A New Frontier for Brain Therapy
The Gairdner Foundation and Sunnybrook Research Institute are bringing the world’s leading scientists together for a state-of-the-field symposium on this new frontier of brain therapy, which has the capacity to treat brain diseases where few or no options exist.
The symposium will feature leading experts in focused ultrasound, plus special guest speakers:
Public Lecture with Alan Alda and Dr. Brian Greene
November 20, 2018 3:00 pm
TV icon and science communicator
Dr. Brian Greene
Physicist, string theorist and author
Alan Alda and Dr. Brian Greene will talk about the journey from scientific discovery to impact—how science can transform lives, just as the global focused ultrasound research effort is doing—and the art of communicating about such discovery.
Scientific Symposium featuring Dr. Cori Bargmann
November 21, 2018
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Cori Bargmann
Neuroscientist and president of science of the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative
Neurobiologist and geneticist Dr. Cori Bargmann will talk about how the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative is accelerating science to cure, prevent or manage all diseases by the end of this century.
201820novAll Day21Changing Medicine Forever: Focused Ultrasound Symposium(All Day) Koerner Hall, 273 Bloor St WEvent Type:Public Lecture,SymposiaEvent Audience:Biomedical Scientists,Government,Public,Students