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PEHSU Grand Rounds | The Role of Early Life Exposures in Late Life Neurodegenerative Disorders – August 15, 2018 at 1:00pm ET

posted on Jul 31, 2018
Title: The Role of Early Life Exposures in Late Life Neurodegenerative Disorders

Date: Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Time: 1:00pm EDT

Presenter:  Samuel M. Goldman, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine & Neurology, University of California-San Francisco Co-director, PEHSU Region 9

Learning Objectives:

By the end of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Recognize the underlying pathologies of the primary neurodegenerative diseases
  • Describe three mechanisms involved in neurodegeneration
  • Give an example supporting the multi-hit hypothesis of neurodegeneration
  • Name three potential early life risk factors for Parkinson’s disease or Alzheimer’s disease
 
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