Location: BELGRADE COMMUNITY LIBRARY: 106 N. Broadway, Belgrade

Date: Tuesday, Oct. 24 , 2017

Time: 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

As we age, several neurodegenerative disorders, such as Alzheimer’s, Parkin- son’s, and Huntington’s, become more prevalent. Dr. Martin Teintze will update participants in what is known about the biochemical and genetic triggers that can cause these disorders. We will also discuss potential thera- pies that might be able to arrest or reverse the degeneration.

Teintze MartinInstructor: Martin Teintze earned advanced degrees from Caltech and UC San Diego in biochemistry before joining the faculty at Cornell University Medical College. For the past 25 years he has been teaching and doing research at MSU. Since 2009, he has also directed the WWAMI Medical Education Program, which serves as Montana’s medical school. He teaches medical students about neurodegenerative disorders each Fall.

NOTE: Belgrade offerings have different registration requirements.

Wonderlust programs at the Belgrade Community Library are free and open to the public, thanks to sponsorship by Belgrade Community Library and First Interstate Bank.

Registration: Please call Belgrade Community Library (388-4346) during open hours:

11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Mon. to Thurs.; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fri. and Sat.

 

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MSU Wonderlust is a high-quality community resource for lifelong learning for the Bozeman area.  Here is university-quality instruction by experts in a huge number of subjects, some multi-week courses, some one-off events.  These offerings come free of homework, exams, or papers: The MSU Wonderlust experience is just a chance to learn new things or review things we’d already studied.  It's also an opportunity to meet people with a wide variety of interests.

The Winter/Spring offerings begin with a reception at the Pilgrim Congregational Church from 4 to 6pm.  It's a chance to meet with the course instructors and side-trip presenters; find out more about their plans.  

Gerry Wheeler, President of Friends of Wonderlust