Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer's Disease Center

Alzheimer's Disease Seminar Series

2016-2017 Seminar Schedule

All of the seminars are from 12:00pm-1:00pm. Lunch will be provided.





September 22, 2016

Eileen Bigio, MD

Northwestern University

The FTLD-ALS ConnectionHughes Auditorium
October 20, 2016

Adriana Ferreira, MD, PhD

Northwestern University

Tau 45-230: Its Role in Neuronal Degeneration and the Propagation of Tau PathologyKellerman Classroom (2-322)
December 15, 2016

Judith Moskowitz, PhD, MPH

Northwestern University

The LEAF Study: A Randomized Trial of Positive Emotion Skills for Coping with the Stress of Dementia CaregivingSearle Seminar Room
January 26, 2017

Todd Parrish, PhD, & Roneil Malkani, MD

Northwestern University

"Exploiting Neurovascular Integrity Measures for Early Detection of Alzheimer’s Using MRI”

"Auditory Stimulation During Sleep to Improve Memory in Mild Cognitive Impairment"

Baldwin Auditorium
February 16, 2017

Heather Snyder, PhD & James Hendrix, PhD

Alzheimer's Association

Update from the Alzheimer’s Association Medical & Science TeamBaldwin Auditorium
February 23, 2017

Qinwen Mao, MD, PhD

Northwestern University

Neuroinflammation in FTLD-TDP-GRNBaldwin Auditorium
April 20, 2017

Chiadi U. Onyike, MD, MHS

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Psychometric Trajectories for FTD MeasurementGray Seminar Room
April 27, 2017

William Jagust, MD

University of California, Berkeley

Tracking the Molecular Pathology of Alzheimer’s Disease with PET

Canning Auditorium

May 11, 2017


June 1, 2017

David T. Jones, MD

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Cascading Network Failure Across the Alzheimer's SpectrumGray Seminar Room