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Alzheimer’s Disease, Dementia and Cognitive Aging

Millions of people, of all ages, and their loved ones are impacted every day by Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. The Department of Psychiatry at Indiana University School of Medicine strives to advance neurobiological research that leads to prevention and treatment for those facing some of the world’s most devastating neurodegenerative diseases.

Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s disease is an area of expertise for the IU School of Medicine, and the Department of Psychiatry is a pioneer in researching the disease and the mechanisms behind it.
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PTSD Persistent Avoidance


Psychiatry experts at IU School of Medicine strive to connect the dots between certain chemical compounds and dementia.
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