2009 Spring ADRC Meeting

Note: Following are links to available presentations from the meeting. The full agendas can be found here.

Directors Meeting

NIA update.
Marie Bernard, MD — Deputy Directory, NIA/NIH
Genetics of dementia
Genetic Variation in PCDH11X is Associated with Susceptibility to Late-onset Alzheimer’s Disease.
Steven Younkin, MD, PhD — Mayo Clinic
Common Genetic Variation Underlying Alzheimer’s Disease and Related MRI and Cognitive Endophenotypes
Sudha Seshadri, MD — Boston University
Use of CSF Biomarkers in the Search for Genetic Risk Factors for Alzheimer’s Disease.
Alison Goate, D Phil — Washington University in St. Louis
Update on the Genetics of Progranulin.
Rosa Rademakers, PhD — Mayo Clinic

Administrators Meeting

NIA Update.
Nina Silverberg, PhD — Assistant Director, ADRC Program
ADEAR Update.
Jennifer Watson
Administrators Manual and Wiki Demonstration.s
Rosalie Gearhart, RN, MSN — University of California, San Francisco
Clinical Trials: Overview, Current Trials and Pipeline
Paul Aisen, MD — Director, ADCS