Taubman Institute Oct. 20 symposium features expert on multiple sclerosis
The A. Alfred Taubman Medical Research Institute’s 2017 symposium will feature the presentation of the $100,000 Taubman Prize to University of California-San Francisco physician-scientist Stephen L. Hauser, M.D., in recognition of his decades of research which led to the first-ever drug therapy for patients with advanced multiple sclerosis.
Hauser will deliver his keynote talk, “Beating Multiple Sclerosis: A Story of B-cells, From Bench to Bedside and Back Again,” from 10:45 a.m. to noon at the symposium, which will be held on Friday, Oct. 20.
The symposium will also feature a commemoration of the Taubman Institute’s 10th anniversary since its founding by late philanthropist A. Alfred Taubman.
Light refreshments, networking and a poster session will be held from 9 – 10 a.m. in the BSRB lobby. The lecture and Taubman tribute will be held from 10 a.m. – noon in the Kahn Auditorium of BSRB.
1 CME credit is available to physicians for this activity.
All Michigan Medicine and U-M community members are welcome to attend and no registration is required.
The Taubman Institute looks forward to seeing you there!