Tag Archives: Michael Geschwind MD PhD

10th Annual Huntington Disease Research Symposium

With special thanks to Lundbeck, Inc. we were able to host about 120 guests for two sessions of informative talks on the latest advances in laboratory and clinical Huntington disease (HD) research. Read more

9th Annual Huntington Disease Research Symposium

Our 9th Annual Huntington Disease Research Symposium was another success!

With special thanks to Lundbeck, Inc. we were able to host about 120 guests for two sessions of informative talks on the latest advances in laboratory and clinical Huntington disease (HD) research. Read more

Fight for Mike: Help Mike Homer Fight Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD)

Mike Homer recently passed away from CJD. Your donation will help accelerate research on medication that might prolong the lives of other patients as UCSF continues its work on a cure for CJD.

UCSF is the only place in the US that conducts research, clinical trials and treatment of CJD. UCSF’s Memory and Aging Center (MAC), directed by Dr. Bruce Miller, is the clinical program that provides assessment and treatment of neurodegenerative disorders. Dr. Michael Geschwind directs UCSF’s CJD clinical team. There are short-term treatments that can benefit patients, and your donation will go directly to research on medications that can prolong life and make the quality of life better. Read more