Windows into the Brain Interdisciplinary Colloquia, Sponsored by the School of Medicine, The Radiology and Neurology Departments

Windows into the Brain

“Longitudinal Brain Mapping in the Natural History and Treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease”

Dr. Brian Avants

Dr. Brian Avants – Associate Director, Global Biomarkers
Discovery & Development, Biogen
Cambridge, MA

Dr. Avants will review recent efforts to translate academic brain Mapping practices to the biotech setting. Specific examples will connect cognitive change, MRI modalities, and biomarkers of amyloid and tau pathology within a consistent statistical framework. Dr. Avants will also discuss the challenges that one faces in disseminating these findings.

Thursday, March 2, 2017
Bryan Research Building, Room 103
2:00pm – 3:00pm

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