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The Effects of the Aging Brain and Parkinson's Disease on Vocalizations

Neuroscience Grand Rounds
Presenter Details
Julie E. Miller, PhD
Julie E. Miller PhD
Assistant Professor
University of Arizona Health Sciences Graduate and Interdisciplinary Program - Neuroscience and the University of Arizona College of Science Department of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences

Julie E. Miller, PhD is an assistant professor with a joint appointment in the Departments of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences and the Graduate and Interdisciplinary Program - Neuroscience. She received her bachelor’s degree in biology and history from Wellesley College and holds a doctorate in Neuroscience from the University of Arizona. For more information, please visit Dr. Miller's profile and lab website.

Learning Objectives
  1. Describe human vocal signs associated with natural aging and neurodegenerative disease states.
  2. Understand methodological approaches used to compare and contrast vocalizations in humans and the zebra finch songbird model.
  3. Identify how the songbird model can be utilized to reveal underlying molecular and cellular mechanisms involved in neurally-driven vocal disorders.
CME Credit/Disclaimer

CME Credit Provided by the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson

The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

All Faculty, CME Planning Committee Members, and the CME Office Reviewers have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity.

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8:00 am to 9:00 am
Friday, April 2, 2021 - 8:00am




Regina Goeller
College of Medicine – Tucson
Department of Neurology
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