More information and online registration for these courses and others are available on the UCSF Office of Continuing Medical Education website.
|6th Annual UCSF Spine Symposium||June 3-4||San Francisco|
|Neurosurgery Update 2011 in the Wine Country||Aug. 4-6||Napa, Calif.|
|Tutorials in the Tetons: Neuro, Chest and US||Aug. 15-19||Teton Village, Wyo.|
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Researchers Developing Prosthetics Controlled by Thought
Neuroscientists and engineers at UCSF and UC Berkeley are jointly developing devices that would allow patients with conditions such as stroke, spinal cord injury, brain injury and Lou Gehrig's disease to control prosthetics through thoughts alone..
Brain Surgeries Reduce Cervical Dystonia Pain, Spasms
Implanting electrodes into a pea-sized part of the brain can dramatically improve life for people with severe cervical dystonia, a rare, debilitating condition.