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Continuing Medical Education

Objectives for the 2017 Conference:

  1. Describe the consequence of transposon insertion on gene function related to schizophrenia.
  2. To better evaluate the diverse genome-wide findings influencing the risk for mental illness.
  3. Identify evidence for both specific and general risk factors as reflected by genetic variation in increasing the risk for developing cognitive and neuronal dysfunction in Down Syndrome and 22q11 Deletion Syndrome.
  4. Describe how genetic variation can affect brain imaging and proteonomics and metabolomics.
  5. To appreciate the genetic variability between neurons and their effects on brain function.



The University of California, Irvine School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

It is the policy of the University of California, Irvine School of Medicine and the University of California CME Consortium to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all CME activities. Anyone engaged in content development, planning or presentation must complete this form. (MS Word|PDF) Persons who fail to complete this form will not participate in the CME activity.

The University of California, Irvine School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 11.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


California Assembly Bill 1195:

This activity is in compliance with California Assembly Bill 1195 which requires continuing medical education activities with patient care components to include curriculum in the subjects of cultural and linguistic competency. For specific information regarding Bill 1195 and definitions of cultural and linguistic competency, please visit the CME web site at www.cme.uci.edu This Conference is in compliance with the Americans With Disabilities Act.


Americans with Disabilities:

The International Imaging Genetics Conferences at the University of California, Irvine College of Medicine complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Please contact Liv McMillan at iigc-info@uci.edu with any questions or requests. Every reasonable effort will be made to accommodate your special needs.