Weill Neurosciences Symposium

Welcome to the inaugural symposium!

May 25, 2017 | UCSF Mission Bay
9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

It is with great pleasure that we announce the inaugural UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences Symposium. Bringing together leaders from across the neurosciences, this event will showcase innovative research, inspiring ideas, and paving new paths towards discovery. Each symposium will take on a different theme, offering a renewed focus on key issues and disease areas across the neurosciences. Featuring a truly exciting panel of speakers, this inaugural event will focus on neurodegenerative diseases including Alzheimer, Parkinson and ALS.


Don Cleveland, PhD (University of California, San Diego)

M. Elizabeth Ross, MD, PhD (Weill Cornell Medicine)

Thomas Südhof, MD  (Stanford University)

Beth Stevens, PhD (Harvard University)

Kristine Yaffe, MD (University of California, San Francisco)

Bruce Miller, MD (University of California, San Francisco)

Lennart Mucke, MD (University of California, San Francisco)

Stanley Prusiner, MD (University of California, San Francisco)