College of Medicine, Room 2117
Speaker: Roberta Brinton, Ph.D.
Title: Neuroradiology: Bridging the Translational Divide for Neurodegenerative Disease
The Department of Medical Imaging is pleased and honored to have Roberta Brinton, Ph.D., presenting at our Grand Rounds on Wednesday, May 16th in the College of Medicine, Room 2117, at 12:00 pm.
Roberta Diaz Brinton, PhD, is Director of the Center for Innovation in Brain Science at The University of Arizona where she is Professor of Pharmacology and Neurology in the College of Medicine. Dr. Brinton is an internationally recognized leader in Alzheimer’s discovery, translational and clinical research for the development of therapeutics to prevent, delay and treat the disease. She has published over 200 scientific articles, holds multiple patents and outcomes of her research have appeared in over 100 global media outlets. Dr. Brinton has received multiple awards including the Presidential Citizens Medal, Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation Scientist of the Year and NIA MERIT Award.