I had an opportunity to work at the USC-Rancho/Los Amigos CADC as a collaborative partner through the Alzheimer’s Association California Southland...
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Alzheimer's Disease Program, MS-7210
California Dept. of Public Health
PO Box 997377
Sacramento, CA 95899-7377
I developed my interest in Geriatrics while rotating through the UCSD-San Diego CADC under the mentorship of Dr. Ed Jackson when I was a resident...
As part of my Stanford fellowship in Geriatric Psychiatry in 1994 to 1996, I was fortunate to have an extended rotation at the Stanford-Palo Alto...
Her eyes sparkle and she flashes a flirtatious smile as a volunteer guides her across the dance floor. Watching Adriana Trevino swing her hips to...
I am a graduate student in clinical psychology and completed one year of neuropsychology training at the UC Irvine CADC. During my year of...
Carl W. Cotman, PhD
Carl W. Cotman, PhD is the Founding Director of the UC Irvine Institute for Memory Impairments and Neurological Disorders (formerly the Institute for Brain Aging and Dementia) and the principal investigator for the UC Irvine California Alzheimer's Disease Center.
Carl W. Cotman, PhD, the Founding Director of the UC Irvine Institute for Memory Impairments and Neurological Disorders (formerly the Institute for Brain Aging and Dementia), is the principal investigator for the UC Irvine California Alzheimer's Disease Center. Dr. Cotman's research is focused on understanding the mechanisms causing neuronal degeneration in Alzheimer's disease (AD) and the development of interventions to promote successful aging, and to evaluate intervention strategies in elderly humans in collaboration with other investigators in the field. In 2008 Dr. Cotman received a lifetime achievement award for his research on Alzheimer's disease at the 11th International Conference on Alzheimer's Disease in Chicago. The award is given to outstanding scientists who have dedicated themselves to helping millions of people around the world through their research.