• About

    New perspectives for neurodegenerative diseases

    16th March, 2017


    Source: DZNE/foerger

    German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases
    DZNE lecture hall (ground floor)
    c/o University Clinic Bonn
    Building #99
    Sigmund-Freud-Straße 27
    53127 Bonn, Germany



    Anne Thieme
    DZNE event management
    +49 (0) 228 43302-266
    +49 (0) 151 6565 8421

    Lilly Hendricks
    DZNE event management
    +49 (0) 228 43302-265
    +49 (0) 175 5744 890

  • Programm


    09:00 - WELCOME, Pierluigi Nicotera

    09:15 - Tackling dementia – the UK strategic approach, Robin Buckle (MRC, London)

    10:00 - The cellular phase of Alzheimer’s disease, Bart De Strooper (DRI, London)

    10:45 - Coffee break (Foyer)

    11:15 - Alzheimer's disease, can we change the trajectory? Philippe Amouyel (Univerity of Lille, France) 

    12:00 - Developing Better Treatments for Alzheimer’s Disease: The Long and Short of It, Lennart Mucke (Gladstone Institutes, San Francisco)

    12:45 - Luchbreak

    13:30 - Alterations in Ca2+ Signaling in Mouse Models of Familial Alzheimer Disease, Tullio Pozzan (CNR, Rome)

    14:15 -  Advancing the US National Plan to Address AD and related dementias through international collaborations, Eliezer Masliah (NIA, Bethesda)

    15.00 - Coffee break (Foyer)

    15:30 - Views for collaboration between pharmaceutical industry and academia, Antti Haapalinna (Orion Pharma, Helsinki)

    16:15 - Wrap up and end of session

  • Speakers


    • Philippe Amouyel (Univerity of Lille, France)
    • Robin Buckle (MRC, London)
    • Eliezer Masliah (NIA, Bethesda)
    • Lennart Mucke (Gladstone Institutes, San Francisco)
    • Tullio Pozzan (CNR, Rome)
    • Bart De Strooper (DRI, London)
  • Directions

    Directions to the conference venue DZNE...

    Arriving via Cologne/Bonn airport

    Take bus SB60, direction "Bonn Hbf" (Bonn Hauptbahnhof = Bonn main station) and get off at "Bonn Hauptbahnhof". The busses usually run every 30 minutes. The bus ride takes about 30 - 40 minutes, depending on the traffic.

    Arriving via Frankfurt airport

    There are several train connections to arrive in Bonn (main station). The fastest connection is taking an ICE train from Frankfurt aiport to "Siegburg Hbf" (Siegburg main station). The train ride takes about 25 - 30 minutes. In Siegburg, take the tram 66, direction "Bad Honnef" and get off at "Bonn Hbf" (Bonn main station). The tram ride takes about 25 - 30 minutes.

    Arriving via Bonn main station ("Hauptbahnhof")

    Take bus 601, direction "Uniklinikum Süd" and get off at the last stop "Uniklinikum Süd". You can already see the DZNE from the bus stop. The busses usually run every 10 minutes. The bus ride takes about 20 - 30 minutes, depending on the traffic.

    National railway system

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    Book a train connection via bahn.de.

    Public Transportation in Bonn

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    To research a bus, tram or regional train connection, please go to vrsinfo.de.

    Taxi Bonn

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    University Clinic
    DZNE on the premises of the University Clinic