Seminar Schedule

2015 - 2016 Tuesday seminar schedule (view archive)
east pavilion auditorium
bjh south, 1st floor
12:00 - 1:00 PM


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Oct 4

Drug-safety of Antimuscarinics in Older Adults
Scott Vouri, PhD, Assistant Professor, Pharmacy Practice, St. Louis College of Pharmacy


Oct 11


Seay Lecture:  Advances in Biotechnology: The Benefits for Underserved Populations
Donna Masterman, MD, MS, Associate Group Medical Director, Medical Affairs, SPECTRUM,
Genentech, a Member of the Roche Group
Note change of Time and Location:  Connor Auditorium, 4:15pm


Oct 18

No Seminar:  ANA Annual Meeting Oct 16-18, 2016


Oct 25

Cognitive Endpoints for Alzheimer Disease Prevention Trials: Ceilings, Floors, and Gleaning Meaning
Jason Hassenstab, PhD, Assistant Professor of Neurology and Psychological & Brain Sciences, Knight ADRC
Cognition Core Director for DIAN-TU


Nov 1

AV-1451 PET Imaging of Tauopathy in Preclinical Alzheimer Disease
Shruti Mishra, Benzinger Lab, Washington University


Nov 8

Henry Paulson, MD PhD, Lucile Groff Professor of Neurology, Director, Michigan Alzheimer’s Disease Center, Co-Director, UM FastForward Protein Folding Diseases Initiative, University of Michigan


Nov 15

Regulation of Neuroinflammation and Amyloid-beta Dynamics by Circadian Clock Genes
Erik Musiek, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Washington University


Nov 22

Eliciting and Eliminating Prospective Memory Commission Errors
Julie Bugg, PhD, Assistant Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Washington University


Nov 29

Using Stem Cell Models to Understand Alzheimer Disease Risk Genes
Celeste Karch, PhD, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Washington University


Dec 6

Tau PET Imaging in Alzheimer Disease and Other Disorders
Brian Gordon, PhD, Instructor in Radiology, Washington University


Dec 13

APOE4 Markedly Exacerbates Tau-mediated Neurodegeneration in a Mouse Model of Tauopathy
Yang Shi, Holtzman Lab, Washington University


Dec 20   

No Seminar – Winter Break


Dec 27

No Seminar – Winter Break


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SPONSORED BY:  This activity is being sponsored by Washington University School of Medicine, Continuing Medical Education.


ACCREDITATION: Washington University is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 


CREDIT:  Washington University designates this live educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


DISCLOSURE POLICY:  It is the policy of Washington University School of Medicine, Continuing Medical Education, to ensure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all its educational activities.  All faculty participating in this activity are expected to disclose to the audience any financial interest or other relationship he/she has with the manufacturer(s) of any commercial product(s) discussed in an educational presentation. All physicians’ disclosures were reported and are indicated with their presentations.  Speakers are also expected to openly disclose inclusion of discussion of any off-label, experimental, or investigational use of drugs or devices in their presentations.


Presentations are expected to be based on evidence that is accepted within the profession of medicine as adequate justification for their indication in the care of patients.  All scientific research should conform to the generally accepted standards of experimental design, data collection and analysis.


These presentations are the views and experiences of the presenters.  The presenters’ views do not represent the policy or position of Washington University School of Medicine.  Washington University School of Medicine, Continuing Medical Education is the sponsor for CME credits.