Critically-Acclaimed Neurogeneticist will speak on Parkinson’s disease research advancements.
Dr. Matthew Farrer, Professor at the Department of Medical Genetics, University of British Columbia (UBC) and Canada Excellence Research Chair in Neurogenetics and Translational Neurosciences will be the twenty-first speaker in the University of Guam’s Presidential Lecture Series. An ambitious researcher, Dr. Farrer has made influential discoveries in neurogenetics and is internationally renowned for his work on the genetics of Parkinson’s disease.
Dr. Farrer’s presentation is titled, Parkinson’s Disease: Ontology and Etiology. The lecture will be held on Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 5:30 p.m. at the IT&E Lecture Hall located on the first floor of the Jesus and Eugenia Leon Guerrero School of Business & Public Administration Building on the UOG campus. The public is invited to attend.