We're Working on Better Science to Treat Brain Disease

The Roskamp Institute is devoted to understanding causes and finding treatments for brain disorders.

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Open to college students around the world with an interest in neuroscience and changing the world

From Our Executive Director

“The next few years are going to be very critical in our understanding of Alzheimer’s Disease and consequently for our search for new treatments.”

Michael Mullan

Executive Director

Quick Info

Who We Are

We are a world renowned team of experts from all over the world working tirelessly on our research.

Public Outreach

Staff members of the Institute have offered educational presentations throughout the Sarasota and Manatee areas, and are ready to do so for your group or facility.

Research Programs

The Roskamp Institute has been working on novel treatments and research for Alzheimer’s, PTSD, TBI, and other brain diseases for over 10 years.

Ph.D Opportunity

You can join our elite group of Alumni with a Ph.D in neuroscience, with real world training at our facility in Sarasota.

Our Mission & Vision

The mission of The Roskamp Institute is to conduct scientific research to discover safe and effective new drug therapies to treat diseases of the mind and to promote healthy aging.

Headed by Drs. Michael Mullan and Fiona Crawford, the Institute employs experienced and scientists and technicians and houses state-of-the-art research labs and equipment to conduct scientific research. The quality of research performed at the Institute reflects our motto: Better science. Real discovery.

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Open House 2019

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The Red Tide Project

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Free Monthly Tours

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Recent News

2019 Veterans Day Open House

The Roskamp Institute will be hosting its annual Open House honoring veterans and military personnel on November 11th, 2019. This event is open to the public and will run from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., showcasing Institute research and clinical programs of particular...

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The Red Tide Project

The Roskamp Institute scientists have a long history of research examining the causes and potential cures for neurological disorders, particularly dementias such as Alzheimer’s Disease. During several decades of research it has become abundantly clear that one of the...

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About Us

The Roskamp Institute has a full service Neurology clinic located on-premise. There, we apply our cutting-edge research and partner with experts in the industry to provide the highest level of patient care for all. To learn more, visit the clinic website: RoskampClinic.org

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Most of The Roskamp Institute’s funding comes from grants and the general public — people like you. Your gift makes a difference in the lives of people facing diseases such as Alzheimer’s Disease, Head Trauma, Drug Addiction, Cancer and Tourette’s Syndrome.

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The Institute has a goal of increasing public awareness about research into neurodegenerative disorders and addictions. We offer free seminars and hold talks at events at our location and around the country. We love serving our community.

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The Roskamp Institute, in partnership with The Open University, UK offers a doctoral degree in Neuroscience. The Open University is the awarding institution for the Doctorate of Philosophy degree.

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2040 Whitfield Ave.
Sarasota, FL 34243

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Friday, Sept 27

Grey Matters Symposium on Alzheimer’s Research

Monday, Nov 11

Veterans Day Open House


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Location: 2040 Whitfield Ave., Sarasota, FL 34243

Telephone: (941) 752-2949

Email: [email protected]

Research Hours: M-F: 9am - 5pm