GINGER hosts Summer Workshop: July 24–August 4, 2017

The Global Initiative for Neuropsychiatric Genetics Education in Research (GINGER) welcomed the inaugural cohort of 17 Research Fellows from Ethiopia, Kenya, South Africa, and Uganda to the Broad Institute in July and August. The two week workshop kicked off with a keynote welcome and lecture by Stanley Center Director, Dr. Steve Hyman, and followed with a number of research skills-based training sessions and lectures by experts in the field of neuropsychiatric genetics and global mental health including Drs. Atalay Alem, Bonga Chiliza, Charles Rotimi, and Pamela Collins.