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Expertise in Alzheimer's Disease

Alzheimer’s Disease Research Faculty

Faculty investigators studying Alzheimer’s disease have a strong and long-standing commitment to neurodegenerative research and receive generous grant awards and international support to advance their studies.

These accomplished faculty mentors are also committed to developing new researchers specifically trained to discover innovative approaches to improve understanding, diagnosis and treatment of Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias.

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Schedule an interview with an IU School of Medicine faculty member or request materials and resources about Alzheimer’s disease research by contacting the IU School of Medicine media relations team.

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Liana G. Apostolova, MD, MSc, FAAN

Barbara and Peer Baekgaard Professor of Alzheimers Disease Research

Daniel R. Bateman, MD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Stephanie J. Bissel

Assistant Scientist in Medical & Molecular Genetics

Michelle L. Block, PhD

Paul Stark Scholar, Associate Professor of Pharmacology & Toxicology

Malaz A. Boustani, MD

Richard M. Fairbanks Professor of Aging Research

Christopher M. Callahan, MD

Professor of Medicine

Yansheng Du, PhD

Professor of Neurology

Martin R. Farlow, MD

Professor Emeritus of Neurology

Tatiana Foroud, PhD

Chair, Department of Medical & Molecular Genetics

Nicole R. Fowler, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Sujuan Gao, PhD

Professor of Biostatistics

Holly J. Garringer, PhD

Assistant Research Professor of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

Bernardino Ghetti, MD

Distinguished Professor

Hugh C. Hendrie, DOCT

Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry

Gary D. Hutchins, PhD

John W. Beeler Professor of Radiology

Jungsu Kim, PhD

P. Michael Conneally Professor of Medical and Molecular Genetics

Debomoy K. Lahiri, PhD, MSc

Professor of Neurobiology

Bruce T. Lamb, PhD

Executive Director, Paul and Carole Stark Neurosciences Research Institute

Gary E. Landreth, PhD

Professor of Anatomy, Cell Biology & Physiology

Cristian A. Lasagna Reeves, PhD

Assistant Professor of Anatomy, Cell Biology & Physiology

Brenna C. McDonald, PsyD

Associate Professor of Radiology & Imaging Sciences

Kathy L. Newell

Jay C. and Lucile L. Kahn Professor of Alzheimer's Disease Research and Education

Kwangsik Nho, PhD

Associate Professor of Radiology & Imaging Sciences

Adrian L. Oblak, PhD

Assistant Professor of Radiology & Imaging Sciences

Alan Palkowitz, PhD

Senior Research Professor of Medicine

Shannon L. Risacher, PhD

Assistant Professor of Radiology & Imaging Sciences

Andrew J. Saykin, PSYD

Director, Center for Neuroimaging

Paul R. Territo, PhD

Associate Research Professor of Radiology & Imaging Sciences

Frederick W. Unverzagt, PhD

Professor of Clinical Psychology

Ruben Vidal, MS, PhD

Luella McWhirter Martin Professor of Clinical Alzheimer's Research

Yu-Chien Wu, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Radiology & Imaging Sciences

Karmen K. Yoder, PhD

Associate Professor of Radiology & Imaging Sciences