Lyceum Society: Update on the Nature and the Treatment of Parkinson's, Alzheimer's, and Multiple Sclerosis

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Lyceum Society: Update on the Nature and the Treatment of Parkinson's, Alzheimer's, and Multiple Sclerosis

Thursday, January 19, 2012

The New York Academy of Sciences

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Presented by the Lyceum Society

 

The Lyceum Society is comprised of the Academy's retired and semi-retired members.
Talks cover various scientific fields. All Academy members are welcome.

All Lyceum meetings (except December) are Brown Bag lunches.
Brown Bag: 11:30 am
Brief-Brief: 12:45 pm
Lecture & Discussion: 1pm to 3 pm.

Brief-Brief Presentation:
Hay
Speaker: Joel Kirman, CE

Main Presentation:
Update on the Nature and the Treatment of Parkinson's, Alzheimer's, and Multiple Sclerosis
Speaker: Joy Zagoren, PhD

For each of these diseases: What the normal brain looks like, what goes wrong in the body, and the latest treatments.

Joy Zagoren's BS in Physical Education is from NYU, her MS in Biology from Adelphi University, and her PhD in Medical Sciences from NYU. She is listed in all the Who's Who's and was the editor of Node of Ranvier (Cellular Neurobiology) Academic Press, 1984. Joy is the Vice President of the Lyceum Society, and a past co-president of American Friends of Herzog Hospital, Jerusalem.

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