Neurobiology of Disease

 


 
 
 
Date: May 2, 2008 (Friday)
Time: 2 p.m.
Theme: Regeneration and repair: brain and spinal cord trauma
Module: Overview/Journal club
Session: Trauma: should we go for prevention or cure?
Instructor: Neuwelt
Description: For many diseases, including those of the nervous system, prevention may be closer on the horizon than total cures. This session will address the approach that scientists can take (either in their labs, or as community volunteers) in promoting prevention of brain and spinal cord trauma.
 
Readings:
  1. Greene A et al. (2002). Evaluation of the THINK FIRST for KIDS injury prevention curriculum for primary students. Inj Prev 8, 257-258.
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  2. Rosenberg et al. (2005). Program self-evaluation: the evolution of an injury prevention foundation. J Neurosurg 102, 847-849.
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Video:
  1. 050208 NEUS 626: http://media.ohsu.edu/ramgen/sch/ogi/neus/626-050208.rm