Professional Experience

Recent and Upcoming Invited Conferences:

2017 TedX, Manhattan Beach
Manhattan Beach, CA, November 4, 2017

2016- 2017 Consultant: Brazilian Twin Registries and Panels

2017 University of Cincinnati, Department of Criminal Justice
Cincinnati, Ohio, April 14, 2017.

2017 Cedars Sinai EM-DORI Research Series, Cedars-Sinai Hospital,
Los Angeles, CA, January 27, 2017.

2016 International Society for Human Ethology, University of Stirling
Stirling, Scotland, August 1-5, 2016.

2016 International Society for Twin Studies (Satellite Meeting).
Brisbane, Australia June 20, 2016.

2016 Science and Cocktails Lecture Series, University of Copenhagen
Copenhagen (Christiania), Denmark, May 7, 2016.

2016 American Philosophical Society,
Symposium: Victor and Vincent McKusick, Philadelphia, PA, April 30, 2016.

2016 Western Psychological Association, Distinguished Speaker Series,
Long Beach, CA, April 28, 2016.

2015 4th International Network of Twin Registries, University of Osaka, Osaka, Japan
Invited Participant, September 28-29, 2015.

2014 Mary Slessor Centenary (1915-2015), (NGO, Ette-Ibibio), Melle, Belgium
Keynote Speaker, February 14, 2014.

2014 Healthier Kids: Insights From Twin Research, Royal Children’s Hospital,
Melbourne, Keynote Speaker, December 5, 2014.

2014 William James Book Award Lecture, American Psychological Assoc.
(Division 1), Washington, D.C., August 7, 2014.

2014 Adventures of the Mind. Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA
Invited Speaker, June 15-22, 2014.

2012 Western Psychological Association, San Francisco, CA
April 26-29, 2012, Invited speaker (Last Lecture Series)

2011 First Twins Conference, Prague, Czech Republic
October 19-20, 2011, Invited speaker.

2010 Ciudad de las Ideas, Puebla, Mexico
November 11-13, 2010, Invited speaker.

2009 The Nature, Origin and Consequences of Individual Differences
in Behavior:

A Festchrift in Honor of Thomas J., Bouchard, Jr.
Minneapolis, MN - July 16-17, 2009, Invited speaker.

2007 Annual National Meeting, New Zealand Multiple Births Association,
Auckland, NZ - September 28-30, 2007
Keynote speaker

2005 Southern California Psychology Conference for Community Colleges
(Psi Beta), Mt. Sac Community College
Walnut, CA - April 8, 2006
Keynote speaker

2005 International Behavioral Development Symposium,
Minot State University
Minot, ND - August 3-6, 2005
(One of 100 international scientists invited to this event)

2004 Liberty in the Evolution of the Human Brain, Liberty Fund,
Tucson, AZ
April 1-4, 2004
(One of thirteen invited participants, which included noted journalists,
philosophers and faculty.)

2003 Writing Science: Creating a Best Seller
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory and New York Public Library
New York, NY - November 17, 2003.
(One of approximately seventy invited scientists and authors.)

2003 Eugenics, Genes and Human Behavior
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory and National Institutes of Health
Cold Spring Harbor, NY - October 14-16, 2003
Invited speaker