Want to hear about the latest developments in Parkinson’s disease research? Join us for an interactive virtual event with Jeff Bronstein, MD, PhD, director of the Movement Disorders Program at University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Bring your questions!
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About our speaker:
Dr. Jeff Bronstein received his MD and PhD from UCLA as a recipient of the Medical Scientist Training Program Award. He completed a residency in Neurology and fellowship training in Movement Disorders at UCLA, and a postdoctoral fellowship in molecular biology before being appointed an Assistant Professor of Neurology. Dr. Bronstein was later appointed Director of the Movement Disorders Program at UCLA. His interests and expertise include the management of Parkinson’s and other movement disorders, surgical treatment of PD, and developing new therapies for patients. Dr. Bronstein’s laboratory studies the cause of PD using cell models and a newly developed zebrafish model. His work is supported by the NIH and private foundations. Dr. Bronstein also directs clinical trials in order to develop new therapies for PD that include transplantation and deep brain stimulation. He has received several awards and is widely published in the field.
This event is part of PCLA’s “Let’s Talk Parkinson’s” series of live online events. Special thanks to our program sponsors Abbott, Boston Scientific, Kyowa Kirin, Medtronic, and Supernus for making this series possible.
Medtronic supports the scientific exchange of the Let’s Talk series but is not involved in selecting the speaker or the content and does not control whether the materials conform to FDA approved or cleared indications for pertinent Medtronic therapies.
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