International Event

HEALTHINF: 4th International Conference on Health Informatics

Date(s): 
01/26/2011 - 01/29/2011
Location: 
Hotel Melia Roma Aurelia Antica, Via Aldobrandeschi, 223, 00163 Rome, Italy
Fees: 
Please check the conference's website for more information
Sponsor(s): 

This conference is targeted towards researchers and practitioners who are interested in the application of information technology to healthcare and medicine, and to the specialized support to individuals with special needs.

Issues to be discussed include the mobility and ubiquity in healthcare systems, standardization of technologies and procedures, privacy issues, and medical rehabilitation and assistive technology in the field will be discussed.

More information regarding the conference may be found at www.healthinf.biostec.org/home.asp

Contact Person(s): 

Biostec Secretariat

Tel:  351-265-100-033

Email:  biostec [dot] secretariat [ at ] insticc [dot] org

7th International Imaging Genetics Conference

Date(s): 
01/17/2011 - 01/18/2011
Location: 
Arnold and Mable Beckman Center of the National Academies of Science and Engineering, University of California at Irvine, 100 Academy, Irvine, CA 92617
Fees: 
Please contact the event's organizers for more information
Sponsor(s): 

Sponsored and hosted by the University of California, Irvine, this conference will bring together renowned experts in neuroimaging, data-mining, genetics, visualization and statistics to examine the synergism of genetics and brain imaging, and discuss novel techniques in the field.

More information regarding the conference is attached.

Continuing Education Credits: 
11.5 AMA PRA Category I Credits for Physicians
Contact Person(s): 

Liv McMillan

Senior Research Coordinator

Tel:  949-824-3770

Email:  iigc-info [ at ] uci [dot] edu

Therapeutic Approaches to Neurodegeneration - Age Modifiers, Proteostatis and Stem Cells

Date(s): 
02/14/2011 - 02/17/2011
Location: 
Sheraton Nassau Beach Resort, P. O. Box N4914, West Bay Street, Nassau, Bahamas
Fees: 
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Sponsor(s): 

This event will feature some of most distinguished investigators and their research on aging, proteostasis and stem cells, including Rudy Tanzi, David Holtzman, Sangram Sisodia and others.

More information regarding the program schedule and registration process may be found at www.abcam.com/index.html?pageconfig=resource&rid=12713&viapagetrap=neuro2011

Continuing Education Credits: 
Please contact the event's organizers for information
Contact Person(s): 

Tel:  617-577-4235

Email:  events [ at ] abcam [dot] com

6h International Pharmaco-Economic Conference on Alzheimer's Disease

Date(s): 
02/03/2011 - 02/04/2011
Location: 
The Royal College of Physicians, 11 St Andrews Place, Regent's Park, London NW1 4LE, England
Fees: 
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Sponsor(s): 

This conference is jointly sponsored by the Karolinska Institutet (Sweden) and the Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation, and is a unique venue for addressing issues related to the economic evaluation of drug treatments for Alzheimer's disease.

Leading experts and opinion leaders from academia, regulatory bodies and the pharmaceutical industry will present the latest advances and challenges in finding effective treatments for the disease.
More information may be found at www.trippus.se/eventus/eventus_cat.asp?eventusCat_id=17817&c=55567855676150492F39636F513054397965434E754C3452646C7568755647485A6F76733665375A4C796A4368722F6967425879594F534B434D437633305076.

Continuing Education Credits: 
Please contact the event's organizers for more information
Contact Person(s): 

Conference Secretariat

Email:  gunilla [dot] johansson [ at ] ki [dot] se

Alzheimer's Association 2011 International Conference on Alzheimer's Disease (ICAD 2011)

Date(s): 
07/16/2011 - 07/21/2011
Location: 
Porte de Versailles, Paris, France
Fees: 
TBA
Sponsor(s): 

ICAD 2011 is sponsored by the Alzheimer's Association and some preliminary information is currently posted at www.alz.org/icad/icad_paris.asp . According to the Alzheimer's Association, ICAD's aim is to foster interdisciplinary interactions among healthcare, research, clinical and administrative professionals concerned with aging and Alzheimer's disease. In addition to core plenary sessions, oral, symposia and poster sessions will be presented to encourage and stimulate diverse viewpoints in research, treatment and care.

Continuing Education Credits: 
TBA
Contact Person(s): 

Alzheimer's Association ICAD 2011 Conference Team
Tel:  312-335-5790

Email:  icad [ at ] alz [dot] org

11th International Conference on Alzheimer's Drug Discovery

Date(s): 
09/27/2010 - 09/28/2010
Location: 
Hyatt Regency Jersey City, 2 Exchange Place, Jersey City, NJ 07302
Fees: 
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Sponsor(s): 

This conference is presented by the Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation and will bring together academic and industry researchers to accelerate the development of innovative drugs for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease and related dementias.

It is geared towards scientists, business development and licensing professionals, health management professionals, and venture capitalists.

For more information about the event, please visit www.worldeventsforum.com/addf/11th/index.html

Continuing Education Credits: 
Please check the event's website for further details
Contact Person(s): 

Conference Secretariat

Tel:  773-784-8134

Email:  meetings [ at ] worldeventsforum [dot] com

4th International Human Amyloid Imaging Meeting

Date(s): 
04/09/2010
Location: 
Novotel Toronto Centre, 45 The Esplanade, Toronto, Ontario M5 E 1W2, Canada
Fees: 
None
Sponsor(s): 

This 1-day meeting for investigators and clinicians includes 2 keynote presentations, a poster session with wine & cheese reception, and the following sessions:

Session I:  Pathologica Correlations, Amyloid Positivity

Session II:  F18 Agents, Clinical Correlations

Session III:  Metabolism, J-ADNI

Session IV:  Biomarkers

A program schedule for the meeting is attached

Continuing Education Credits: 
None
Contact Person(s): 

Keith A. Johnson, MD

Email:  kajohnson [ at ] partners [dot] org

2nd International CAA Conference: Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy and Related Microangiopathies

Date(s): 
05/13/2010 - 05/15/2010
Location: 
Dr. Jerome and Judith D. Tamkin Auditorium, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center (B Level), 757 Westwood Plaza, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095
Fees: 
$350.00 for physicians/faculty; $200 for allied-health practitioners/trainees (residents, post-doctoral fellows, graduate & medical students). Fees will be increased by $100 after March 31, 2010
Sponsor(s): 

This 3-day symposium is sponsored by the Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine and the Office of Continuing Medical Education of the David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California at Los Angeles.

Molecular/cellular pathogenesis, clinical markers, inheritance, biochemical and neuroimaging biomarkers, treatment strategies and the role of dementia in CAA will be discussed.

More information may be found on the attached symposium brochure.

Continuing Education Credits: 
9 AMA PRA Category I Credits for Physicians
Contact Person(s): 

Eloisa Ayala

Tel:  310-794-2620

Email:  eayala [ at ] mednet [dot] ucla [dot] edu

 

Dementias 2010: The 12th Annual National (UK) Dementia Conference

Date(s): 
02/18/2010 - 02/19/2010
Location: 
Institute of Engineering and Technology, 2 Savoy Place, London WC2R 0BL, England
Fees: 
One-Day Rate (GBP 450.00); Two-Day Rate (GBP 763.75 for Consultants and GPs; GBP 587.50 for Others)
Sponsor(s): 

This professional conference is organized by the British Journal of Hospital Medicine and will provide attendees with an update on clinical, research, organizational and policy developments in the field of dementia in the United Kingdom.

More information regarding the program is attached.

Continuing Education Credits: 
12 CPD Points
Contact Person(s): 

Mark Ellen Group

Dementias 2010

Freepost BFH 1337

London SE24 9BR

England

Tel:  0207 733 8174

Email:  conferences [ at ] markallengroup [dot] com

10th International Conference on Alzheimer's & Parkinson's Diseases: Advances, Concepts and New Challenges

Date(s): 
03/09/2011 - 03/13/2011
Location: 
Centre Convencions Internacional Barcelona, Rambla Prim, 1-17, 08019 Barcelona, Spain
Fees: 
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Sponsor(s): 

This multi-disciplinary conference will feature new discoveries in etiology, neurobiology, diagnosis, imaging and treatment for Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and related neurodegenerative diseases. Young investigators are especially encouraged to attend.

More information may be found at www2.kenes.com/adpd/pages/home.aspx

A separate Satellite Symposium on Imaging will also be held on Sunday, March 13, 2011. More information regarding the satellite symposium may be found at www2.kenes.com/adpd/scientific/Pages/SatelliteSymposium.aspx

Continuing Education Credits: 
Please visit the conference website for more details
Contact Person(s): 

Conference Secretariat

Kenes International

1-3, rue de Chantepoulet

CH-12211 Geneva 1

Switzerland

Tel:  41 22 908 0488

Email:  adpd [ at ] kenes [dot] com

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