Memory and Aging Center Grand Rounds

Pharmacological Modulation of Protein Translation to Improve Cognition

Dr. Peter Walter
Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Distinguished Professor, UCSF Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics


Dr. Susanna Rosi
Professor, Department of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Science and Department of Neurological Surgery, UCSF

Director of Neurocognitive Research, Brain and Spinal Injury Center, Zuckerberg SFGH 



Attendees will learn to:

1. Recognize the tangible clinical impacts of curiosity driven science



  • Planners: David Soleimani-Meigooni, MD; Bruce L. Miller, MD; and Fonda Smith have stated they have no relationships to disclose.
  • Speakers: Drs. Walter and Rosi have 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 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 8, 2017 at 8:00am to 9:00am

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

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Grand Rounds


School of Medicine


Students, Postdocs, Faculty, Staff


Mission Bay


Memory and Aging Center



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