A Cure for Alzheimer’s Disease: Are we there yet?

Join us for a fascinating talk led by Dr Zoi Alexopoulou, Lecturer in Medical Sciences at St Anne’s, as she explores, ‘A Cure for Alzheimer’s Disease: Are we there yet?’ This online event will take place on 20th July, 1pm-2pm BST.

“A Cure for Alzheimer’s Disease: Are we there yet? After decades of research into potential treatments for Alzheimer’s disease with no success in identifying disease-modifying medications, the FDA recently approved Aduhelm (aducanumab). Is it the holy grail and where is future research going?”

Dr Zoi Alexopoulou is a doctor in neurology and a neuroscientist. She studied at St Anne’s College both for her medical degree and for her DPhil (PhD) in Clinical Neurosciences. Her expertise lies in the pathophysiology and new drug development in neurodegenerative diseases, including Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s diseases. She is an associate fellow of the Higher Education Academy and was awarded a commendation in the Medical Sciences Teaching Excellence Awards in 2017.

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