Prevention of Alzheimer's Disease: Current Considerations

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8th Leonard Berg Symposium
September 28, 2012
Eric P. Newman Education Center at Washington University


Welcome & Opening Remarks - Video


Setting the Stage for Secondary Prevention Trials in Alzheimer's Disease - Video // Slides

John C. Morris, MD, Harvey A. and Dorismae Hacker Friedman Distinguished Professor of Neurology, Professor of Pathology and Immunology, Professor of Physical Therapy, and Professor of Occupational Therapy at Washington University School of Medicine, Director, Knight Alzheimer's Disease Research Center, Washington University School of Medicine


Trans-synaptic Propagation of Tauopathy - Anatomic Considerations, Mechanistic Insight and Therapeutic Possibilities - Video // Slides

Karen Duff, PhD, Professor, Department of Pathology and Cell Biology Columbia University Medical Center, and Department of  Integrative Neuroscience, New York State Psychiatric Institute


Adapting Proteostasis to Ameliorate Aggregation-Associated Degenerative Diseases - Video // Slides

Jeffery W. Kelly, PhD, Lita Annenberg Hazen Professor of Chemistry, Chairman, Department of Molecular and Experimental Medicine, The Scripps Research Institute


Development of Statins for Treatment of Hypercholesterolemia - Video // Slides

Scott Grundy, MD, PhD, Professor, Distinguished Chair in Human Nutrition, UT Southwestern Medical Center
*This video has been shortened by six minutes due to camera malfunction


Question and Answer Panel #1 - Video


The ‘A4’ Trial: Anti-Amyloid Treatment in Asymptomatic Alzheimer’s Disease - Video // Slides

Reisa A. Sperling, MD, Director, Center for Alzheimer Research and Treatment, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Aging Brain Study, Massachusetts General Hospital, Associate Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School


Dominantly Inherited Alzheimer Network Trials:  An Opportunity to Prevent Dementia - Video // Slides

Randall J. Bateman, MD, Charles F. and Joanne Knight Distinguished Professor of Neurology, Washington University in St. Louis


Effect of FAD Mutations on the Enzymatic Activity of Gamma-Secretase - Video // Slides

Bart De Strooper, MD, PhD, VIB Center for the Biology of Disease, VIB Center for Human Genetics, KU Leuven


Challenges in Selecting Biomarker Outcomes in AD Clinical Trials - Video // Slides

Stephen Salloway, MD, MS, Professor of Neurology and Psychiatry, The Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Director of Neurology and the Memory and Aging Program, Butler Hospital


Four Generations of Early Onset Alzheimer’s Disease - Video

Rachel C. Huber, DIAN Participant


Four Generations of Early Onset Alzheimer’s Disease - Video

Joe Heinrichs, DIAN Participant