University of Colorado
School of Medicine
Division of Geriatric Medicine
Our next Presentation for the 2014-2015 academic year will be on
Thursday, October 30th, 2014.
Our topic will be
A Clinical Update
Jonathan Woodcock, MD, PhD
Clinical Director, Memory and Dementia Clinic
Clinical Director, Alzheimer's Disease Research
University of Colorado School of Medicine
The Learning Objectives are:
1. State how failed clinical trials based upon the Amyloid Hypothesis of AD are influencing understanding of the etiology of AD and future clinical trials.
2. Summarize the challenges and potential research and treatment opportunities presented by the Prion Protein Hypothesis of progression of degenerative neurologic disease.
3. Utilize new information regarding AD risk factors in counseling patients and families.
Geriatric Grand Rounds will be presented on the 1st, 3rd, and 5th Thursday mornings from 7:30 - 8:30am, starting in September 2014 and ending at the
end of May 2015
Geriatric Grand Rounds are presented in the Board Room (Room 7000) at Academic Office One (AO1), 12631 East 17th Ave. Aurora, CO 80045