Vanderbilt's Center for Cognitive Medicine conducts research and clinical activities that focus on disorders of cognition (memory, thinking, and learning). A major focus is on the aging brain, including normal cognitive aging and menopause. The Center also studies late-life cognitive disorders, including Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI), Alzheimer’s disease, memory impairment is adults with Down Syndrome, and late-life depression.

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