Forum Discussions

Forum Discussions

​AAT-AD/PDTM 2018 FORUM DISCUSSIONS

These novel Fora, in WEF-style format, will bring together corporate participants, neuroscientists and clinicians with outstanding experience in "hottest" research topics in the field of neurodegeneration to discuss the impact of newest preclinical results and cutting edge clinical findings on understanding and treatment development of neurodegenerative disorders. The objective is to exchange novel insights, challenges and solutions on the joint path forward to defining the future of AD and PD therapeutics. 

Each forum will be 60 minutes moderated discuss ion with maximum 3 minutes introduction statement from each participant followed by questions from the audience submitted via Ask the Speaker function in the mobile APP and introduced to the discussion by the moderator. The forum is also open for journalists from different media, including lay press in and may report on progress made by the leaders in this field. 


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FORUM DISCUSSION 1: FORUM ON TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH IN DRUG DISCOVERY FOR AD

THURSDAY, MARCH 15, 2018; 15:40 - 16:40: SALA 500              

Co-Moderators: Ezio Giacobini (University of Geneva Medical School Hospitals) Switzerland and Jeffrey Cummings (Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health), USA

Participants: Amos D. Korczyn (Tel Aviv University), Israel / Andreas Muhs (AC Immune), Switzerland /Jeff Sevigny (Roche), Switzerland Robert Davis, (Intracellular Therapies), USA /Nadeem Sarwar (Eisai), USA

 

FORUM DISCUSSION 2: AD PHASE III CLINICAL TRIALS

FRIDAY, MARCH 16, 2018; 14:45-15:45: SALA 500                                          

 Co-Moderators: Bengt Winblad (Karolinska Institute) , Sweden and Manfred Windisch (NeuroScios), Austria 

ParticipantsRachelle Doody (Roche), Switzerland / Michael Irizarry (Eli Lilly), USA/ Philipp von Rosenstiel (Biogen), USA/ Lynn Kramer (Eisai),USA


FORUM DISCUSSION 3: FORUM ON NOVEL APPROACHES TO DISEASE-MODIFYING THERAPIES OF PD & LBD

SATURDAY, MARCH 17, 2018; 14:00 - 15:00: SALA 500                   

Moderator: Jamie Eberling(Michael J Fox Foundation), USA

Participants: Gene Kinney (Prothena), USA/ Jesse Cederbaum (Biogen), USA/ Walter Koroshetz (NINDS), USA/ Johan Luthman (Eisai), USA


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