Derek Denny-Brown Young Neurological Scholar Symposium*

Date/Time: Monday, October 18, 2021 - 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Track: Plenary Session
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Description:

The Derek Denny-Brown Young Neurological Scholar Symposium is an opportunity for young researchers to share groundbreaking research in the field of Neurology and Neuroscience. This symposium will feature presentations from the 2021 Derek Denny-Brown awardees, the Wolfe Neuropathy Research Prize, the Grass Foundation-ANA Award in Neuroscience recipients and the new Audrey S. Penn Lectureship awardee.

Chair: Andrew Cole, MD

Co-Chair: Michael Geschwind, MD, PhD, FAAN, FANA

ANA Award for Excellence - Outstanding Contribution in a Senior Administrative Role: Walter Koroshetz, MD

ANA Award for Excellence - Service to the ANA: Allison Willis, MD

Distinguished Neurology Teacher Award: Robert Lisak, MD, FRCP (E), FAAN, FANA

Audrey S. Penn Lectureship - Inclusive Healthcare: A Triple Tier Academic Approach

Time: 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Audrey S. Penn Lectureship - Sustainability and Growth: the MGH Youth Neurology Education and Research Program

Time: 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Derek Denny-Brown Young Neurological Scholar - Basic Science - The Striatal Origins of Action Selection and When They Fail

Time: 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Derek Denny-Brown Young Neurological Scholar - Clinical Science - Piloting Individualized Therapies for Orphan Neurogenetic Disease

Time: 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Derek Denny-Brown Young Neurological Scholar - Neuroscience - New Approaches to Alzheimer’s: From Neural Deficits to Neural Stimulation

Time: 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Grass Foundation - ANA Award in Neuroscience - APOE Genotype and Cognitive and Reactive Glia Phenotypes in Alzheimer's Disease

Time: 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Wolfe Neuropathy Research Prize - Insights Into the Pathogenesis of TRPV4 Neuropathy Highlight the Therapeutic Potential Of TRPV4 Ion Channel Inhibition

Time: 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM