Mind Crowd - Keynote by Dr. Matt HuentelmanByAZBio
Published: 2015-05-17 16:12:57
Before we can discover new treatments for brain-related diseases, we need to understand healthy brains.
Matthew Huentelman. Ph.D
Associate Professor, Neurogenomics Division and Head of the Neurobehavioral Research Unit
Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen)
Dr. Huentelman, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor in TGen's Neurogenomics Division, where he oversees research programs focused on sensory disorders, including hearing and vision loss, and on aging and age-related diseases, such as Alzheimer's disease and the genetics of learning and memory - highlighted recently by the launch of TGen's MindCrowd project (MindCrowd.org). Dr. Huentelman also is the Co-Director of TGen's Center for Rare Childhood Disorders, which investigates uncommon neurologic problems among children, often those that are only a collection of symptoms with no diagnosis.