Seminar Schedule

2015 Tuesday seminar schedule (view archive)
east pavilion auditorium
bjh south, 1st floor
12:00 - 1:00 PM


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Sept 29

No Seminar – ANA Meeting


Oct 6

Alzheimer's Association: Moving the Mission Forward
Stacy Tew-Lovasz, MSW, President, and Stephanie Rohlfs-Young, MSW, Vice President of Programs, Alzheimer’s Association-St. Louis Chapter


Oct 13


Exploring Brain Complexity and Other Imaging Insights into Alzheimer Disease
Richard D. King, MD, PhD, Director, Alzheimer's Image Analysis Laboratory, Center for Alzheimer's Care, Imaging and Research, Assistant Professor of Neurology, University of Utah
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Oct 20

Neurophysiologic Basis of Simulated Driving Errors
James D. Stowe, PhD, Instructor in Medicine, Washington University


Oct 27

No Seminar – 9th Leonard Berg Symposium, Sleep and Neurodegeneration:  A Bidirectional Relationship?
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Nov 3

Neuroimaging Laboratories Experience in PET Studies of Aerobic Glycolysis in Health and Disease
Andrei Vlassenko, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Radiology, Department of Radiology,
Washington University


Nov 10

Utilizing Endophenotypes in the Genetic Research of Alzheimer's
Yuetiva Deming, PhD candidate, Cruchaga Lab, Washington University


Nov 17

Exploring Vascular Contributions to AD Progression
Eric McDade, DO, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Washington University


Nov 24

PET Imaging In Animal Models of Neurodegenerative Diseases
Jonathan McConathy, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Radiology, Washington University


Dec 1

T807-PET Tau Imaging: Initial Experiences at Washington University
Karl Friedrichsen, Research Assistant, Benzinger Neuroimaging Lab, Washington University


Dec 8

Mindfulness Training and Exercise for Age-related Cognitive Decline
Eric Lenze, MD, Professor of Psychiatry, Washington University


Dec 15

David A. S. Kaufman, PhD, Assistant Professor of Psychology, Saint Louis University

Dec 22   

No Seminar – Winter Break


Dec 29

No Seminar – Winter Break

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SPONSORED BY:  This activity is being sponsored by Washington University School of Medicine, Continuing Medical Education.


ACCREDITATION: Washington University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 


CREDIT:  Washington University designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


DISCLOSURE POLICY:  It is the policy of Washington University School of Medicine, Continuing Medical Education, to ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all its educational activities.  All faculty participating in this activity are expected to disclose to the audience any financial interest or other relationship he/she has with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) discussed in an educational presentation. All physicians’ disclosures were reported and are indicated with their presentations.  Speakers are also expected to openly disclose inclusion of discussion of any off-label, experimental, or investigational use of drugs or devices in their presentations.


Presentations are expected to be based on evidence that is accepted within the profession of medicine as adequate justification for their indication in the care of patients.  All scientific research should conform to the generally accepted standards of experimental design, data collection and analysis.


These presentations are the views and experiences of the presenters.  The presenters’ views do not represent the policy or position of Washington University School of Medicine.  Washington University School of Medicine, Continuing Medical Education is the sponsor for CME credits.