2008 Presentations

SATURDAY



Valerie Sim, MD

Prion Disease
Click here to watch Dr. Sim's presentation at the 2008 CJD Foundation Family Conference in Washington, D.C.

 


Thomas Wisniewski, MD
Prion Vaccination
Click here to watch Dr. Wisniewski's presentation at the 2008 CJD Foundation Family Conference in Washington, D.C.




Richard Knight, FRCP(E)

A review of human prion disease treatment
Click here to watch Dr. Knight's presentation at the 2008 CJD Foundation Family Conference in Washington, D.C.
 




Michael Geschwind, MD, PhD

An Update on the First U.S. Treatment Trial for Sporadic Jakob-Creutzfeldt Disease (sCJD)

Click here to watch Dr. Geschwind's presentation at the 2008 CJD Foundation Family Conference in Washington, D.C.



Fabrizio Tagliavini, MD
Italian trial with doxycycline in Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease: background, study protocol and update on study population
Click here to watch Dr. Tagliavini's presentation at the 2008 CJD Foundation Family Conference in Washington, D.C.

Inga Zerr
Doxycycline treatment as a therapeutic approach in Creutzfeldt-Jakob-Disease
Click here to watch Dr. Zerr's presentation at the 2008 CJD Foundation Family Conference in Washington, D.C.

Pierluigi Gambetti, M.D.
National Prion Disease Pathology Surveillance Center
Click here to watch Dr. Gambetti's presentation at the 2008 CJD Foundation Family Conference in Washington, D.C.



Wen-Quan Zou, M.D., Ph.D. — Recipient of the first CJD Foundation Research Grant

Comparative study of prion strains associated with iatrogenic and sporadic CJD
Click here to watch Dr. Zou's presentation at the 2008 CJD Foundation Family Conference in Washington, D.C.