Goldman School of Public Policy - University of California, Berkeley

Politics, Policy, PTSD and Prions: football players, soldiers and older people

Tuesday, February 25, 2014 • 5:30pm–7:15pm Add to Calendar

Location

Sutardja Dai Hall, Banatao Auditorium

Description

Join Nobel Laureate Stanley B. Prusiner, M.D. for a discussion of the revolutionary advances in brain degeneration, focusing on federal and business support for developing drugs to prevent and treat neurodegenerative diseases, e.g. Alzheimer’s or Parkinson’s diseases, in athletes, combatants and the elderly.

5:30 - 6:00 pm     Reception

6:00 - 7:15 pm     Presentation and Q&A

Please RSVP here or by emailing annette_doornbos@berkeley.edu if you plan to attend.

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