Feinstein Visiting Professor Seminar Series with C. Savio Chan, PhD


The next Feinstein Visiting Professor Seminar Series lecture is scheduled for Tuesday, May 30, in the Goldman International Conference Center of the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research. Our guest speaker will be C. Savio Chan, PhD, assistant professor of Physiology at  Northwestern University, and Feinberg School of Medicine in the Department of Physiology.

Dr. Levin will be presenting, “Astrocytic Alterations Underlie Circuit Dysfunction in Models of Parkinson’s disease”, and will be hosted by Eric H. Chang, PhD.


Upon completion of this session, participants should be able to:

  • Identify new developments in understanding mechanisms of disease.
  • Integrate new investigational results with current diagnostic and treatment protocols.
  • Judge the potential importance for current best practices of treatment regimes based on new translational studies.

Target Audience: Researchers, Students, Hospital-based physicians, Housestaff, Nurses, and Community physicians.

CME ACCREDITATION: Northwell Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide Continuing Medical Education for physicians.

CREDIT DESIGNATION: Northwell Health designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

DISCLOSURE POLICY: Northwell Health adheres to the ACCME’s New Standards for Commercial Support. Any individuals in a position to control the content of a CME activity, including faculty, planners and managers, are required to disclose all financial relationships with commercial interests. All identified potential conflicts of interest are thoroughly vetted by Northwell Health for fair balance and scientific objectivity and to ensure appropriateness of patient care recommendations.

Planner and Speaker’s Disclosures: Nicholas Chiorazzi, MD, course director, and Bettie Steinberg, PhD, RSS planner, have no financial relationship to disclose. Guest speaker C. Savio Chan, PhD, has no financial relationships to disclose.

Recognition of Program Support: An announcement of program support will be made to all attendees at the beginning of each Regularly Scheduled Session.

C. Savio Chan, PhD
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