Upcoming Lecture

Modeling Parkinson's Disease In Vitro and In Vivo:
Biological and Therapeutic Applications

Friday, February 2, 2018
4:00 - 5:00 PM
UT Health San Antonio
Medical School Building, Room 444B

Marcel Daadi photo

Marcel Daadi, PhD

Associate Scientist & Director
Stem Cells & Regererative Medicine
Leader, Regenerative Medicine & Aging Scientific Unit
Southwest National Primate Research Center (SNPRC)
Texas Biomedical Research Institute



Marcel Daadi, PhD has disclosed that he has intellectual property rights on generating neural stem cells and dopaminergic neurons from induced pluripotent stem cells and owns stock in Neoneuron and LBS Technologies

The Parkinson's Disease Center of Excellence Lecture Series Planning Committee Members Robert Clark MD, Andrea Giuffrida PhD, and Randy Strong PhD have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

The UT Health Long San Antonio School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Long School of Medicine designates this live activity up to a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

About Parkinson's Center of Excellence Seminar Series

The Parkinson's Center of Excellence Seminar Series is a collaborative project among: 


This monthly seminar series focuses on emerging advances in Parkinson's disease (PD), including both basic and translational research, novel treatment strategies, patient/caregiver issues, and community engagement/education.  Seminars will be presented by regional and national experts in PD pathogenesis and management, with an emphasis on evidence-based innovations in therapy.  Educational objectives will be defined to best meet the needs of participants, including physician providers, clinical researchers, nurses, therapists, patient advocacy groups, and other PD stakeholders.