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The Swedish Meeting for Alzheimer Research

Registration is now closed but you are still welcome to come and listen to the presentations. Sign in at reception desk when you arrive.
Welcome to Aula Medica at Karolinska Institutet, November 20th 2019! Coffee will be served from 9. The Meeting will start at 9:50.

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Illustration: Ansel Lindskog

The meeting is organized by Center for Alzheimer Research at Karolinska Institutet.

 

PROGRAM

09.00-09.50

Arrival and coffee

09:50-10:00

Welcome

Maria Eriksdotter, Dean KI Syd, Karolinska Institutet
Maria Ankarcrona, Mia Lindskog, Dorota Religa, Chengxuan Qiu, Center for Alzheimer Research, Karolinska Institutet
10.00-11:00

Session 1

CHAIRS:
Agneta Nordberg, Karolinska Institutet
Bengt Winblad, Karolinska Institutet
SPEAKERS:
Oskar Hansson, Lund University
The Swedish BioFINDER studies: new fluid and PET biomarkers for neurodegenerative disorders
Lars Nyberg, Umeå University
Longitudinal characterization of successful, normal, and pathological memory aging in the Betula project
Miia Kivipelto, Karolinska Institutet
Multi-domain interventions to prevent cognitive impairment and dementia: from FINGER to WORLD-WIDE FINGERS
11:00-12:00

Speed presentations chosen from abstracts

CHAIR:
Henrik Zetterberg, Göteborg University
12:00-14:00

Poster session with lunch

14.00-15.20

Session 2

CHAIRS:
Elisabet Londos, Lund University
Martin Ingelsson, Uppsala University
SPEAKERS:
Grégoria Kalpouzos, Karolinska Institutet
Brain iron accomulation in normal aging and neurodegenerative disorders
Henrietta Nielsen, Stockholm University
Significance of peripheral apolipoprotein E to the APOE4-associated increased risk of neurodegenerative disease
Peter Nilsson, KTH, SciLife Lab
Neuroproteomics - profiling of proteins and autoantibodies in PLASMA AND CSF
Ingmar Skoog, Göteborg University
Preclinical dementia - a possible target for prevention?
15:20-15:30

New perspectives for the treatment of Alzheimer's syndrome

Angel Cedazo-Minguez, Karolinska Institutet and Sanofi
15:30-16:00

Coffe break

16:00-16:15

Living with Alzheimer

Dialogue with Liselotte Jansson, Alzheimerfoundation and Madeleine and Anders Grankvist
16:15-17:15

Session 3

CHAIRS:
Lars Lannfelt, Uppsala University
Maria Eriksdotter, Karolinska Institutet
SPEAKERS:
Dag Sehlin, Uppsala University
Aβ PET imaging and immunotherapy with bispecific, brain penetrating antibodies
Marianne Schultzberg, Karolinska Institutet
Can Alzheimer’s disease be resolved? - studies on resolution of inflammation in AD
Per Hammarström, Linköping University
Amyloid-beta fibril polymorphism in Alzheimer's disease
17:15-17:30

Concluding remarks

Center for Alzheimer Research: Maria Ankarcrona, Mia Lindskog, Dorota Religa, Chengxuan Qiu

A special thanks to our main sponsors