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Facial Expression in Atypical Dementias

Peter S. Pressman, MD
Associate Professor
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Alzheimer’s and Cognition Center
Department of Neurology


  • Recognize controversies and discuss different models of the neuroanatomy of facial expression. 
  • Discuss possible implications of paralinguistic impairments for patients with neurodegenerative conditions.
  • Discuss how paralinguistic expression may be relatively spared in some neurological conditions and the potential significance for patients.


  • Planners: Bruce L. Miller, MD; Howard J. Rosen, MD; Andrew Breithaupt, MD; and Eleanor O’Brien have stated they have no relationships to disclose.
  • Speakers: Peter Pressman, MD, has stated he has no relationships to disclose.

Accreditation: The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation: UCSF designates this live activity for a maximum of 22 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Credit is inclusive of all Memory and Aging Center Grand Rounds sessions offered from January 1, 2022, through December 30, 2022. (1 credit per each 1-hour grand rounds session throughout the year).

Questions? Email Andrew Breithaupt, MD, at

Attendees must register for this event. Grand Rounds presentations are for educational purposes and intended for a professional audience with a terminal degree. This activity is not commercially supported.

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