If Bill Nye and TEDx planned a happy hour, it would go something like this. Join the UAB Graduate School for Discoveries in the Making and hear from two powerhouse PhD students, Fabio Raman and Vishal Sharma, as they bring the cliff-notes version of their exciting research to the community.
“Imagining Alzheimer's disease in a nutshell” presented by Fabio Raman
Fabio's research evaluates how well a novel brain imaging tool can provide new information on the status of Alzheimer’s disease.
“... pain, that doesn't let up ...” presented by Vishal Sharma
Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) is a systemic autoimmune disease that affects 1.3 million Americans, with no gold standard of treatment. In order for us to manufacture effective therapies, there is a lot that we can learn about how the body's immune system turns its self on and off during the lifetime of RA.