Good Brain, Bad Brain: Parkinson's Disease

Alison Cooper, University of Birmingham

Understand Parkinson’s Disease

This online course is aimed at anyone who wants to find out the fundamentals of Parkinson’s disease. We will look at how Parkinson’s disease affects people; what causes it; what we can do to try to ameliorate the symptoms of Parkinson’s; and what we don’t yet know about it.

The course is aimed at anyone who wants to find out the fundamentals of Parkinson’s disease.

You will need to have a basic knowledge of what the brain is made of, how these component cellular parts are organised and the principles of how these cells function normally. It will be suitable if you have taken the Good Brain, Bad Brain: Basics course or who studied neuroscience in the early years of an undergraduate degree.

  • 25 November 2019
  • 7 January 2019
  • 16 July 2018
  • 9 April 2018
  • 19 February 2018
  • 7 August 2017
  • 1 May 2017
  • 17 October 2016
  • 18 July 2016
  • 12 October 2015
  • 17 November 2014
  • 24 February 2014
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