Call for Posters

Theresa Hadden hadden at surgery.unm.edu
Sat Aug 17 08:24:14 EST 1996


Cerebrovascular Pathology in Alzheimer's Disease
Call for Poster Abstracts
A New York Academy of Sciences Conference

Conference Chairs:
Jack  C. de la Torre, MD, PhD
Professor of Neurosurgery and Physiology
University of New Mexico

Vladimir Hachinski, MD, DSc
Professor and Chairman
Department of Clinical Neurological Sciences
University of Western Ontario

Conference to be held November 12-15, 1996, at the Sheraton
Meadowlands Hotel, East Rutherford, New Jersey.

The mechanisms underlying the development of Alzheimer's disease are
not well understood.  This conference brings together experts at the
forefront of new research focusing on the role of the
cerebrovasculature in the pathogenesis and evolution of Alzheimer's
disease.

There are two central questions for discussion at this conference. The
timing of cerebrovascular changes versus clinical onset of Alzheimer's
disease and the temporal relationship of amyloaid deposition in
vessels and cerebral tissue.

Deadline for submission of poster abstracts is September 12, 1996. The
abstract, including title, author(s), and affiliations must be typed
single-spaced and contained within a rectangle that measures 5" x
4-3/8" or 12.5 cm x 11 cm, an abstract form is not necessary.  Please
do not fold abstract.  A separate cover letter should accompany the
abstract, indicating the conference name, the complete mailing
address, and telephone/fax numbers of the presenting author.

Mail or FAX original abstracts to:
Dr. J. C. de la Torre
University of New Mexico
Division of Neurosurgery
Albuquerque, NM 87131
Voice: 505-277-0043
FAX 505-277-3891
email:  jdelator at surgery.unm.edu

and to 
Ms. Sherryl Greenberg
Science and Technology Meetings
New York Academy of Sciences
2 East 63rd Street
New York, NY 10021
Voice: 212-838-0230 Ext 324
FAX: 212-838-5640

For further information please visit
http://spine.unm.edu/neurosurg/lab/alzmain.html or
http://www.nyas.org/cpa.htm.




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