June 18, 2019 - VMAC Guest Lecturer, Dr. Robert Beelman

March 29, 2019
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The Vanderbilt Memory and Alzheimer's Center would like to announce our June lecturer in our VMAC Guest Lecture Series, Dr. Robert Beelman. Dr. Beelman is a Professor Emeritus of Food Science and Director at the Center for Plant and Mushroom Foods for Health at The Pennsylvania State University. Dr. Beelman's presentation will be on "Can Micronutrients in Mushrooms Mitigate Chronic Neurodegenerative Diseases?"

May 21, 2019 - AD Research Day Keynote Speaker, Dr. Roxana Carare

March 28, 2019
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The Vanderbilt Memory and Alzheimer's Center is pleased to announce Dr. Roxana Carare's talk on “Failure in the clearance of proteins from the brain: New therapeutic targets for Alzheimer’s and neurodegenerative diseases” on May 21, 2019. The talk will be held at MRB-III 1220 from 4pm-5pm.  

May 24, 2016 - VMAC Guest Lecturer, Dr. Claudia Kawas

March 4, 2016
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The Vanderbilt Memory & Alzheimer's Center would like to announce our May lecturer in our VMAC Guest Lecture Series, Dr. Claudia Kawas, Al and Trish Nichols Chair in Clinical Neuroscience and Professor of Neurobiology & Behavior and Neurology, at the University of California, Irvine. Over the past 25 years, Dr.

Cancelled: April 26, 2016 - VMAC Guest Lecturer, Dr. Denise Park

March 3, 2016
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The Vanderbilt Memory & Alzheimer's Center would like to announce our February lecturer in our VMAC Guest Lecture Series, Dr. Denise Park, Director of Research of the Center for Vital Longevity, Regents' Research Scholar and professor of behavioral and brain sciences, and Distinguished University Chair in Behavioral and Brain Sciences.

March 22, 2016 - VMAC Guest Lecturer, Dr. Catherine Kaczorowski

March 2, 2016
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The Vanderbilt Memory & Alzheimer's Center would like to announce our March lecturer in our VMAC Guest Lecture Series, Dr. Catherine Kaczorowski, Assistant Professor in the Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology at the Neuroscience Institute of the UT Health Science Center. Dr. Kaczorowski if researching how to identify early causative events that underlie cognitive deficits associated with 'normal' aging and Alzheimer's disease, with the ultimate goal to transform basic discoveries into treatments that prevent and cure dementias in aging.

January 26, 2016 - VMAC Guest Lecturer, Dr. Donna Wilcock

January 5, 2016
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The Vanderbilt Memory & Alzheimer's Center would like to announce our January lecturer in our VMAC Guest Lecture Series, Dr. Donna Wilcock, Sweeny-Nelms Professor of Alzheimer's Disease Research at the University of Kentucky. The Wilcock lab is interested in vascular cognitive impairment and dementia; the second most common cause of dementia behind Alzheimer's disease.

Vanderbilt Memory & Alzheimer's Center Guest Lecture Series

November 10, 2015
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From September through May, the Vanderbilt Memory & Alzheimer’s Center (VMAC) hosts a monthly guest lecture series, where national and international experts in the field of Alzheimer’s disease and dementia are invited to present to the Vanderbilt community.