Neuroscience Grand Rounds

Date: 
April 12, 2019 - 8:00am
Location: 
UA Health Sciences, Room 5403

 

Torsten Falk, PhD

Associate Professor
Departments of Neurology and Pharmacology
University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson


"Mechanisms underlying the therapeutic effects of VEGF-B in pre-clinical models of Parkinson's disease"


Presentation Learning Objectives:

1.  Background on Parkinson's disease. 
2.  Toxin-induced vs. genetic pre-clinical Parkinson's disease models.
3.  Biology of the therapeutic effects by vascular endothelial growth factor B.

CME Credit Provided by the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson

The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

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