Alzheimer's Disease

Alzheimer's Disease

by Craig Canby, PhD, Georgina Cornwall, PhD, Carlo Raj, MD
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Alzheimer Disease is a neurodegenerative disease of unknown etiology and is the most common cause of dementia.

The disease affects memory, behavioral and cognitive ability and may progress to motor dysfunction and seizures. Millions of people suffer from Alzheimer dementia worldwide.

We will help you know more about Alzheimer Disease in this course.

Course Details

  • Videos 6
  • Duration 0:42 h
  • Quiz questions 26
  • Articles 3

Content

Your Educators of course Alzheimer's Disease

 Craig Canby, PhD

Craig Canby, PhD

Dr. Craig Canby is Professor of Anatomy at Des Moines University in Iowa. He studied Biology and Chemistry at the Iowa Wesleyan College and later got his Ph.D. in Anatomy at the University of Iowa.
Canby has received many awards and honors for his work including the DPT Class of 2008 Teaching Excellence Award and the Award Hancher Finkbine Medallion.
His research is especially focused on anatomical variations and technology-enabled student learning.

 Georgina Cornwall, PhD

Georgina Cornwall, PhD

Dr. Georgina Cornwall has taught a broad array of Biology courses at different U.S. universities, currently at the Colorado Mountain College in Aspen. Dr. Cornwall is an active promoter of hybrid teaching formats like online and interactive courses. Thus, she uses modern technology to engage her students in the diverse disciplines of biology – from Microbiology to Genetics.
 Carlo Raj, MD

Carlo Raj, MD

You probably know MD Edward Goljan and his Rapid Review Pathology Series. But do you know the "new" Goljan? His name is Carlo Raj and he is currently following his mentor's footsteps by presenting you pathology as you have never experienced before.

Carlo Raj has earned his MD at the Medical University of the Americas (MUA) and continued his medical career as professor of Pathophysiology at the University of Pikeville, Kentucky, and as an international lecturer and author—both assisting MD Edward Goljan and later on his own. Today he teaches at Becker Professional Education and is also also CEO of Indus Intellect, whose goal it is to spread medical knowledge across the globe.


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Excellent
By Tom Y. on 15. August 2017 for Pathology of Alzheimer's Disease

Excellent lecture. Loved that it was succinct and to the point.

 
Perfectly clear overview on a rather complicated matter!
By Julie D. on 04. August 2017 for Clinical Correlations: Wernicke–Korsakoff Syndrome (WKS), Klüver–Bucy Syndrome and Alzheimer´s Disease

Very well-explained and thus helpful lectures! Also, the images are better than anywhere else.