Brain Derived Neurotrophic Factor in Autonomic and Synaptic Function in the Nucleus Tractus Solitarii

Des Moines, IA US
March 9, 2012

There is no cost to attend and registration is not required.


Target Audience

Des Moines University faculty, staff, and students.


  1. Summarize effects of changes in synaptic transmission on regulation of blood pressure and sympathetic nervous system activity.
  2. State how the neuromodulator BDNF can influence high blood pressure.


Eileen Hasser, Ph.D.
Professor, University of Missouri

Dr. Hasser indicated she has no financial relationships to disclose relevant to the content of this CME activity.

Continuing Education Credit

AOA:  Des Moines University and the AOA Council on Continuing Medical Education approve this program for a maximum of 1.0 hour of AOA Category 2-A CME credits. 
Other:  Attendees will receive 1.0 hour of continuing education contact hours.



Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AOA Category 2­A
  • 1.00 CE Contact Hour(s)
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
03/09/2012 - 12:00pm CST
Event ends: 
03/09/2012 - 1:00pm CST
Des Moines University
3200 Grand Avenue
SEC #115
Des Moines, IA 50312
United States

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AOA Category 2­A
  • 1.00 CE Contact Hour(s)


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