Upcoming Lecture


The Perry & Ruby Stevens
Parkinson's DiseaseCenter of Excellence
Virtual Seminar Series

"Autophagy:  A Selective Eater That Protects the Brain"


Zhenyu Yue, PhD
Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience, Aidekman Family Professor
Director, Basic and Translational Research in Movement Disorders
Friedman Brain Institute
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Friday, September 24, 2021
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Meeting ID: 914 7769 3259
Passcode: PDCoE2021!

Dr. Zhenyu Yue has no financial relationships with ineligible companies to disclose.

The Parkinson’s Disease Center of Excellence Lecture Series Planning Committee members Robert Clark, MD and Andrea Giuffrida, PhD have no financial relationships with ineligible companies to disclose. Planning Committee member Randy Strong PhD has disclosed he is a consultant and receives royalties from Emtora Biosciences.

The UT Health San Antonio Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long 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 Credit™. 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.

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