BIO 5663: 2018 Schedule

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January 16, 2018

Chris Weihl, MD, PhD: Course Introduction

January 23, 2018

Erik Musiek, MD, PhD: Alzheimer’s Disease

ReviewThree dimensions of the amyloid hypothesis: time, space and ‘wingmen’

January 30, 2018

Deanna Barch, PhD: Psychiatric disorders

ReviewThe nature of dopamine dysfunction in schizophrenia and what this means for treatment

February 6, 2018

Toni Pearson, MD: Child metabolic


February 13, 2018

Stefanie Geisler, MD, PhD: Neuropathy

ReviewChemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy: A current review

February 20, 2018

Mike Wong, MD, PhD: Epilepsy

Review: Molecular mechanisms of epilepsy

February 27, 2018

Milan Chheda, MD, PhD: Neuro-oncology

Review: Identification of human brain tumour initiating cells

March 6, 2018

O’Leary Prize

March 13, 2018

Spring Break

March 20, 2018

Tim Miller, MD, PhD: ALS

March 27, 2018

Alex Carter, MD, PhD: Neuro-Rehabilitation

April 3, 2018

Yo-El Ju, MD: Sleep

Review:  Pathophysiology of REM sleep behaviour disorder and relevance to neurodegenerative disease

April 10, 2018

Hope Center Retreat

April 17, 2018

Chris Weihl, MD, PhD: Myositis

April 24, 2018

Pietro Mazzoni, MD, PhD: Movement disorders

Review: Motor control abnormalities in Parkinson’s disease