Seminar Schedule

2018 Tuesday seminar schedule (view archive)
east pavilion auditorium
bjh south, 1st floor
12:00 - 1:00 PM


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July 3

NREM sleep slow wave activity in Alzheimer’s disease:  an update on HASD Project 2
Brendan P. Lucey, MD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Washington University


July 10

Identifying Shared Genetic Rrisk Across Neurodegenerative Diseases
Celeste Karch, PhD, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Washington University


July 17

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


July 24

No Seminar:  2018 AAIC Meeting, Chicago, IL


July 31

Vascular Neurodegenerative Pathways and Biomarkers
Fanny M. Elahi, MD PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology, Memory and Aging Center, University of California, San Francisco


Aug 7

Synaptic Injury in Alzheimer’s Disease and TBI
Terrance T. Kummer, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Division of Neurocritical Care, Washington University


Aug 14

AAIC 2018:  New Insights into Alzheimer's Disease and other Related Dementias
Andrew Aschenbrenner, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow, Hassenstab Lab and DIAN-TU; Stephanie Schultz, BS, PhD Candidate, Benzinger Lab; and Norelle C. Wildburger, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow, DIAN-TU, Washington University


Aug 21

Ann Marie Mohr, Adjunct Professor of Arts and Sciences, Washington University and Director, Mohr Improv and Project Present


Aug 28

Serum Neurofilament Light Chain as a Biomarker in DIAN
Stephanie Schultz, BS, PhD Candidate, Benzinger Lab


Sept 4

Tirth Patel, Holtzman Lab, Washington University


Sept 11

Event Perception and Memory in Healthy Aging and Alzheimer Disease
Jeff Zacks, PhD, Associate Chair & Professor, Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences; Professor of Radiology, Washington University


Sept 18

Multifaceted Roles of Apolipoprotein E in Neurodegeneration
Yang Shi, DBBS Graduate Research Assistant, Washington University


Sept 25

Evaluating Diffusion MRI Estimates of Cell Fraction in Alzheimer's Disease
Yong Wang, PhD, Assistant Professor of OB/GYN, Radiology and Biomedical Engineering, 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.