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Thursday, May 26, 2016
7:00 am Registration, Continental Breakfast and Exhibits
8:00 Welcome and Overview, Douglas Galasko, MD and James Brewer, MD, PhD
The Long Road to Alzheimer’s Disease
8:15 

LEON THAL MEMORIAL LECTURE

Alzheimer’s Disease: Molecules and Mechanisms, Jeffrey Cummings, MD

9:15 Brain Pathology Underlying Dementia, Peter Nelson, MD, PhD
10:05 Biomarkers and Staging of Alzheimer’s Disease, Bill Jagust, MD
10:55 Coffee Break / Exhibits
11:10 Update: Clinical Trials, Howard Feldman, MD
12:00 pm In the News: The Brain Initiative, Ralph Greenspan, PhD
12:30 Lunch On Your Own
2:00

Understanding Cross-Cultural Issues – Native American Project, Steven Verney, PhD

2:45 Quilt Project in Long Term Care, Ann Mayo, RN, DNSc
3:15 Coffee Break
3:30 Unobtrusive Activity Monitoring, Jeffrey Kaye, MD
4:15 Frailty in the Elderly, John Morley, MB, BCh
5:00  Driving and Alzheimer’s Disease, Linda Hill, MD, MPH
5:30 pm Adjourn
Friday, May 27, 2016
7:00 am Registration, Continental Breakfast and Exhibits
8:00 Welcome, Douglas Galasko, MD and James Brewer, MD, PhD
8:10

ROBERT KATZMAN MEMORIAL LECTURE

The Oldest Old, Claudia Kawas, MD

9:10 Genetics of AD and Neurodegenerative Disease 101, Andrew Saykin, PsyD
9:55 Bringing Genetics to Clinical Trials, Pierre Tariot, MD
10:40 Coffee Break / Exhibits
11:05 Chronic Stress and the Brain, Guerry Peavy, PhD
11:35 Mindfulness /Counteracting Stress, Marguerite Manteau-Rao, LCSW
12:20 pm Lunch On Your Own
1:45 Atypical and Unusual Case Studies, Marwan Sabbagh, MD
2:30 New Developments in Brain Imaging, James Brewer, MD, PhD
3:00 Coffee Break
3:15 Sleep Disorders, Phyllis Zee, MD
4:00  Cognitive Screening – the Pros and Cons, David Salmon, PhD
4:30 Pharmacological Management of Behavioral Symptoms in Dementia, Daniel Sewell, MD
5:15 pm Final Adjournment

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