Published October 25, 2013
Patients and families dealing with Alzheimer's disease, stroke, movement disorders, multiple sclerosis and other neurological conditions will have a chance to learn about and discuss new treatments and research at UB’s second annual “Brains & Gains” on Nov. 2.
The free, public event takes place from 9 a.m. to noon at the Center for Tomorrow, North Campus.
Sponsored by the Department of Neurology in the School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, the event features briefings on a broad range of neurological conditions and diseases, as well as breakout question-and-answer sessions with UB’s leading national experts.
Seating is limited, and registration is required to attend. For more information and to register, visit the Medical Alumni Association website or contact Jennifer Silverman-Van Treese at 716-881-7482 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Gil I. Wolfe, Irvin and Rosemary Smith Professor and chair of the Department of Neurology and chief of Kaleida Neurology Services, will moderate the event and discuss “Neuromuscular Disorders” with Nicholas Silvestri, assistant professor of neurology.
Other topics that will be featured are: