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Public Lecture
Hope and Innovation: Changing the future for patients with brain disease
October 11, 2017
5:30 PM



Event Information

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201711oct5:30 pmHope and Innovation: Changing the future for patients with brain diseaseGairdner Symposium Public Lecture5:30 pm MST Allard Family Lecture Theatre, 87th Avenue & 114th StreetEvent Type:Public LectureEvent Audience:Biomedical Scientists,Government,Public,Students

Time

(Wednesday) 5:30 pm MST

Location

Allard Family Lecture Theatre

87th Avenue & 114th Street

Speakers for this event

  • Dr. Jack H. Jhamandas

    Dr. Jack H. Jhamandas

    University of Alberta

    Neurologist, University of Alberta Hospital and Medical Researcher, University of Alberta Dr. Jhamandas has received the Gold Medal in Medicine from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and has held a Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Alzheimer's Research. He is a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences and the American Neurological Association.

    University of Alberta

  • Dr. Richard I. Morimoto

    Dr. Richard I. Morimoto

    Northwestern University

    Director of the Rice Institute for Biomedical Research, Department of Molecular Biosciences, Northwestern University Dr. Richard Morimoto is a molecular biologist at Northwestern University. He has received MERIT awards from the National Institutes of Health and is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

    Northwestern University

  • Roger Marple

    Roger Marple

    Hope Advocate

    Young onset Alzheimer's disease patient Since his diagnosis of Young Alzheimer's disease in the summer of 2015, Roger Marple of Medicine Hat has made it his mission to dispel myths about the disease and the stigma associated with dementia. He is a firm believer that you can live well with disease and is passionate about sharing his message of hope.

    Hope Advocate

Schedule

    • Day 1
    • October 11, 2017
    • - The Stress of Molecular Aging on Cellular Health and Longevity- - --Speakers: Dr. Richard I. Morimoto

    • October 11, 2017
    • - A Quest for Novel Therapies for Alzheimer's Disease- - --Speakers: Dr. Jack H. Jhamandas

    • October 11, 2017
    • - My Story: Research and living well with dementia- - --Speakers: Roger Marple

201711oct5:30 pmHope and Innovation: Changing the future for patients with brain diseaseGairdner Symposium Public Lecture5:30 pm MST Allard Family Lecture Theatre, 87th Avenue & 114th StreetEvent Type:Public LectureEvent Audience:Biomedical Scientists,Government,Public,Students

Time

(Wednesday) 5:30 pm MST

Location

Allard Family Lecture Theatre

87th Avenue & 114th Street

Speakers for this event

  • Dr. Jack H. Jhamandas

    Dr. Jack H. Jhamandas

    University of Alberta

    Neurologist, University of Alberta Hospital and Medical Researcher, University of Alberta Dr. Jhamandas has received the Gold Medal in Medicine from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and has held a Tier 1 Canada Research Chair in Alzheimer's Research. He is a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences and the American Neurological Association.

    University of Alberta

  • Dr. Richard I. Morimoto

    Dr. Richard I. Morimoto

    Northwestern University

    Director of the Rice Institute for Biomedical Research, Department of Molecular Biosciences, Northwestern University Dr. Richard Morimoto is a molecular biologist at Northwestern University. He has received MERIT awards from the National Institutes of Health and is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

    Northwestern University

  • Roger Marple

    Roger Marple

    Hope Advocate

    Young onset Alzheimer's disease patient Since his diagnosis of Young Alzheimer's disease in the summer of 2015, Roger Marple of Medicine Hat has made it his mission to dispel myths about the disease and the stigma associated with dementia. He is a firm believer that you can live well with disease and is passionate about sharing his message of hope.

    Hope Advocate

Schedule

    • Day 1
    • October 11, 2017
    • - The Stress of Molecular Aging on Cellular Health and Longevity- - --Speakers: Dr. Richard I. Morimoto

    • October 11, 2017
    • - A Quest for Novel Therapies for Alzheimer's Disease- - --Speakers: Dr. Jack H. Jhamandas

    • October 11, 2017
    • - My Story: Research and living well with dementia- - --Speakers: Roger Marple




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