Neuroscience Christmas Public Lecture

November 20th, 2017

Understanding Disorders of the Developing Brain in the 21st Century – by Professor Peter Kind 13 December, 6-7pm, Anatomy Lecture Theatre Please join us for the Neuroscience Christmas Public Lecture, which will be delivered by Professor Peter Kind, Director of the Patrick Wild Centre. Autism Spectrum Disorders and Intellectual Disabilities affect 1-2% of our population yet we still have no rational therapeutic intervention to help affected individuals. Despite the current lack of medicines, novel technologies in the fields of genetics, …