The University of Groningen and UMCG organize a U4 symposium 'The Ageing Brain' on Thursday 31st of March and Friday 1st of April 2011.
The aim of the Groningen symposium is to develop a joint research programme (8 joint research projects) and to define a research focus. Potential focus areas are: early detection and monitoring, treatment and basic pathology. Potential research topics include a.o. neuroimaging, neuroimmunology, neurodegeneration, protein aggregation, telomeres, tracers, delirium, e-health, imaging, biomarkers, neurophysiology, cognitive testing, neuropsychology, pharmaceuticals, neural stimulation, stem cells, animal models etc.).