Jeff Bronstein, M.D., Ph.D., spoke at the “Spotlight on Parkinson’s Disease,” an educational event presented at the CIRM Governing Board meeting on May 7, 2008. Bronstein presented an overview of Parkinson’s disease and discussed how stem cell research provides hope for finding new Parkinson’s disease therapies. Bronstein is a professor of neurology at the University of California, Los Angeles School of Medicine. He is also Director of the Movement Disorders Program at the University of California Medical Center.
The CIRM-hosted event was presented at the Luxe Hotel in Los Angeles, California in partnership with the University of California, Los Angeles, the University of California, San Francisco, and the Michael J. Fox Foundation.