International Event

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: 
Please contact the event's organizers for information
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: 
Please contact the event's organizers for more information
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: 
Please check the event's website for further details
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

AD/PD 2011: 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: 
Please visit the event's website for more information
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

12th International Stockholm/Springfield Symposium on Advances in Alzheimer Therapy

Date(s): 
05/09/2012 - 05/12/2012
Location: 
Stockholm, Sweden
Fees: 
Stay Tuned!
Sponsor(s): 

The symposium will be sponsored by the Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, the University of Geneva Medical School, the Geneva University Hospitals (Department of Rehabilitation and Geriatrics) and the Karolinska Institute. New therapeutic targets and outcomes of clinical trials will be discussed.

More information regarding the event may be found at www.siumed.edu/cme/alzheimer/ or on the attached flyer.

Continuing Education Credits: 
Stay Tuned!
Contact Person(s): 

Ann Hamilton

Director, Office of CME

Southern Illinois University School of Medicine

P.O. Box 19602

Springfield, IL 62794

Tel:  217-545-7711

Email:  ahamilton [ at ] siumed [dot] edu

11th International Geneva/Springfield Symposium on Advances in Alzheimer Therapy

Date(s): 
03/24/2010 - 03/27/2010
Location: 
International Conference Center, 17 rue de Varembe, CP13, CH-1211, Geneva 20, Switzerland
Fees: 
US $880 (through Jan 22, 2010); US $980 (after Jan 22, 2010). Student Fees: US $180 (through Jan 22, 2010); US $280 (after Jan 22, 2010)
Sponsor(s): 

This bi-annual symposium is organized by Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, University of Geneva Medical School, and Geneva University Hospitals (Department of Rehabilitation and Geriatrics), and is the only international meeting focused on the pharmacological therapy of Alzheimer's disease.

Symposium themes include:  drug development at different preclinical and clinical stages, results of clinical trials, and pharmaco-economics implications.

The event is targeted towards neurologists, psychiatrists, geriatricians and caregivers of individuals with Alzheimer's disease.

More information regarding this event may be found at www.ad-springfield.com and on the attached event brochure.

Continuing Education Credits: 
20 AMA PRA Category I Credits
Contact Person(s): 

Ann Hamilton

Director, Office of Continuing Medical Education

Southern Illinois University School of Medicine

P.O. Box 19602

Springfield, IL 62794

Tel:  217-545-7711

Email:  ahamilton [ at ] siumed [dot] edu

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