SfN Satellite Event: The ABCD Study - Goals, Design, Protocols, and Data Sharing

The ABCD Study—Goals, Design, Protocols, and Data Sharing

Symposia Meeting

Date & Time: Sunday, November 13, 2016, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: Manchester Grand Hyatt, Harbor Ballrooms G
Sponsor Category: University/Non-Profit
Sponsored By: ABCD Consortium

This satellite event will bring together representatives from the ABCD Consortium leadership who will present the goals of the ABCD Study, the design and sampling strategies developed to recruit and retain participants, the assessments, technologies, and neuroimaging protocols used to achieve ABCD Study goals, and the plans for making the data available to scientists worldwide.

Registration for SfN Annual Meeting is NOT required to attend.  



6:45 – 7:00      NIH Vision for ABCD
Gaya Dowling, Ph.D.


7:00 – 7:15      Introduction to ABCD and Current Status
Terry Jernigan, Ph.D.


7:15 – 7:30      Design and Sampling Strategy
Hugh Garavan, Ph.D.      


7:30 – 7:45      Assessment Domains and Technologies
Susan Tapert, Ph.D.


7:45 – 8:00      Neuroimaging and Data Sharing
Anders Dale, Ph.D.


8:00 – 8:30      Summary and Discussion
Discussants: Gaya Dowling, Ph.D. and Terry Jernigan, Ph.D.


Sponsored by the ABCD Coordinating Center