Memory and Aging Center Grand Rounds

“Illuminating a ‘Tau Code’ Linked to Alzheimer’s Disease”

Todd Cohen, PhD
Assistant Professor
Department of Neurology
UNC Neuroscience Center
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC



Attendees will:
1. Learn how tau undergoes changes in Alzheimer’s disease;
2. Learn about areas of therapeutic intervention that aim to manipulate the "tau code";
3. Discuss whether current mouse models of tauopathy are appropriate and/or adequately mimic the human disease.


  • Planners: Charles Windon, MD; Bruce L. Miller, MD; Howard J. Rosen, MD; and Eleanor O’Brien have stated they have no relationships to disclose.
  • Speaker: Dr. Cohen 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.

The above credit is inclusive of all Memory and Aging Center Grand Rounds sessions offered July 2019 through December 2019. (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, December 13, 2019 at 8:00am to 9:00am

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

Event Type

Grand Rounds


School of Medicine


Students, Faculty, Postdocs, Staff


Mission Bay


neuroscience, geriatrics, neurology


Memory and Aging Center, Department of Neurology, UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences


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