Lecture Series

Lecture Series

The BU ADC organizes a monthly lecture series that features presentations from experts in a range of disciplines related to Alzheimer’s disease, including local, national and international leaders in the field.

Lectures will either be held at BU School of Medicine, 72 East Concord Street or the VA Hospital, 150 South Huntington Ave, on a Wednesday from noon until 1:00pm. Room assignments are below.

Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 Lectures

Wednesday, September 12th, 2018 – 12:30 pm-1:30 pm – VA Boston Healthcare System – 10th Floor, Wing B, Room B10-52D – Dr. Russ Huber
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Wednesday, October 17th, 2018– 12pm-1pm – Boston University Medical School – Room L109C – Enhancing resiliency to neurodegeneration and neuroinflammation in AD and ALS,  – Dr. Carmela Abraham  

Wednesday, November 14th, 2018– 12pm-1pm – Dr. Neil Kowall, MD, Boston University Medical School – Room L109C -Update on NIA Alzheimer’ Disease Research Priorities & Clinical Studies Supported by the Boston University Alzheimer’s Disease Center.
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Wednesday, December 5th, 2018– 12pm-1pm – Boston University Medical School – Room L109C – Dr. Robert Stern. “Children, Football, and Neurodegeneration: Why Children Should Not Be Exposed To Repetitive Head Impacts”. 
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Wednesday, January, 9th, 2019– 12pm-1pm – Boston University Medical School – Instructional Building, Room 210 – Dr. Michael Alosco, “Rethinking Traumatic Brain Injury as a Risk Factor for Alzheimer’s Disease Dementia: It’s all About Repetitive Head Impacts”
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Wednesday, February 6th, 2019 – 12pm-1pm – Boston University Medical School – Room L 201, Exploring the Extracellular Vesicle and Microglia Biology in Alzheimer’s Disease,”- Dr. Ikezu 
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Wednesday, March 13th, 2019 – 12pm-1pm -“The Role of Tau in Alzheimer’s Disease” Boston University Medical School –  Instructional Building, Room L210 – Dr. Benjamin Wolozin, Click here for more information.

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019– 12pm-1pm – Boston University Medical School Room TBD – Dr. Lee Goldstein.

 

Questions?

For information about upcoming speakers and presentation topics, please e-mail the Education Core at cditerli@bu.edu

Directions

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