Neuroscience Grand Rounds - Dr. Mays

Neuroscience Grand Rounds - Dr. Mays


"Understanding the Mechanisms of Benefit of an Adult Stem Cell Product in Clinical Treatment of CNS Injury & Disease"

Robert Mays, PhD

Neuroscience Director, Athersys, Inc.

Thursday, May 8, 2014, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

School of Nursing (K-Wing), Room 4003

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bjective: To understand the biology of adult stem cells and how they provide benefit in models of CNS injury and disease.

To understand the conserved mechanisms the peripheral immune system display in models of CNS injury and disease.

Target Audience:
University of Louisville faculty, staff, attending physicians, residents, fellows and medical students, as well as physicians and all other healthcare professionals from the community.

Disclosure: Dr. Mays is the Co-Founder, as well as an Employee, Shareholder, and Research Investigator, of Athersys, Inc.

Commercial Support: No commercial support was provided for these Grand Rounds.

Nursing Credit: This program has been approved by the Kentucky Board of Nursing for 1.2 continuing education credits through University of Louisville Hospital, provider number 4-0068-7-16-738. The Kentucky Board of Nursing approval of an individual nursing education provider does not constitute endorsement of program content.

Disability Arrangements:
To request disability arrangements, contact the UofL Neurosurgery Dept. at The University of Louisville School Of Medicine fully complies with the legal requirements of the ADA and the rules and regulations thereof.

Accreditation: The University Of Louisville School Of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.