Program

9:00–10:00 am Registration
10:00–10:15 Welcome
Peter J. Snyder, PhD
10:15–12:15 pm Alzheimer’s Disease Research in Rhode Island
Moderated by Brian R. Ott, MD

Hospital-Based Research Programs in Aging and Dementia
Brian R. Ott, MD

University of Rhode Island Programs in Aging and Dementia
Nasser H. Zawia, PhD

Brown University Programs in Aging and Dementia
Stephen L. Helfand, MD

Brown Institute for Brain Science and Norman Prince Neurosciences Institute Roles in Aging and Dementia Research
John A. Robson, PhD
12:15–12:30 Break
12:30–1:30 Lunch and Update on the Alzheimer’s State Plan
1:30–2:30 Poster Session
2:30–2:45 Break
2:45–4:20
Advances in Alzheimer’s Disease Clinical Research
Moderated by Stephen P. Salloway, MD

Advances in Molecular Brain Imaging: Visualizing the Key Proteins in Alzheimer’s Disease
Stephen P. Salloway, MD and Richard B. Noto, MD

Update on Clinical Trials for Alzheimer’s Disease Prevention and Treatment
Stephen P. Salloway, MD

Novel Tests and Biomarkers for Detecting Alzheimer’s Disease Risk
Peter J. Snyder, PhD

Panel Discussion with Patients, Families, and Session Faculty
4:20–4:30
Break
4:30–4:35
Announcement of Student Poster Award
4:35–5:30
Using Endophenotypes for Novel Therapeutics Approaches in Alzheimer’s Disease
Sid E. O’Bryant, PhD
5:30–6:30 pm
Reception