Disease Understanding through Biogen Educational Events

Your resource for videos and highlights from Biogen sponsored symposia and educational events

ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE

May 4, 2021

Biomarkers in Alzheimer’s Disease Diagnostics: Moving Toward Earlier Diagnosis

At the virtual 2021 International Conference on Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Diseases, Dr. Schulz presented on the use of emerging biomarkers to aid in the earlier diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease.

ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE

April 28, 2021

The Early Diagnosis of Alzheimer’s Disease: Discovering Complex Clinical and Pathological Features

At the virtual 2021 International Conference on Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Diseases, an expert panel outlined the key factors in the early diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease in the presence of mixed pathologies. Considering the challenges of varying clinical presentations on the patient diagnostic journey, the panel outlined the role of cognitive assessment tools, fluid and imaging biomarkers, and system readiness in the timely diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease.

ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE

Dec 1, 2020

Amyloid-related Imaging Abnormalities (ARIA): Neuroradiologic Findings in Alzheimer’s Disease Patients Treated with Investigational Anti-Amyloid Therapy

At the virtual Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America, an expert panel discussed the topic of amyloid-related imaging abnormalities (ARIA) in patients with Alzheimer’s disease. Patient case studies highlight the key considerations for optimal detection of ARIA and the management steps that could potentially be taken in clinical practice.

ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE

JULY 27–31, 2020

The Early Diagnosis of Alzheimer’s: Readying the Health System

At the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference 2020, an expert panel outlined the importance of an early diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease, including the role of clinical assessment tools and biomarkers, alongside the effect of the Covid-19 pandemic.

ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE

MAY 24, 2020

The Early Diagnosis of Alzheimer’s: Delineating the Cause of Memory Impairment

At the virtual 6th Congress of the European Academy of Neurology 2020, an expert panel outlined the importance of an early diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and healthcare system readiness to facilitate this.

ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE

MARCH 29, 2019

The Early Diagnosis of Alzheimer’s: Exploring Pathological Obstacles

At the International Conference on Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Disease 2019, an expert panel discussed the clinical presentation of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) in the early stages and outlined the role of cognitive assessment tools and biomarkers in supporting an early diagnosis.

ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE

JULY 23, 2018

The Early Diagnosis of Alzheimer’s: Exploring a Patient with Memory Complaints and Identifying Underlying Pathologies

At the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference 2018, an expert panel discussed the importance of an early diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease (AD).

STROKE

February 6, 2019

Understanding Severe Stroke Recognition & Management

At the 2019 International Stroke Conference, Biogen collaborated with a panel of experts to outline and discuss key considerations for the recognition and treatment of large hemispheric infarction (LHI).