Central nervous system regeneration and repair

Teacher(s): Chabwine Joelle Nsimire, Harvey Michael, Hase Adrian, Kaeser Mélanie, Lucchelli Juan Pablo, Mihov Yoan, Prsa Mario, Schmid Michael, Spierer Lucas, Thomas Kévin
Level: Master
Type of lesson: Lecture
Language(s): English
Semester(s): SA-2021
The course provides the conceptual background necessary for understanding major approaches for helping the brain recover from neural pathologies. The importance of behavioral characterization, functional measurements as well as therapeutic interventions such as psychopharmacology or electrical brain stimulation is illustrated by relevant examples drawn from clinical and basic science.

Training aims

Introduce participants to important theoretical background and concepts relevant for regeneration and repair of the brain and spinal cord.