BHAVI 2020 Symposium

The first annual BHAVI Symposium will be held as a virtual meeting online Saturday 19 December 10:00 - 14:00 PST (13:00 - 17:00 EST). Times listed below in the schedule are all PST for US west coast California time. There will be no registration fees charged for attendance at this half-day symposium. To obtain the GoToMeeting videoconference invitation link for this free symposium, please contact admin@BrainHealthAlliance.net.

Session 1

10:00 - 10:45 Abass Alavi: Critical Role of PET Imaging in Assessment of Central Nervous System Disorders

10:45 - 11:00 Q & A

Session 2

11:00 - 11:15 Victor Villemagne: Progress and New Developments in Tau Imaging

11:15 - 11:30 Brent Harris: Brain Banking in the 21st Century

11:30 - 11:45 Julie Neidich: Clinical Genomics Answers to Questions Concerning the Etiology of Neurological and Developmental Disorders

11:45 - 12:00 Robert Williams: Better Use of PET in AD Trials for Gantenerumab and Aducanumab

12:00 - 12:15 Carl Taswell: Research Protocol for Exploratory Study of Entire-body PET Scans for Multiple Sclerosis (EPSMS)

12:15 - 12:30 Q & A

Session 3

12:30 - 12:45 Adam Craig: Semantic Similarity in the Brain and Artificial Intelligence

12:45 - 13:00 Shreya Choksi: The Nexus-PORTAL-DOORS-Scribe Learning Intelligence aNd Knowledge System (NPDSLINKS)

13:00 - 13:15 Anousha Athreya: The Essential Enquiry 'Equal or Equivalent Entities?' About Two Things as Same, Similar, Related, or Different

13:15 - 13:30 Peter Hong: Survey, Analysis, and Requirements for Semantic Enhancement to Support Machine Understanding of Scientific Literature

13:30 - 13:45 S Koby Taswell: Augmented, Mixed, and Virtual Reality Environments for Healthcare

13:45 - 14:00 Q & A