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Neurotherapeutics in the Era of Translational Medicine Speaker: Richard A. Smith, M.D.

Director, Center for Neurologic Study

La Jolla, California

Friday, November 12, 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. CDT


Event Link: https://houstonmethodist.webex.com/houstonmethodist/j.php?MTID=macfa79ed611475ed2194b23edfc383d9

  • Access code: 2530 124 9830

  • Meeting password: MaFEGCwm653

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The lecture will be given in November at the Methodist Hospital (Houston). The invitation was extended by Dr. Stanley Appel, Chair of the Department of Neurology and Co-Director of the Methodist Neurological Institute.