Certificate of Achievement

Mary Templeman Hogg - O'Rourke

has completed the following course:

Good Brain, Bad Brain: Parkinson's Disease

University of Birmingham

This course on Parkinson's disease covered the fundamentals of pathology, symptoms, treatment and research.

3 weeks, 3 hours per week

Dr Alison Cooper

Senior Lecturer

University of Birmingham

Transcript

Learning outcomes

  • Identify the key regions of the brain involved in movement control
  • Explain how disruption to basal ganglia function can lead to the signs and symptoms of Parkinson's disease
  • Investigate the rationale behind current areas of research
  • Apply a knowledge of the pathology of Parkinson's disease to explain how current therapies work
  • Explore some of the current areas of active research

Syllabus

  • Neurobiology of movement
  • Pathology of Parkinson’s disease
  • Symptoms of Parkinson’s disease
  • Treatments for Parkinson’s disease
  • Current research for Parkinson’s disease

Issued on 17th January 2022

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Free online course:

Good Brain, Bad Brain: Parkinson's Disease

University of Birmingham