Neurobiology of Disease

 


 
 
 
Date: April 2, 2007 (Monday)
Time: 10 a.m.
Theme: Introduction
Module: Overview
Session: Introduction to Neurobiology of Disease
Instructor: Westbrook
Description: This introductory session will outline the goals and structure of the course, and establish the expectations for students in the course. We will also overview some of the common mechanisms that cross disease boundaries in neurological and psychiatric disease.
 
Readings: Go to the following website,

http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/disorder_index.htm

Scan the list from A to Z. Then pick 1 disorder that you have heard of, and one that is obscure (at least to you). Click on each and read the 1 page description provided, and write a 1-2 sentence summary for presentation in class.

 
Additional Readings: NOD 2007 Course Introduction
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