Clinical neuroscience module “C”: The human brain in health and disease
Organizer: Bogdan Draganski
SUMMARY & TOPICS
The course includes a complete description of the healthy and diseased brain. Discussions will cover neuroanatomy, physiology, pathology, and plasticity aspects of each topic listed here after. Students can also benefit from participation in the clinical case presentations at the neurology service of the CHUV on Wednesday mornings. Upon successful completion of the course, students will have developed a broad understanding of normal brain functions and disorders of the central nervous system.
Please note that the course module "C" is interwined with the module "I" (Modern Neuroimaging Methods). The two modules can be taken together, but also separately.
SCHEDULE & VENUE
Wednesdays from 8-12h (8-9h DNC clinical case presentations; 9-12h course), biweekly.
03.10.2018 Topic C1: Introduction in brain anatomy and function
17.10.2018 Topic C2: Sleep & consciousness
31.10.2018 Topic C3: Stroke & epilepsy
14.11.2018 Topic C4: Inflammation & pain
28.11.2018 Topic C5: Dementia & movement disorders
12.12.2018 Topic C6: Neurorehabilitation
Journal club presentation and essay
The number of participants in each module is limited to 12. Please write a mail to firstname.lastname@example.org (with module name as subject and your supervisor in copy), inscriptions will be treated on first come-first served basis.