Memory and Aging Center Grand Rounds

Brain Aging at the Borderland of Alzheimer’s Disease

Dr. William Jagust
Professor of Public Health and Neuroscience, University of California, Berkeley
Senior Scientist, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory



Attendees will learn to:

1. To understand differences between aging and Alzheimer’s disease

2. To describe the effects of beta-amyloid on the  brain

3. To describe the effects of tau on the brain

4. To propose mechanisms underlying amyloid deposition



  • Planners: David Soleimani-Meigooni, MD; Bruce L. Miller, MD; and Fonda Smith have stated they have no relationships to disclose.
  • Speaker: Dr. Jagust has relationships with Novartis (consultant), Genentech (consultant), and Biogen (consultant) 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.

The above credit is inclusive of all Memory and Aging Center Grand Rounds sessions offered July 2017 through December 2017. (1 credit per each 1-hour grand rounds session throughout the year).

NOTE: You must sign in to qualify for CME Credit

Grand Rounds presentations are for educational purposes and intended for a professional audience. This activity is not commercially supported.

Friday, September 15, 2017 at 8:00am to 9:00am

Rock Hall, Pottruck Auditorium, RH 102
1550 4th Street, San Francisco, CA 94158

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Students, Postdocs, Faculty, Staff


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