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Moving Forward: Cell-Based Therapies for Parkinson's Disease

Date:
5/14/2018
Time:
6:30-8pm
Location:

Alliant Energy Center-Exhibition Hall, Mendota 1/2 Meeting Room, 1919 Alliant Energy Way, Madison. Enter at main gate off Rimrock Road.

Registration:

No registration required.

For more information:

For questions, please contact the UW Health Movement Disorders Clinic (608) 263-5442

Speakers 

  • Marina Emborg, MD, PhD, UW Medical Physics and Wisconsin National Primate Research Center

Stem cells have been proposed as sources to replace the neurons lost in Parkinson’s disease. Dr. Emborg will discuss current developments in cell-based therapies and how novel technologies are being applied to improve the chances of success in patients.

 

About Moving Forward

 

This presentation, part of the Moving Forward seminar series, is free and open to all patients, family members and anyone wanting to advance their knowledge about these medical conditions. Learn more about the Moving Forward series and see the full schedule

 

Parking Information

 

Parking is free. Turn left past the ticket booths and park in front of the exhibition hall close to the right side where our meetings will be held. For attendees’ convenience, there is a drop-off lane, a ramp and ample handicapped parking near the building.