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Dementia Matters promo for The Problem of Alzheimer's book
Physician and author Dr. Jason Karlawish joins the Dementia Matters podcast for four fascinating, informative installments centered around his new book, The Problem of Alzheimer's: How Science, Culture, and Politics Turned a Rare Disease Into a Crisis and What We Can Do About It. Each episode runs approximately 30 minutes, and you can pause and resume listening at any time.
Leonardo Rivera, PhD
The International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) selected Leonardo Rivera-Rivera, PhD, as a 2021 junior fellow. Wisconsin ADRC congratulates Dr. Rivera-Rivera on the prestigious accomplishment.
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The Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center (ADRC) is pleased to announce three Developmental Projects awardees, selected for their research targeting Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias

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The Wisconsin ADRC is excited to announce a new full-time summer journalism internship to cover important issues around health, wellness, health equity, and aging for Madison365

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The Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center hosted its annual Alzheimer’s Disease & Related Disorders Research Day March 17-18, 2021. Day 1 of the virtual event

Dr. Narjust Duma

On Tuesday, March 9, Dr. Narjust Duma presented "Who Me, Biased? The Reality and the Solutions to Unconscious Bias in Medicine," during which she defined