2009 - 2010 Scientific Advisory Board

  1. Brian J. Bacskai, Ph.D.

    Associate Professor
    Alzheimer's Disease Research Unit
    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Charlestown, Massachusetts

  2. Roberta Diaz Brinton, Ph.D.

    R. Pete Vanderveen Chair in Therapeutic Discovery and Development Professor of Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Biomedical Engineering Norris Foundation Laboratory for Neuroscience Research Director, USC STAR Science Education Program
    University of Washington School of Medicine
    University of Southern California School of Pharmacy
    Los Angeles, California

  3. Michela Gallagher, Ph.D.

    Vice Provost for Academic Affairs
    Krieger-Eisenhower Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences
    Johns Hopkins University
    Baltimore, Maryland

  4. Gunnar K. Gouras, M.D.

    Professor of Neurology and Neuroscience
    Director, Laboratory of Alzheimer's Neurobiology
    Weill Cornell Medical College
    New York, New York

  5. Martin Ingelsson, M.D., Ph.D.

    Associate Professor
    Department of Public Health
    Rudbeck Laboratory
    Uppsala University
    Uppsala, Sweden

  6. Donald C. Lo, Ph.D.

    Director, Center for Drug Discovery
    Associate Professor
    Department of Neurobiology
    Duke University Medical Center
    Durham, North Carolina

  7. Eric M. Reiman, M.D.

    Executive Director, Banner Alzheimer's Institute, Chief Scientific Officer, Banner Health Research
    Clinical Director, Neurogenomics Division, Translational Genomics Research Institute
    Professor and Associate Head of Phsychiatry, University of Arizona
    Director, Arizona Alzheimer's Consortium
    Phoenix, Arizona

  8. Mark S. Shearman, Ph.D.

    Vice President, Head of Neuropharmacology and Biology
    Neurodegenerative Disease Research
    EMD Serono Research Institute
    Cambridge, Massachusetts

  9. Akihiko Takashima, Ph.D.

    Head, Laboratory for Alzheimer's Disease
    Saitama, Japan

  10. Marc Tessier-Lavigne

    Executive Vice President, Research, and Chief Scientific Officer
    Genentech, Inc.
    South San Francisco, California

  11. Michael Wolfe, M.D.

    Center for Neurologic Diseases
    Harvard Medical School
    Boston, Massachusetts