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The Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center supports researchers in their pursuit of answers that will lead to improved diagnosis and care for patients while, at the same time, focusing on the program’s long-term goal — finding a way to cure and possibly prevent Alzheimer’s disease.

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Dr. Peggye Dilworth-Anderson, professor of Health Policy and Management in the Gillings School of Global Health at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill and a renowned Alzheimer's disease researcher.
Dr. Peggye Dilworth-Anderson will present the keynote address at the 11th Annual Solomon Carter Fuller Brain Health Celebration.
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logo for Perpetual Notion Machine radio show
Nathaniel Chin, MD, was a guest on “Perpetual Notion Machine,” a weekly science program on WORT 89.9 FM.
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screen shot from video of Barriers to Diagnosing Alzheimer's Disease Among Latinx Individuals: More than a Language Issue

Maria Mora Pinzon, MD, MS, presented “Barriers to Diagnosis of Alzheimer’s Disease Among Latinx Individuals” at the August 18 Wednesday Nite @ The Lab livestream

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photo of Andrea Gilmore-Bykovskyi, PhD, RN

The American Federation for Aging Research (AFAR) awarded Andrea Gilmore-Bykovskyi, PhD, RN, the 2021 Terrie Fox Wetle Rising Star Award in Health Services and Aging

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graphic of person with vagus nerve highlighted from gut to brain

The age-related processes that contribute to Alzheimer’s disease development remain largely unknown, but a team of University of Wisconsin–Madison researchers believes that the composition of

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cars driving through outdoor resource fair

Almost 250 people attended a drive-thru resource fair in Madison's Penn Park on July 31. The event, hosted by the Wisconsin Alzheimer's Disease Research Center, featured