Development Project Grants Request for applications Alzheimer’s Disease Development Grants The Boston University Alzheimer’s Disease Core Center (BU ADC) Is Soliciting Proposals for Pilot and Feasibility Studies Application Deadline: January 11th, 2019 New proposals or initiatives for biomedical, epidemiological behavioral, legal, ethical, health systems or other research in Alzheimer’s disease are encouraged. Two NIH funded... More
In 1983, President Ronald Reagan was the first president to designate November as National Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Month, while President Bill Clinton first designated November as National Family Caregivers Month in 1997. More
After 10 years of studying brains donated by families of deceased military servicepeople, football players, and other contact-sport athletes, researchers from the BU School of Medicine and the VA Boston Healthcare System have amassed more than 600 brains, a collection they say has grown large enough to enable meaningful analysis... More
Congratulations Dr. Ann McKee, Director of the VA-BU-CLF Brain Bank for being elected to the National Academy of Medicine.
NAM is made up of more than 2,000 international members elected by their peers, for outstanding achievements in medicine. More
The goal of this study is to identify novel biomarkers to distinguish CTE, PART, AGD, ARTAG, and AD. More