9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Location: GR 4.428
"Concussive Traumatic Brain Injury: Axonal Pathology in Preclinical Models and US Military Personnel Exposed to Blast Events", David Brody, PhD.
The School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences Colloquium Series 2015-2016
Exploring Behavior and the Brain Colloquium with David Brody, PhD., Washington University in St. Louis, School of Medicine
Research in Brody laboratory and collaborative group is focused on the development of novel therapeutic and diagnostic strategies for traumatic brain injury (TBI). TBI is a major cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide, a major risk factor for the development of Alzheimer's Disease, and the single leading cause of permanent disability in people under age 45 in the United States. The laboratory is funded by grants from the NIH, Department of Defense, Cure Alzheimer’s Fund, and National Football League. He was the recipient of the Washington University School of Medicine Distinguished Investigator Award in 2012.
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