63805-Wilcock, Donna

Donna M. Wilcock, PhD

Barbara and Larry Sharpf Professor of Alzheimer's Disease Research

GH 4700
Indianapolis, IN


Donna Wilcock, PhD is a professor of neurology and Director of the Center for Neurodegenerative Disorders at Indiana University School of Medicine. She is also the Barbara and Larry Sharpf Professor in Alzheimer's Disease Research, a member of Stark Neurosciences Research Institute, and a member of the Indiana Alzheimer's Disease Research Center (IADRC).

Dr. Wilcock's research focuses on the intersection of Alzheimer's disease and vascular cognitive impairment and dementia. Using mouse models and patient samples, Dr. Wilcock is exploring the role of neuroinflammation and dysregulated angiogenesis in VCID. In addition, she has several active projects exploring the underlying mechanisms of beta-amyloid immunotherapy-related ARIA. Her research is funded by the NINDS and NIA.

Titles & Appointments

  • Barbara and Larry Sharpf Professor of Alzheimer's Disease Research
  • Professor of Neurology
  • Adjunct Professor of Anatomy, Cell Biology, Physiology
  • Education
    2005 PhD University of South Florida
    2003 MS University of South Florida
    1999 BSC Cardiff University

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