Grand Rounds - Neuroinflammation and Neurodegenerative Diseases

Rick Meeker, PhD, presents "Neuroinflammation and Neurodegenerative Diseases"

When Apr 05, 2018
from 08:00 AM to 09:00 AM
Where MacNider 321
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Rick Meeker, PhD

Research Professor, UNC Department of Neurology
UNC and Neurobiology Curriculum
Adjunct Professor, NCSU College of Veterinary Medicine

Objectives:

  1. Review current concepts regarding neuroinflammation
  2. Discuss how neuroinflammation contributes to neurodegenerative diseases
  3. Discuss strategies for the control of neuroinflammation with a focus on novel neurotrophin-based interventions
  4. Identify opportunities for research into the mechanisms and treatment of neuroinflammatory damage in the CNS

321 MacNider Hall
Thursday, April 5, 2018, 8:00 AM

Sponsored by the School of Medicine of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.