Barbara B. Bendlin, PhD

Barbara B. Bendlin, PhD

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Department of Medicine
Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology

Professional Activities

Barbara B. Bendlin is leader of the Research Education Component in the Wisconsin Alzheimer's Disease Research Center and director of the UW-Madison Neuroscience & Public Policy Program.

Research Interests

Dr. Bendlin's lab studies aging and Alzheimer’s disease. She is interested in understanding the interplay of factors that contribute to healthy or pathological brain aging, in particular, the effect of factors that contribute to or protect against the development of Alzheimer’s disease.