A Seminar by Dr. Bazan

Past event

A Seminar by Dr. Bazan

WHEN: Thursday, February 22, 2018

KIHA presents a seminar by Dr. Bazan at 10 AM, Thursday, February 22 in Maglione Hall, 5th Floor, the Sie Complex

Seminar Topic: The discovery of elovanoids: Novel lipid mediators that target pro-homeostatic signaling hubs to sustain brain functional integrity

Please RSVP here for the seminar. Note: There is no suggested donation for the seminar.

Dr. Nicolas G. Bazan is a neuroscientist and eye researcher, author, educator, mentor, entrepreneur, music enthusiast, and art lover. His research focuses on neurodegenerative diseases, aiming to understand endogenous modulation of neuroinflammatory signaling, with a lifelong quest to help people affected by stroke, Alzheimer's disease, pain, blindness, and other diseases. He has written two books: "The Dark Madonna: A Fable of Resilience and Imagination" and “Una Vida: A Fable of Music and the Mind”, from which this movie is based.

Nicolas G. Bazan received his MD from the University of Tucuman School of Medicine, Argentina (1965) and was a postdoctoral fellow at Columbia University's College of Physicians and Surgeons and Harvard Medical School (1965–1968). He became the founding director of the LSUHSC Neuroscience Center of Excellence in 1989. In 2017, Dr. Bazan was named Foreign Adjunct Professor of Neuroscience at the prestigious Karolinska

Institutet in Stockholm, Sweden. His work has been ground-breaking, including discovery of novel proteins involved in vision, stroke, and Alzheimer’s disease.

Should you have any questions, please call 303.871.6686

ORGANIZATION: Knoebel Institute for Healthy Aging
EVENT NAME: A Seminar by Dr. Bazan
EVENT CONTACT: mary.cullen@du.edu