The Mesulam Center for Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer’s Disease formed its advisory board to increase public awareness and knowledge of the center and to help garner ongoing philanthropic support for its programs and facilities. The board helps promote the center both locally and nationally and assists in securing the funding necessary to position the center among the premier Alzheimer's research and patient care facilities in the United States.
To promote public awareness and support of the Mesulam Center, both locally and nationally, through media attention and personal contacts, as well as to raise funds for the needs of the center. The board should enhance the public image of the center and articulate the mission, accomplishments and goals of the center to friends, colleagues and acquaintances to help gain support for the program. The activities of the board will be in coordination with the Mesulam Center and the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.