Brain Ageing

Conference Announcement

CERN Medical Service GAC-EPA

The medical service of CERN and the GAC-EPA invite you to a series of lectures by professors and specialists of the University Hospitals and School of Medecine of the University of Geneva on the theme:

OPTIMISER VOTRE VIEILLISSEMENT CEREBRAL

PROMOTION OF OPTIMUM BRAIN AGEING

These lectures will be given in the Main Auditorium (Bdg. 500) of CERN  from 14:30 to 16:30 on the following dates:

Date Subject Comments
Wednesday 2008-11-12 How to judge the quality of brain ageing?
(Comment juger la qualité du vieillissement cérébral ?)

Madame le docteur Dina ZEKRY

Summary (in French)
Friday 2008-12-12 Is it possible to prevent the decline of memory?
(Est-il possible de prévenir le déclin de la mémoire ?)

Monsieur le Professeur Jean-Pierre MICHEL

Thursday 2009-01-15 How does Alzheimer's disease appear and how is it treated?
(Comment se révèle et se traite la maladie d’Alzheimer ?)

Monsieur le Professeur Gabriel GOLD

Wednesday 2009-02-25 What is brain reserve?
(Qu’est-ce que la réserve cérébrale ?)

Historique et importance de la notion de "réserve cérébrale"

Prof. Ezio GIACOBINI

 
Intervention de la réserve cérébrale sur les troubles de la cognition

Prof. Jean-Pierre MICHEL

 
Comment est-il possible d’évaluer la réserve cérébrale ?

Prof Gabriel GOLD

 
Projet de recherche "Optimum Brain Ageing"

    Aspects méthodologiques

Dr François HERRMANN

    Aspects pratiques

Dre Dina ZEKRY

Debate with the participants

Open to all

The lectures will be given in French with slides in English and will be followed by a debate with the audience.

2008-10-08 J.P. Diss