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.

Liana G. Apostolova, MD,  MSc,  FAAN

Liana G. Apostolova, MD, MSc, FAAN

Barbara and Peer Baekgaard Professor of Alzheimers Disease Research
Daniel R. Bateman, MD

Daniel R. Bateman, MD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry
Stephanie J. Bissel

Stephanie J. Bissel

Assistant Scientist in Medical & Molecular Genetics
Michelle L. Block, PhD

Michelle L. Block, PhD

Paul Stark Scholar, Associate Professor of Pharmacology & Toxicology
Malaz A. Boustani, MD

Malaz A. Boustani, MD

Richard M. Fairbanks Professor of Aging Research
Christopher M. Callahan, MD

Christopher M. Callahan, MD

Professor of Medicine
Yansheng Du, PhD

Yansheng Du, PhD

Professor of Neurology
Martin R. Farlow, MD

Martin R. Farlow, MD

Professor Emeritus of Neurology
Tatiana Foroud, PhD

Tatiana Foroud, PhD

Chair, Department of Medical & Molecular Genetics
Nicole R. Fowler, PhD

Nicole R. Fowler, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Sujuan Gao, PhD

Sujuan Gao, PhD

Professor of Biostatistics
Holly J. Garringer, PhD

Holly J. Garringer, PhD

Assistant Research Professor of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Bernardino Ghetti, MD

Bernardino Ghetti, MD

Distinguished Professor
Hugh C. Hendrie, DOCT

Hugh C. Hendrie, DOCT

Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry
Gary D. Hutchins, PhD

Gary D. Hutchins, PhD

John W. Beeler Professor of Radiology
Jungsu Kim, PhD

Jungsu Kim, PhD

P. Michael Conneally Professor of Medical and Molecular Genetics
Debomoy K. Lahiri, PhD,  MSc

Debomoy K. Lahiri, PhD, MSc

Professor of Neurobiology
Bruce T. Lamb, PhD

Bruce T. Lamb, PhD

Executive Director, Paul and Carole Stark Neurosciences Research Institute
Gary E. Landreth, PhD

Gary E. Landreth, PhD

Professor of Anatomy, Cell Biology & Physiology
Cristian A. Lasagna Reeves, PhD

Cristian A. Lasagna Reeves, PhD

Assistant Professor of Anatomy, Cell Biology & Physiology
Brenna C. McDonald, PsyD

Brenna C. McDonald, PsyD

Associate Professor of Radiology & Imaging Sciences
Kathy L. Newell

Kathy L. Newell

Jay C. and Lucile L. Kahn Professor of Alzheimer's Disease Research and Education
Kwangsik Nho, PhD

Kwangsik Nho, PhD

Associate Professor of Radiology & Imaging Sciences
Adrian L. Oblak, PhD

Adrian L. Oblak, PhD

Assistant Professor of Radiology & Imaging Sciences
Alan Palkowitz, PhD

Alan Palkowitz, PhD

Senior Research Professor of Medicine
Shannon L. Risacher, PhD

Shannon L. Risacher, PhD

Assistant Professor of Radiology & Imaging Sciences
Andrew J. Saykin, PSYD

Andrew J. Saykin, PSYD

Director, Center for Neuroimaging
Paul R. Territo, PhD

Paul R. Territo, PhD

Associate Research Professor of Radiology & Imaging Sciences
Frederick W. Unverzagt, PhD

Frederick W. Unverzagt, PhD

Professor of Clinical Psychology
Ruben Vidal, MS,  PhD

Ruben Vidal, MS, PhD

Luella McWhirter Martin Professor of Clinical Alzheimer's Research
Yu-Chien Wu, MD, PhD

Yu-Chien Wu, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Radiology & Imaging Sciences
Karmen K. Yoder, PhD

Karmen K. Yoder, PhD

Associate Professor of Radiology & Imaging Sciences