Workshop on computational and geospatial approaches to population neuroscience

 of the Fudan-KCL Centre for Population Neuroscience (PONS) at ISTBI

 Time: Friday 26th May

Venue: Room 2201, East Guanghua Tower, Fudan Univ



8:30—9:15 What does the brain go wrong in Parkinson’s disease and what can we do about it? Peter Brown, Oxford Univ.


9:15 – 9:30 Introduction, aims and overview of adolescent neuroimaging genetics studies worldwide, Gunter Schumann, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King’s College London.


9:30 – 10:15 Data E-platform Leveraged for Population Health Improvement (DELPHI), Jay Yang, UCSD


10:15—10:30 Coffee break


10:30—11:15 Using satellite data to map global urbanization, Ran Goldblatt, UCSD



11:15—11:45 Adolescent neuroimaging cohort studies in China, Sha Tao, Beijing Normal University


11:45—12:45 Lunch (Yan Yuan)


12:45 – 13:15 Big data research for brain science, Jianfeng Feng, Fudan Univ.


13:15 – 13:45 Cohort study for imaging genetics in China, Chunshui Yu, Tianjin Medical Univ.


13:45 – 14:15 Factors influencing subjective well-being of the elderly in Shanghai, Hua Fu, Fudan Univ.


14:15 – 14:30 Coffee Break


14:30 – 15:00 Geographical and micro-environmental influence on population health in China, Xiaoying Zheng, Peking Univ.


15:00 – 16:00 Discussion and implementation




Peter Brown, PhD

Professor and Director

Medical Research Council Brain Network Dynamics Unit

University of Oxford



Jianfeng Feng, PhD

Professor and Dean

Institute of Science and Technology for Brain-inspired Intelligence (ISTBI)

Fudan University



Hua Fu, PhD

Professor and Director

Fudan Health Communication Institute

School of Public Health

Fudan University



Ran Goldblatt, PhD

Dept. of Economics

University of California San Diego (UCSD)


Gunter Schumann, MD, PhD

Professor and Director

Centre for Population Neuroscience and Stratified Medicine (PONS)

Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience

King’s College London


Sha Tao, PhD

Professor of Developmental Psychology

State Key Laboratory of Cognitive Neuroscience and Learning

Beijing Normal University


Jiue-An (Jay) Yang, PhD

Center for Wireless and Population Health Systems

University of California San Diego

Qualcomm Institute & California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology (Calit2)


Chunshui Yu MD, PhD

Professor and Head

Department of Radiology

Tianjin Key Laboratory of Functional Imaging

Tianjin Medical University General Hospital


Xiaoying Zheng, PhD

Professor and Director

Institute of Population Research,

Peking University