Fabricio Ferreira de Oliveira, M.D., B.B.A, M.Sc., Ph.D.
Executive Medical Director
Elysian Clinic São Paulo, Brazil
Zahinoor Ismail, M.D. FRCPC
Professor of Psychiatry, Neurology, Epidemiology and Pathology
Hotchkiss Brain Institute and O’Brien Institute for Public Health
Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary
Paulo Bertolucci, M.D.
Professor of Neurology
Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo (UNIFESP)
São Paulo, Brazil
Ganesh M.Babulal, PhD, OTD
Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology
George Washington University School of Medicine
Washington DC, USA
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|This activity is intended to meet the educational needs of psychologists, primary care clinicians including internists, family physicians, radiologists, neurologists, nurse practitioners and physician assistants who are seeking additional education in the assessment, diagnosis and ongoing health care of patients with cognitive impairment and dementia.
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Research with biofluid biomarkers aims to establish objective associations with behavioral and cognitive changes, but depends upon anthropometric and sociodemographic variables that may affect the final results. Though neuropsychiatric syndromes may serve as proxy markers for neuropathological change, neuropsychiatric assessment must take human diversity into account. In this second webinar, we will discuss the current knowledge on biological disparities that may affect the role of biofluid biomarkers as outcome measures in neuropsychiatric studies.
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Disclosures- Faculty reports the following relationship(s)
Dr. Fabricio Ferreira de Oliveira discloses that consultancies to Gerson Lehrman Group, Atheneum Partners, Guidepoint, Rain Partners, Health Advances, and Lionbridge. All of the relevant financial relationships listed for the disclosures have been mitigated.
The remaining course director(s), planner(s), faculty, and reviewer(s) of this activity have no relevant financial relationship(s) with ineligible companies to disclose.
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