World-renowned dementia and Alzheimer’s disease research and care.
What We Do
At the Mesulam Center for Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer’s Disease at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, we work to investigate the causes and clinical characteristics of neurodegenerative diseases, ensure that our patients are the beneficiaries of the latest advances and explore the neural foundations of behavior and cognition in health and disease. Areas of clinical emphasis include the following conditions:
The Mesulam Center has a long history of working with diverse and traditionally underrepresented minority communities to raise dementia awareness and engage in mutually beneficial partnerships.
27th Annual Alzheimer Day
May 6, 2021
The two-hour event will feature Emily Rogalski, PhD, on the topics of heterogeneity and resilience in cognitive aging during the signature Mendelson Lecture.
Persons living with dementia and their family members will also share their stories and experiences in the Quality of Life Symposium sponsored by the Glen and Wendy Miller Family Foundation.