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Plenary Session 4206

Multiple Pathology is Common: Diagnostic and Therapeutic Implications

Monday, September 30, 2024
10:30 - 12:30 | Ballroom AB
Clinical, Translational

In this session, the faculty will discuss the pathological correlates of brain aging as well as the pathological diversity of Parkinsonism and present the clinical implications of this diversity.

Alice Chen-Plotkin, USA
Gabor Kovacs, Canada


Understanding the Brain Aging: Lessons from the Brain Bank
Irina Alafuzoff, Sweden

Multiple Pathologies in Parkinsonism: A Rule or a Rarity?
Thomas Beach, USA

Clinical Implications
Yaroslau Compta, Spain

CSPC Liaisons:
Huw Morris, United Kingdom

Learning Objectives
At the conclusion of this session, participants should be better able to:

  1. Describe the pathologies associated with brain aging and the range of their clinical correlates
  2. Describe the pathological diversity of parkinsonism
  3. Describe the clinical implications of multiple pathologies associated with parkinsonism

Recommended Audience
Fellow / Resident / Student
Health Professional (non-physician)
Researcher / Basic Science

Education Level
Experienced / Intermediate
Expert / Advanced

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