2019 Spring Symposium: Saturday, May 11th, 9am-12pm
Speaker: Dr. Adam Brickman, PhD
Associate Professor of Neuropsychology, Department of Neurology, Columbia University
Topic: Alzheimer's disease or Alzheimer's diseases? Contemporary classification and the role of cerebrovascular dysfunction (3 CEs)
Participants will be able to:
1. Summarize current conceptual models of Alzheimer's disease classification and some of their caveats.
2. Discuss evidence for the involvement of white matter hyperintensities (WMH), which may be a radiological manifestation of small vessel cerebral damage, in dementia and Alzheimer's disease.
3. Describe the extent to which WMH may interact with amyloid pathology and a direct effect on tau-mediated neurodegeneration.
Location: Drexel University, Center City Campus, Hahnemann Hospital
245 North 15th Street
New College Building, Geary A Auditorium
Parking Available at Nearby Lots: Philadelphia Gateway Parking Facility
1540 Vine Street, Philadelphia, PA | 215-246-0300 Central Parking System
1700 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, PA | 215-563-3279 Parkway Corporation
322 North Broad Street (at Wood Street), Philadelphia, PA | 215-569-8400
Public transportation access from City Hall Station and Suburban Station (Broad Street Line, Market-Frankford Line, Trolley, Regional Rail Lines).
**Snacks and refreshments will be provided**
Pre-Registration is available with payment of Symposium Registration and CE fees (if needed) for PNS Members and Non-Members using the PayPal payment options below. Online registration preferred, but onsite registration will be available.