BGA annual meeting in Boston

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THIS YEAR’S BGA ANNUAL MEETING TOOK PLACE IN BOSTON, June 20-23, WITH LOCAL HOST BEN NEALE

Highlights of the program were keynotes by Professors Hill Goldsmith, Mark Daly, Elise Robinson, and Bill Iacono.

We congratulate the following BG members that were awarded:

  • Thompson Award: Fleur Meddens
  • Rowe Award: Spencer Huggett

  • Fulker Award: Pierre Roubertoux et al. (doi: 10.1007/s10519-017-9835-5)
  • Fuller Scott Award: Lucia Colodro Conde, Scott Vrieze
  • Dobzhansky Award: Margaret Gatz
  • FABBS Award: Karin Verweij

You can find the total program here: http://programme.exordo.com/bga18/ , and more information can be found at the conference page. 

 

Annual Meeting in Oslo, Norway (June 28th – July 1st 2017)

The 47th Behavior Genetics Annual Meeting was held in Oslo, Norway, from June 28th to July 1st, 2017. 

The Opening Reception was in the beautiful Oslo City Hall, with a warm word of welcome from the Mayor of Oslo, Marianne Borgen. You can find the program HERE.

During the banquet the following BGA members were awarded! Congratulations to:

  • Rowe: Laurence Tanguay-Garneau
  • Thompson: Emily Smith-Woolley
  • Fuller-Scott: Karen Verweij
  • Fulker: Jenae Neiderhiser and Valerie Knopik
  • Dobzhansky: William G (Bill) Iacono

And we thank the followiOslo_3ng members who donated for travel bursaries: Anna Docherty and Michael Stallings.

 

 

2011 BGA Annual Meeting

The 2011 BGA meeting was held from 6-9 June 2011 at the Hotel Viking in New Port, Rhode Island, USA. Valerie Knopik was the local host.

There was a Festschrift for Professor John Loehlin on June 6 (Organizers: Irwin Waldman & Eric Turkheimer).

 

 

2010 BGA Annual Meeting

The 2010 BGA meeting was held from 2-5 June 2010 at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Seoul, South Korea in conjunction with the 13th International Congress on Twin Studies (4-7 June 2010) and A Special One-Day Pre-Congress Workshop for human behaviors and complex diseases (June 2). Yoon-Mi Hur is the local host.

All official BGA conference announcements and information about travel and venue are available at:www.icts2010.net

 

2009 BGA Annual Meeting

The 2009 BGA meeting was held from 17-20 June 2009 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.

Matt McGue [http://www.psych.umn.edu/people/faculty/mcgue.htm] was the local host.