BlogNews & Updates
From the Executive Director, Dr. Michael Mullan 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. Most importantly, studies currently underway around the world are directly...read more
The Roskamp Institute is pleased to announce that its second annual seminar, Grey Matters—A Symposium on Alzheimer’s Disease Research, is nearly sold out. “We are thrilled with the outpouring of support for our Grey Matters event. The level of interest speaks to the...read more
A research project at The Roskamp Institute has demonstrated for the first time that mild Traumatic Brain Injury (mTBI) or concussion can precipitate a lifelong degenerative process in the brain. The findings of this study, led by Dr. Fiona Crawford and conducted by...read more
This year’s Veterans Day event was a smashing success and we’d like to thank everyone who came out to visit and take part in making history.read more
The Roskamp Institute is pleased to announce that the first annual Grey Matters Symposium on Alzheimer’s Disease Research has sold out.read more
The Roskamp Institute will be hosting its annual Open House honoring veterans and military personnel on November 9th, 2017. The event, which is open to the public will run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., showcasing Institute research and clinical programs of particular relevance to veterans and military personnel, including Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), Gulf War Illness (GWI) and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).read more
Stephen Harlin, M.D. FACS
The Harlin Center for Precision Medicine will present: A Precision Medicine Approach to Alzheimer’s Disease (AD)
A clinical application involves three key steps: 1) A genetic risk screening for the presence of specific mutations identified in gene-wide association (GWA) studies as playing a pathogenic role. 2) Detection of disease-associated abnormalities as early as possible (even preceding symptoms). 3) Prescription of explicit health-promoting interventions aimed at an individual’s molecular drivers of disease.read more
The Roskamp Institute will be hosting its annual Open House honoring veterans and military personnel on November 10.
This event, which is open to the public, will run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m showcasing Institute research and clinical programs of particular relevance to veterans and military personnel.