Academic Seminars

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

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


  • 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?
  • David Spetzler, MS, MBA, Ph.D., Senior Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer, Caris Life Sciences, ?Application of Precision Medicines in Early Diagnosis and Treatment of Cancer?

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


Medical Education and Training Building

1000 Montgomery Street – Fort Worth, TX 76107

Parking Lot #19


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