Are You Ready for Gene Replacement Therapy? Perspectives from Spinal Muscular Atrophy

Neurology/Neurosurgery Grand Rounds

Friday December 14, 2018 at 8:00 AM


Grand Round starts in:

HSC, Level 3, Lecture Hall 6 - Stony Brook, NY
December 14th, 2018
1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit Hours

Description

Discussion on gene therapy.

Dates and Times

Start: 12/14/2018 8:00 AM
End: 12/14/2018 9:00 AM

Objectives

1. Review SMA genetics and diagnosis.

2. Explain how SMA therapies work.

3. Explore potential implications of Gene Replacement Therapy for SMA.

4. Summarize key clinical trial data on emerging treatments for SMA, with a focus on Gene Replacement Therapy.

Speakers

  • Dr. Gyula Acsadi
    • Are You Ready for Gene Replacement Therapy? Perspectives from Spinal Muscular Atrophy

Location

HSC, Level 3, Lecture Hall 6
Stony Brook Medicine
Stony Brook, NY 11794

Accreditation

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook, is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The School of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) . Physicians should only claim the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.