Perry & Ruby Stevens Parkinson's Disease Seminar Series

Dates and speakers are subject to change.

Previous Seminar Speakers

 Date  Location  Speakers Topic
January 25, 2019
 UT Health SA
 7703 Floyd Curl Drive
 Room 444B MED
 N/A CANCELLED
February 22, 2019
 UT Health SA
 7703 Floyd Curl Drive
 Room 444B MED
Drs. Juan Ramirez-Castaneda & Subhashie Wijemanne
Update on Parkinson's disease--
Current concepts of etiology and pathogenesis
Diagnosis and recent advances in therapeutics
March 29, 2019
 UT Health SA
 7703 Floyd Curl Drive
 Room 444B MED
 Abdulhafiz Imam Aliagan Novel Mechanisms in Parkinson's Disease: Role of Parkin-Mitofilin Interaction in Neuron Death

April 12, 2019

UT Health SA
7703 Floyd Curl Drive
Room 444B

Dr. Swati Banerjee

Functional Analysis of Tubulin Polymerization Promoting Proteins: Relevance to Parkinson's Disease
May 31, 2019
UT Health SA
7703 Floyd Curl Drive
Room 444B
Dr. Richard B. Dewey
Disease Modification in Parkinson's Disease

October 4, 2019

UT Health SA
7703 Floyd Curl Drive
Room 409L
Dr. Rajendra Badgaiyan
A Novel Imaging Technique to Study the Pathophysiology of Cognitive and Emotional Impairments in Parkinson's Disease
November 22, 2019
UT Health SA
7703 Floyd Curl Drive
Room 409L
Dr. Sudha Seshadri What Have Genetic Studies of Parkinson's Disease, Dementia with Lewy Bodies and Alzheimer's Disease Taught Us?
January 24, 2020
UT Health SA
7703 Floyd Curl Drive
Room 444B
Dr. Gabriel de Erausquin Deep learning applications to DBS structural and functional connectivity data in movement disorders: Prsonalization and prediction of outcomes
February 28, 2020
UT Health SA
7703 Floyd Curl Drive
Room 444B
Dr. Bess Frost
Pathogenic forms of tau disrupt the cellular program that maintains terminal neuronal differentiation
September 25, 2020
Virtual Seminar
Dr. Charles Wilson
The Basal Ganglia Circuit, 2020 Update
 
October 23, 2020
Virtual Seminar
Dr. Peter Fox
 
Imaging Biomarker Discovery Strategies for Parkinson's Syndromes
December 4, 2020
Virtual Seminar
Dr. Syed Imam

 

NanoTherapy for Parkinson’s disease:  A nicotine complex prevents neuronal damage and reverses electrophysiological function
February 26, 2021
Virtual Seminar Drs. Sarah Hopp & Ramesh Neelamegam
The role of microglial L-type calcium channels in Parkinson’s disease
a-Synuclein (a-Syn) Imaging: A Tool for Parkinson’s Disease Research and Clinical Management
March 26, 2021
Virtual Seminar
Drs. Maria Gaczynska & Yidong Bai
How to fix proteostasis in Parkinson's disease
Mitochondrial chaperon and neurodegeneration
April 23, 2021
Virtual Seminar
Dr. Charleen Chu
Branching Out: New Roles for PINK1   
May 21, 2021
Virtual Seminar
Dr. Wanli Smith
LRRK2 neurobiology and Parkinson’s disease pathogenesis