Blood Biomarkers for Neurodegenerative Diseases

information.Due to the COVID-19 situation, all events at Duke are either canceled or moving to a virtual platform. This notice supersedes any announcements below.

Speaker(s): 
Professor Kaj Blennow, MD, PhD

Professor Kaj Blennow is a pioneer in the development of blood based biomarkers for neurodegenerative diseases. His team has lead groundbreaking advances in biomarker discovery for Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, ALS, TBI, MCI and post surgical cognitive decline. Prof. Blennow is dual certified in General Psychiatry and Clinical Chemistry. He has published more than 1200 original research papers and received the Henry Wisniewski Lifetime Achievement Award in Alzheimer's Disease Research. His research on developing an accurate blood test for Alzheimer's was featured in the New York Times in July 2020. Join Zoom Meeting https://duke.zoom.us/j/93628728417?pwd=d1pYb1lPNHFPMFY0T0dURURaNGMyZz09 Meeting ID: 936 2872 8417 Passcode: 359587

Monday, September 21, 2020 - 11:45am to 1:00pm

Online

Contact
Katharine Neal