"Brains, Hearts, and Minds: Age-related Changes in the Brain and Cognition and their Modification by Metabolic, Vascular and Inflammatory Factors"
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TOPIC:Wayne State University School of Medicine
Dept. of Psychiatry & Behavioral Neurosciences
Chairman's Grand Rounds
Date: Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020
Venue: Zoom Conference
Naftali Raz, Ph.D.
Professor, Dept of Psychology
Director for Life-Span Cognitive
Institute of Gerontology
Wayne State University
"Brains, Hearts, and Minds:
Age-related Changes in the Brain and Cognition and
their Modification by Metabolic, Vascular and Inflammatory Factors"
At the end of this lecture, the learner will be able to:
- Describe the advantages and disadvantages of cross-sectional and longitudinal studies of neural and cognitive aging.
- Identify age-sensitive and age-stable brain regions and structures.
- Describe at least 3 major moderators of age-related brain changes.
- Discuss the major findings and challenges in the study of neural mechanism of cognitive aging.