Taubman Institute symposium features expert on multiple sclerosis
Don't forget, the A. Alfred Taubman Medical Research Institute’s 2017 symposium will take place on Friday, Oct. 20, and feature the presentation of the $100,000 Taubman Prize to University of California-San Francisco physician-scientist Stephen L. Hauser, M.D.
Hauser is being honored in recognition of his decades of research, which led to the first-ever drug therapy for patients with advanced multiple sclerosis. He will deliver his keynote talk, “Beating Multiple Sclerosis: A Story of B-cells, From Bench to Bedside and Back Again,” at the symposium.
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 Friday from 9 a.m. – 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.
All Michigan Medicine community members are welcome to attend and no registration is required. Physicians may earn 1 CME credit for this activity.
The Taubman Institute looks forward to seeing you there!