MBI hosts new McKnight Neuromedicine Scholars Speaker Series

Published: May 2nd, 2016

Category: MBI Announcements, MBI Research News

The Evelyn F. and William L. McKnight Brain Institute of the University of Florida has launched a new speaker series as both a training opportunity and a venue to showcase the MBI’s neuromedicine research and clinics.

Henry Paulson, M.D., Ph.D.

Henry Paulson, M.D., Ph.D.

Henry Paulson, M.D., Ph.D., professor of neurology at the University of Michigan and director of the Michigan Institute for Neurodegenerative Diseases, kicked off the new “McKnight Neuromedicine Scholars Speaker Series,” which will host up to six speakers a year.

“It will provide an excellent training opportunity to undergraduates, residents and postdocs as well as provide cutting-edge science to our faculty and research teams,” said Todd Golde, M.D., Ph.D., professor of neuroscience at UF and director of UF’s Center for Translational Research in Neurodegenerative Disease.

Speakers will share their research and have opportunities to interact with students and fellows at various levels of their training and provide career and scientific advice.