Brain Aging mini symposium
The minisymposium is part of a Summer School organized jointly by Keio University, Peking University Health Science Center (PUHSC). No pre-registrator needed - welcome!
King's College London and Karolinska Institutet since 2012.
09:00 Opening of the symposium (Masato Yasui, Keio University) 09:10 Modeling of Human Neurological Disorder using iPS cells and
Transgenic Non-Human Primates (Hideyuki Okano, Keio University) 09:55 Coffee break
10:15 Is it possible to prevent cognitive impairment and dementia? (Miia Kivipelto, KI)
11:00 Diagnosis and Management of Dementia and Mild Cognitive Impairment: a Biopsychosocial Perspective (Huali Wang, Peking University)
11:45 Lunch (faculty lunch separately, by invitation only)
13:00 Pathophysiological mechanism of brain aging and brain degeneration caused by abnormal calcium signaling (Katsuhiko Mikoshiba, Keio, KI)
13:45 Structural Biology in aging and neurodegeneration (Annalisa Pastore, King’s College London)
14:30 Coffee break
15:00 New cells in old brains (Jonas Frisén, KI)
15:45 Multimodal neuroimaging of the brain in normal and pathological aging
(Grégoria Kalpouzos (KI)
16:30 Closing words (Masato Yasui, Keio University)