The Aging & Alzheimer’s Prevention Program

Our mission is to evaluate, communicate, and accelerate the development of scientific evidence
for proposed strategies to prevent brain aging, Alzheimer’s disease, and related dementias.

The Aging & Alzheimer's Prevention Team at ADDF

Howard Fillit, MD
Executive Director and Chief Science Officer
Diana Shineman, PhD
Director, Scientific Affairs
Penny Dacks, PhD
Assistant Director, Aging & Alzheimer's Prevention
Aaron Carman, PhD
Program Manager, Aging & Alzheimer's Prevention

The Scientific Advisory Board of the
Aging & Alzheimer's Prevention Program

Caleb Finch, PhD
ARCO / Kieschnick Professor of Gerontology and Biological Science and University Professor
University of Southern California
David Bennett, MD
Robert C. Borwell Professor of Neurological Sciences
Director of the Rush Alzheimer's Disease Center
Rush University Medical Center
Molly Wagster, PhD
Chief, Behavioral and Systems Neuroscience Branch
National Institute of Aging
Bruce McEwen, PhD
Alfred E. Mirsky Professor
Harold and Margaret Milliken Hatch Laboratory of Neuroendocrinology
Rockefeller University
Nir Barzilai, MD
The Rennert Chair of Aging Research
Professor of Medicine and Genetics
Director, Institute for Aging Research
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
June Kinoshita
Executive Director at FSH Society

The Cognitive Vitality Clinical Advisory Board

Wilbert S. Aronow, MD, AGSF, FGSA
Professor of Medicine
New York Medical College
Russell Swerdlow, MD
Professor of Neurology
Director of KU Alzheimer's Disease Center
University of Kansas Medical Center
Samuel W. Warburton, MD
Professor of Community and Family Medicine (retired)
Duke University Medical Center
Fred Chau-Yang Ko, MD
Assistant Professor of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
Mt. Sinai School of Medicine
Lenore Launer, PhD
Senior Investigator, Neuroepidemiology Section Chief
National Institute on Aging
Michelle C. Carlson, PhD
Associate Professor, Epidemiology and Mental Health
Johns Hopkins Center on Aging and Health
Raj Shah, MD
Associate Professor, Geriatric Medicine
Rush University Medical Center
John Roglieri, MD
Internal Medicine Specialist
New York Presbyterian/Columbia
Jose Luchsinger, MD
Associate Professor, Epidemiology
New York Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center

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