Seminar Schedule

2019 Tuesday seminar schedule (view archive)
east pavilion auditorium
bjh south, 1st floor
12:00 - 1:00 PM


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July 2

Disuse-driven Plasticity of Human Functional Brain Networks
Nico Dosenbach, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Washington University


July 9

Pre-AAIC Poster Preview Session
Temporary Location:  Farrell Learning and Teaching Center Atrium
Special Time:  11:30 – 1:00 pm


July 16

No Seminar: 2019 Alzheimer’s Association International Conference, Los Angeles, CA


July 23

Estimating Years to Symptom Onset for Sporadic AD:  Possible but Challenging
Guoqiao (Peter) Wang, PhD, Assistant Professor, Division of Biostatistics


July 30

2019 AAIC Update


Aug 6

Current Trends and Projections of Alzheimer Disease in the Caribbean Hispanic Islands. The Effect of Ethnicity, Genetic admixture, and ApoE Genotype
Jorge Llibre-Guerra, PhD, Postdoc Research Associate, Washington University


Aug 13

Single-molecule Conformational Analysis of Apolipoprotein E
Andrea Soranno, PhD, Assistant Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, Washington University


Aug 20

Recruiting and Retaining Racial/Ethnic Minorities in ADRD Research
Roger Wong, MPH, MSW, PhD Candidate in Public Health, Brown School, Washington University


Aug 27

Baseline biomarkers are more accurate than longitudinal change of biomarkers in predicting cognitive decline
Allison (Gengsheng) Chen, PhD, Staff Scientist, Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology


Sept 3

Antisense Oligonucleotide Treatment to Increase Progranulin Expression
Alan Plotzker, MD, Fellow, Knight ADRC, Washington University


Sept 10

Introduction to Intellectual Property and the OTM
Paul Hippenmeyer, PhD, MBA, Business Development Director; Ching-Ting Hwang, PhD, Licensing Associate; Qian Zhang, PhD, MBA, RPA, Business Development Associate, Office of Technology Management, Washington University


Sept 17

Richard Perrin, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Pathology & Immunology, Washington University


Sept 24

Functional Variants in Lysosomal Enzyme Genes and Implications for Synucleinopathies
Bruno Benitez, PhD, Assistant Professor in Psychiatry and Albert A. (Gus) Davis, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Washington University



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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.