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Mar21
Neurology Grand Rounds
3/21/2017 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Samis Education Center, Rainbolt Family Auditorium

Topic:
"From Bedside to the Bench: ALS/FTD Connection"

Speaker:
Farhat Husain, MD
Clinical Professor
Department of Neurology

Objectives:
1.  Recognize the phenotypes of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) and Frontotemporal Degeneration (FTD).
2.  Review common pathophysiological mechanisms of complex diseases like ALS and FTD.
3.  Report some of the recent genetic advances in ALS and FTD.
4.  Discover ideas for further research in Neurosciences.