Project 1 – Jessica Z.K. Caldwell, PhD

The Relationship between Neuropsychological Testing and MRI, PET and Blood Biomarkers in Neurodegenerative Disease

Project 2 – Dr. Virendra Mishra

Freezing of Gait (FOG) in Parkinson’s Disease (PD)

Project 3 – Dr. Jefferson Kinney

The Role of GABA in Microglial Activation and Neurodegeneration in Alzheimer’s Disease

2017 NIH IDEA Western Regional Conference

October 18 – 20, 2017
Jackson Hole, Wyoming

A collaborative enterprise between the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health and the University of Nevada Las Vegas

Training the next generation of neuroscientists is critical to solving the neurological problems that afflict mankind and that are becoming more common with the aging of the global population.

Get Involved: CNTN is deeply committed to enhancing the biomedical and scientific workforce in Nevada. We are seeking collaborators interested in using data generated by our cores and projects.