May 1st, 2013 | Austin, Texas

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2nd Annual Collaborating for Cures

Research, Rehabilitation & Treatment for Alzheimer's, Brain Injury & Stroke

Wednesday, May 1st 2013

10AM – 4:00PM

Reception Following

Shoal Crossing Event Center
8611 North Mopac Expressway, Austin, TX


Recent advances in neuroscience research are gaining credibility toward a cure for many neurological conditions. Join us to learn about current research, rehabilitation and treatment advances of the emerging approaches for Alzheimer's, stroke and traumatic brain injury care.


Distinguished Speakers

John Bertelson, MD - Neurologist, Seton Brain & Spine Institute/Assistant Professor of Neurology UT Southwestern
Mark Burnett, MD - Executive Medical Director, NeuroTexas Institute at St. David’s HealthCare
Matthew Cowperthwaite, PhD – Director of Research NeuroTexas Institute at St. David’s HealthCare
Christopher Garrison, MD – Physiatrist, Seton Brain & Spine Institute/Director of UT Southwestern Physiatrist Residency Program at Austin
Johanna Morton, MD – Medical Director, Stroke Program at St. David’s HealthCare
Gustavo C. Roman, MD  Director of The Nantz National Alzheimer Center at he Methodist Hospital Research Institute / Weill Cornell
John Pierce-Shimomura, PhD – Assistant Professor of Neurobiology, UT Austin
Joe Urquidez, MD - Founder, Physical Medicine
& Neurotoxin Institute/Medical Director CORE Health Care
John Whyte, MD, PhD - Director, Moss Rehabilitation & Research Institute


Continuing medical education hours offered.


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