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Therapeutic Options for Treating YOPD

  • 08/16/2022
  • 7:00 PM
  • Virtual Event


  • Limited access + from 07/16/2022 through 08/16/2022 (at start of the event)

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Speaker Series: Dr. Yasar Torres Yaghi

August 16, 2022 - 7:00 PM EDT

Therapeutic Options for Treating YOPD

Please join us for an informative session about Oral, Surgical and Device Options for Treating YOPD. Time will be allotted for Q&A.

About Dr. Yasar Torres Yaghi

Dr. Yaghi is a board certified neurologist at the MedStar Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, D.C. and Co-Director of the Lewy Body Dementia Clinic. He obtained his medical degree from George Washington University School of Medicine, and subsequently completed his residency and fellowship training at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. In his role as a movement disorder specialist, he is spearheading an initiative to care for the growing population of aging parents and neurodegenerative conditions characterized by overlapping features of both cognitive impairment and Parkinson's. His research focus is in neurodegeneration and movement disorders such as Lewy body dementia and Parkinson's disease. Additionally, he evaluates patients with Alzheimer's disease, chronic traumatic encephalopathy, and Huntington disease. In addition to caring for patients in clinic and teaching medical students, his goal has been a career in research and clinical work.

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