FNUSA-ICRC Held a Networking Reception Designated for Neurodegenerative Disease Specialists
30 July 2018
FNUSA-ICRC organized a second networking reception in the USA, this year on the occasion of the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference, aiming to foster the interaction and collaboration between neuroscientists of Alzheimer’s, dementia and other forms of neurodegenerative diseases.
The reception under the leadership of Gorazd B. Stokin, Chair of FNUSA-ICRC, took place at the the General Consulate of the Czech Republic in Chicago and was attended by four dozen professionals from around the world. Among them were Jose Abisambra from the University of Kentucky, Jose Medina from the Mayo Clinic, John Hardy from the University College London, Iliya Lefterov and Rada Koldamova from the University of Pittsburgh. The reception was also attended by FNUSA-ICRC scientists – Principal Investigator of Demence research team, prof. Jakub Hort with his colleague Katerina Sheardova.