Assessing Brain Health
It can be postulated without difficulty that cognitive function is directly related to brain health; likewise, that future brain health status is based both on its current condition as well as on the on-going effects of genetic and environmental factors. I will propose a mechanistic concept of brain health, operationalized via measurable proxies of major organ-level brain systems that support cognitive function, and demonstrated its applicability towards the prediction of cognitive decline in the context of aging and probable Alzheimer’s disease.
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
16:00 - 17:00
Loyola Jesuit Hall and Conference Centre
7141 Sherbrooke St W. Loyola Jesuit Hall and Conference Centre, Room RF 335
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Dr. Simon Duchesne,
Everyone is welcome. This event is free of charge. No registration required.