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UCI MIND Distinguished Lecture on the Brain – Ronald C. Petersen, MD, PhD
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Irvine Barclay Theatre
About the Speaker:
Ronald C. Petersen, MD, PhD is an international leader in brain disease research and served as personal neurologist to President Ronald Reagan during his battle with Alzheimer’s disease. Currently, Dr. Petersen directs the Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Over the course of his tenure, Dr. Petersen has authored more than 700 peer-reviewed journal articles and five books on brain aging, memory disorders, and Alzheimer’s disease. He is regarded as one of most influential clinician scientists of our time in the field of brain disease research.
About the Event:
Provided by UCI Institute for Memory Impairments and Neurological Disorders (mind.uci.edu), in partnership with UCI School of Biological Sciences (bio.uci.edu), and UCI Center for the Neurobiology of Learning and Memory (cnlm.uci.edu), illustrious speakers from across the country visit UCI to present the latest advances in brain research. The annual event is free and open to the public and held at the Irvine Barclay Theatre on UCI Campus.
Sponsored by UCI MIND, in partnership with UCI School of Biological Sciences, and UCI CNLM