Academic Seminars

5th Annual Life Sciences Symposium, “Changing Expectations: Early Diagnosis of Alzheimer ?s Disease, Diabetes & Cancer” 2/23/16 MET-124N
February 11, 2016
 

5th Annual Life Sciences Symposium, “Changing Expectations: Early Diagnosis of Alzheimer ?s Disease, Diabetes & Cancer” 2/23/16 MET-124

INTRODUCTION & WELCOMING REMARKS: The Honorable Betsy Price, Mayor of Fort Worth


KEYNOTE SPEAKERS:

  • Sid O?Bryant, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Center for Alzheimer and Neurodegenerative Disease Research, UNTHSC, ?Developing a Personalized Medicine Approach to Detecting and Treating Alzheimer?s Disease
  • Harald Hampel, M.D., Ph.D., MA, MSc, Professor, Pierre and Marie Curie University (Sorbonne Universities), Paris France, ?Identifying Silent Markers of Alzheimer?s Disease?
  • David Cistola, M.D., Ph.D., Vice President Research and Innovation, UNTHSC, ?Precision Medicine for Early Diabetes?
  • Scott Boyle, Ph.D., MBA, Director of Business Development, Caris Life Sciences, ?Application of Precision Medicines in Early Diagnosis and Treatment of Cancer?

WHEN:
Tuesday, February 23, 2016
1:00 ? 7:00 p.m.


WHERE:

Medical Education and Training Building

1000 Montgomery Street – Fort Worth, TX 76107

Parking Lot #19


SCHEDULE:

1:00 p.m. ? 1:30 p.m. Registration & Networking

1:30 p.m. ? 5:30 p.m. Presentations & Panel Discussion

5:30 p.m. ? 7:00 p.m. Networking Reception, MET-109/111


TICKET INFORMATION:

The Office of Research Development & Commercialization will be sponsoring this event and will cover the cost for those UNTHSC faculty attending. Student assistance available.

Please RSVP ip.office@unthsc.edu before 2/19/16.

Sponsored by:

  • French-American Chamber of Commerce DFW
  • University of North Texas Health Science Center
  • Foundation Fighting Blindness
  • Fort Worth Life Sciences Coalition
  • bioNorthTX

For more information: http://www.faccdallas.com/