Denial of Service Attacks: Network Hyperexcitability in Alzheimer's Dementia [NOTE TIME CHANGE]
Jeffrey Noebels, MD, PhD
Professor of Neurology, of Neuroscience, and of Human Genetics
Cullen Trust for Health Care Endowed Chair
Director of the Blue Bird Circle Developmental Neurogenetics Laboratory
Baylor College of Medicine
A public lecture in the Distinguished Scholars Series
In this seminar, Dr. Noebels will discuss new evidence linking genes for Alzheimer's dementia with abnormal cortical oscillations and clinically silent seizures in the temporal lobe. He will also examine the importance of recognizing and treating hippocampal network hyperexcitability to preserve cognitive function in the aging brain.
Live Webcast: http://research.vtc.vt.edu/live-webcast
A public reception will be held in the VTC Cafe at 5:00 p.m.
Hosted by: Michael J. Friedlander, PhD, Executive Director, Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute