sixth Annual Alzheimer’s Research Symposium

Date/Time: Thursday, Nov. 9 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Location: UC Davis Conference Center Ballroom
550 Alumni Lane, Davis, Calif. 95616

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10:00 a.m. Registration

11:00 a.m. Welcome
Charles DeCarli, M.D.
Professor of Neurology, UC Davis

11:10 a.m. Alzheimer Disease Biomarkers in Subcortical Vascular Cognitive Impairments
Sang Won Seo, M.D.
Associate Professor, Sungkyunkwan University
School of Medicine, Republic of Korea

12:00 p.m. Lunch and Poster Session

1:30 p.m. Alzheimer's Research Updates and Resources
Charles DeCarli, M.D.
Center Director, UC Davis Alzheimer's Disease Center

1:50 p.m. Spatial Navigation, Aging and Mild Cognitive Impairment: A "map" to Healthy Cognition
Arne Ekstrom, Ph.D. and Beth Ober, Ph.D.
2016-17 Pilot Award Recipient
Department of Psychology, UC Davis

2:10 p.m. Vascular Risk Factors in Cognitive and Brain Aging in a Multiethnic Cohort
Elizabeth Rose Mayeda, Ph.D.
2016-17 Pilot Award Recipient
Postdoctoral Scholar, UC San Francisco

2:30 p.m. pura Vida, the Vitality and Individual Differences in Aging project at the University of Costa Rica
David Johnson, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Neurology, UC Davis

2:50 p.m. Announcement of Poster Awards

3:00 p.m. Adjourn