NASCAR Hall of Famer with dementia pledges to donate his brain
July 20, 2016
“Nearly 45 years after his last Cup race, Lorenzen hoped he would still make his mark on the NASCAR community. Inspired by Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s decision to pledge his brain to the Concussion Legacy Foundation, Lorenzen became the second known driver to make the same decision. more >
Why women are needed in Alzheimer’s prevention studies now more than ever
July 19, 2016
UCI MIND Co-Director Dr. Joshua Grill and A4 Study Project Leader Dr. Reisa Sperling work to understand the heavy burden Alzheimer’s disease places on women– and what women can do to help today.
House committee approves boost in AD research funding
Registration now OPEN for the 27th Annual Southern California Alzheimer’s Disease Research Conference
UCI MIND collaborates in developing potential vaccine for Alzheimer’s disease
July 13, 2016
Read about Professor David Cribbs’ global partnership in developing anti-amyloid-beta & anti-tau vaccines with “promise for both preventive & therapeutic approaches in AD.”
Dr. Joshua Grill serves as expert for Alzheimer’s Prevention Registry
My Mom is interested in taking part in a “transparent” preclinical trial on Alzheimer’s disease. As part of the study, she would undergo Positron Emission Tomography, also called a PET scan. Because this is a transparent study, I understand she’ll receive the results of this PET scan. more >
Event Next Tuesday: A4 Study Information Session- RSVP Today!
Join UCI MIND next Tuesday, July 12, to learn about healthy brain aging and Alzheimer’s disease prevention, including a monumental new clinical study. Email email@example.com if you would like to register yourself and others. Space and time are limited, so act today! more >
Leslie Thompson studies point to new targets for Huntington’s disease treatments
UCI MIND’s Leslie Thompson has worked on Huntington’s disease for over two decades, and her group’s research has revealed extensive insights into the biological underpinnings of the disease. During the week of July 15, her laboratory adds to its impressive log of discoveries. more >
UCI Staffer Co-Founds Support Group for Huntington’s Disease Research and Care
UCI Brings Ask the Doc to Laguna Woods
On May 29, 2013, the UCI Institute for Memory Impairments and Neurological Disorders will offer its popular Ask the Doc forum at Laguna Woods Village.
Date and Time: May 29, 2013 from 1-3 pm
Location: Laguna Woods Village, Clubhouse 3, 23822 Avenida Sevilla, Laguna Woods, CA 92637
RSVP: Individuals who are not residents of Laguna Village must RSVP at (949) 824-2382, press option 4, and leave a message or email firstname.lastname@example.org