Alzheimer’s and Related Diseases: Myths, Misperceptions, and Medications

Thursday, June 15; 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM • 2 hours CPE

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Instructor
William Hu, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology, Center for Neurodegenrative Disease, Emory University School of Medicine

Description
Dr. William Hu’s laboratory at Emory University College of Medicine focuses on developing biochemical markers for neurodegenerative disorders including frontotemporal lobar degenerations and Alzheimer’s disease, and to characterizing the relationship between these biomarkers and brain pathology. Join Dr. Hu for this two-part presentation on his research interest. In the first half of this session, Dr. Hu will address myths, misperceptions, and medications pertaining to Alzheimer’s and related diseases. In the second half, Dr. Hu will consider case studies.

Learning objectives
After completing this session, learners will be able to: