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Center for Neurodegenerative Disease Research

Related Events

A list of aging related events hosted by IOA partners and collaborators.

The 2016 Pignolo Award in Aging Research

"REST and Stress Resistance in Aging and Alzheimer's Disease"

Bruce A. Yankner, MD, PhD
Co-Director, Paul F. Glenn Center for the Biology of Aging
Professor of Genetics and Neurology, Harvard Medical School
March 1, 2016  |  3:00-4:00pm
Smilow Center for Translational Research
Arthur H. Rubenstein Auditorium

The event, hosted by the Institute on Aging, will begin with a small reception starting at 2:30pm
Registration is required.

Register online

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1st Penn Symposium on Huntington's Disease for Patients and Caregivers

Friday, April 8, 2016
9:00am — 12:00pm
Zubrow Auditorium at the Pennsylvania Hospital
800 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA  19107

Keynote Presentation: "Advances in HD Research" by Dr. Beverly Davidson

Coffee and refreshments will be provided | Parking is available in the Pennsylvania Hospital garage (8th and Delancey Streets)

For more information, contact: 
Linda D. Schnolis, Clinical Nurse Coordinator
215-829-5176

Download flyer here

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Support Group for Women with Parkinson's Disease

Presented by Penn's Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center at Pennsylvania Hospital

Monday, April 11, 2016
11:00am — 12:30pm
Zubrow Auditorium at the Pennsylvania Hospital
800 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA  19107

Topic: Current Therapeutic Landscapes and Challenges for Advancing Drugs Targeting Alpha-synuclein to the Clinic
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Kuldip Dave, Director of Research Programs, Michael J. Fox Foundation

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Penn Frontotemporal Degeneration (FTD) Center Caregiver Conference 2016

May 20, 2016   |   Time: TBD
Smilow Center for Translational Research | Arthur H. Rubinstein Auditorium
More details to follow.

More info on Penn's FTD Center

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The Institute on Aging's Sylvan M. Cohen Annual Retreat

"To sleep, per chance to age… and avoid Alzheimer's disease"
June 8, 2016 | Time TBD
Smilow Center for Translational Research
Arthur H. Rubenstein Auditorium and Lobby

Poster session immediately following the event's lectures*

Co-sponsor: Center for Sleep and Circadian Neurobiology

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