Editorial Board

Editor-in-Chief
George Perry, PhD
College of Sciences
University of Texas at San Antonio
One UTSA Circle
San Antonio, Texas 78249
USA
Tel: +1.210.458.4450
Fax:+1.210.458.4445
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-6547-0172

Managing Editor
Beth Kumar
Department of Pathology
Case Western Reserve University
2103 Cornell Road
Cleveland, Ohio 44106
USA
editorial@j-alz.com
Tel:+1.216.368.3671
Fax:+1.216.368.8964

Deputy Editor
Jesus Avila

Deputy Editor
Massimo Tabaton

Deputy Editor
Xiongwei Zhu

Ethics Editor
Allyson Rosen

Scientometrics Editor
Aaron A. Sorensen

Former Editor-in-Chief, 2001-2010
Mark A. Smith, PhD

Senior Editors
Alejandra Alonso
Gary Arendash
J. Wesson Ashford
Claudio Babiloni
Barbara Borroni
Jack C. de la Torre
Daniela Galimberti
Amos Korczyn
Debomoy Lahiri
Piotr Lewczuk
Patrizia Mecocci
Miguel Medina
Thomas Shea
Henrik Zetterberg

Associate Editors

Carlo Abbate, PhD
Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease phenotypes, cognitive functioning, corticobasal syndrome, dementia with Lewy bodies, FTLD syndromes, mild cognitive impairment, neuropsychiatric symptoms, neuropsychological assessment

Jose F. Abisambra, PhD
Sanders-Brown Center on Aging, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, chaperones, endoplasmic reticulum, heat shock proteins, Hsp27, Hsp70, tau, tauopathies, traumatic brain injury

Maheen Mausoof Adamson, PhD
Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford, CA & Veterans Affairs, Palo Alto, CA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, APOE ε4, cognitive aging, DTI, expertise, fMRI, healthy aging, memory, MRI, traumatic brain injury

Paula Agostinho, PhD
University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: adenosine receptors, amyloid-β, astrocytes, glutamate transport, neurodegeneration, neuroinflammation, synaptotoxicity

Luis G. Aguayo, PhD
University of Concepción, Concepción, Chile
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, calcium, electrophysiology, ion channel, membrane physiology, pemeability, synapsis, synaptic transmission

Eman Al-khateeb, MBChB, MSc, PhD
University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, apolipoprotein, biomarkers, cognitive impairment, cholesterol, copper, dementia, lipid profile, metals

Irina Alafuzoff, MD, PhD
Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
Term expiration: 12/31/2019
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-β, Frontotemporalobar Degeneration, Lewy body dementia, immunohistochemistry, neurodegeneration

Diego Albani, MS
Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milan, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: alpha-synuclein, amyloid aggregation, animal models, cell models, genetics, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress, sirtuins

Montse Alegret, PhD
Fundació ACE, Institut Català de Neurociències Aplicades, Barcelona, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2019
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cognition, disexecutive, learning, memory, mild cognitive impairment, neuropsychological, visuoperception

Panagiotis Alexopoulos, MD
Klinikum rechts der Isar der Technischen Universität München, Munich, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-beta precursor protein, arterial spin labeling MRI, cognitive examination, CSF neurodegeneration biomarkers, homocysteine, mild cognitive impairment (MCI), MCI prognosis, sortilin-related receptor SORL1

Ricardo F. Allegri, MD, PhD
Instituto de Investigaciones Neurológicas (FLENI), Buenos Aires, Argentina
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, biomarkers, cognition, frontotemporal dementia, mild cognitive impairment

Alejandra Alonso
Senior Editor
College of Staten Island, Staten Island, NY, USA
Alejandra.Alonso@csi.cuny.edu
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cognitive functioning, functional connectivity, functional MRI, neuropsychology

Tania Correa de Toledo Ferraz Alves, MD, PhD
University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, cardiovascular risk factors, genetics, mild cognitive impairment, MRI, neuroimaging, PET, vascular dementia

Israel Ampuero Sánchez, PhD
Banco de Tejidos para Investigaciones Neurológicas, Madrid, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2018
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, environmental risk factors, genetic risk factors, neurodegeneration, polymorphisms

Sandrine Andrieu, MD, PhD
Inserm Unit U558, Toulouse, France 
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, clinical epidemiology, clinical trial, informal care, preventive trial, public health

Prof. Miglena I. Angelova
University Pierre et Marie Curie-Paris 6, Paris, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: amphiphiles, amyloid-beta peptide, cell-scale biomimetic systems, lipid membranes, membrane biophysics, micromanipulation, mitochondria, pH gradient, soft matter physics, videomicroscopy

Cédric Annweiler, MD, PhD
Angers University Hospital and University of Angers, UNAM, Angers, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, brain, cholecalciferol, gait, neuroendocrinology, vitamin D

Ottavio Arancio, MD, PhD
Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2019
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, memory, synaptic dysfunction

Babak A. Ardekani, PhD
The Nathan S. Kline Institute for Psychiatric Research, Orangeburg, NY, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, brain, corpus callosum, dementia, diffusion tensor imaging (DTI), functional MRI, image analysis, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)

Gary W. Arendash, PhD
Senior Editor
University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
arendash@cas.usf.edu
Term expiration: 12/31/2021
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-beta production and removal, animal models, blood markers, cognitive assessment, neuroinflammation, therapeutic development

Clorinda Arias, MD, PhD
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México DF
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid toxicity, cytoskeleton, hippocampus, insulin resistance, neurogenesis, oxidative stress, synaptic damage, Wnt signaling

Sönke Arlt, MD
Hamburg University Medical Center Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-β, antioxidants, biomarker, cerebrospinal fluid, major depression, oxidative stress

Steven E. Arnold, MD
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, biomarkers, insulin, neuropathology, psychological stress neurobiology

Beatrice Arosio, PhD
Università degli Studi di Milano, Milan Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2018
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, biological markers, inflammation, mild cognitive impairment, neurodegeneration

Eva Mª Arroyo-Anlló, PhD
University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, cognitive rehabilitation, cognitive stimulation, dementia, implicit memory, neuropsychology, procedural memory, self-awareness, self-consciousness, semantic memory

J. Wesson Ashford, MD, PhD
Senior Editor
Stanford / VA Aging Clinical Research Center, Palo Alto, California, USA 
ashford@stanford.edu 
Term expiration: 12/31/2019
Keywords: clinical trials, genetics, MRI, PET

Ester Aso, PhD
Hospital Universitari de Bellvitge, L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, animal model, behavior, cannabinoids, cognition, neuropharmacology

Annalia Asti, PhD
University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: acetylcholinesterase, aging, Alzheimer's disease, amphipathic molecules, amyloid, infection, innate immune system, lipopolysaccharide, micelles, neurodegeneration

Craig S. Atwood, PhD
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid biology, cell cycle control, endocrinology, neurodegeneration, neurodevelopment, neuroendocrinology, neuroregeneration

Isabelle Aubert, PhD
Sunnybrook Research Institute, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: adult neurogenesis, Alzheimer's disease, animal models of Alzheimer's disease, cell therapy, cholinergic systems, focused ultrasound, gene therapy, physical exercise

Jesús Ávila, MD
Deputy Editor
Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Madrid, Spain 
javila@cbm.uam.es
Term expiration: 12/31/2018
Keywords: GSK3 phosphorylation, microtubles, neuron regeneration, neuronal cytoskeleton, protein phosphorylation, stem cells, tau protein, taupathies, transgenic mice

Claudio Babiloni, PhD
Senior Editor
University of Foggia, Foggia, Italy
c.babiloni@unifg.it
Term expiration: 12/31/2019
Keywords: early diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease, electroencephalographic rhythms, event-related magnetic fields, event-related potentials, functional magnetic resonance imaging, magnetoencephalographic rhythms, positron emission tomography, single photon emission computerized tomography, structural magnetic resonance imaging, transcranial magnetic stimulation

Francesca Baglio, MD
Don Gnocchi Foundation, IRCCS, Milan, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, cognitive stimulation therapy, dementia, diffusion tensor imaging, fMRI, mild cognitive impairment, MRI, neuroimaging

Ricardo Bajo, PhD
Universidad Politécnica y Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, EEG, functional connectivity, MEG, mild cognitive impairment, mutual information, neurodegeneration, subjetive memory complains, synchronization likelihood

Laura D. Baker, PhD
Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cognition, diabetes, estradiol, exercise, IGF-I, neuroendocrine, insulin, physical activity

William A. Banks, MD
Veterans Affairs Medical Center, St. Louis, Missouri, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: blood-brain barrier, brain endothelial cell, choroid plexus, cerebrospinal fluid, cytokines

Pascale Barberger-Gateau, MD, PhD
University of Bordeaux, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cognition, dietary patterns, disability, epidemiology, fatty acids, nutrition

Josephine Barnes, PhD
UCL Institute of Neurology, London, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, atrophy rates, brain volumes, CSF amyloid, CSF tau, grey matter, hippocampus, normal aging, structural MRI, white matter

Kevin Barnham, PhD
The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-β, amyloid peptide, copper, drug, metal, zinc

Jorge R. Barrio, PhD
David Geffen UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, amygdala, amyloid, concussions, molecular imaging, mood disorders, neurodegeneration, traumatic brain injury, tau imaging

Henryk Barthel, MD
University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, biomarkers, FDG, FTLD, glucose, MR imaging, PET imaging, tau

David Bartrés-Faz, PhD
University of Barcelona, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, brain reserve, cognitive reserve, functional MRI, neuropsychology, non-invasive brain stimulation, structural MRI

George Bartzokis, MD
The David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: brain aging, degenerative diseases, glycogen synthase kinase-3 (GSK-3), iron, magentic resonance imaging, metabolism, myelin, pharmacology, renin angiotensin system, retinoid X receptors

Christine Bastin, PhD
Cyclotron Reseach Centre, University of Liège, Liège, Belgium
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, anosognosia, brain metabolism, episodic memory, fMRI, hippocampus, metacognition, mild cognitive impairment

Samar Basu
Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: drugs, eicosanoids, inflammation, lipids, oxidative stress

Michel Baudry
Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona, CA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, BDNF, calpain, free radicals, glutamate receptors, hippocampus, learning and memory, oxidative stress, synaptic plasticity

Thomas A. Bayer, PhD
University of Goettingen, Goettingen, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2017

Keywords: amyloid, axonopathy, behavior, copper, intracellular Abeta, learning & memory, mouse models, neuropathology, preclinical tests, protein trafficking

Peter Bayley, PhD
Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford, CA & Veterans Affairs, Palo Alto, CA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: autobiographical memory, cognition, declarative, hippocampus, medial temporal lobe, memory, memory screening, nondeclarative, remote memory, semantic memory

Thomas G. Beach, MD, PhD
Banner Sun Health Research Institute, Sun City, AZ, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, cholinergic, dementia, diagnostic methods, Lewy bodies, neuropathology, pathology, Parkinson's disease, parkinsonism

M. Flint Beal, MD
Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords:aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, cytoskeleton, free radicals, metals, mitochondria, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress, phosphorylation

Sylvie Belleville, PhD
Université de Montréal, Montréal, Qc, Canada
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, brain imaging, brain plasticity, cognition, cognitive training, diagnosis, executive functions, memory, neuropsychology

Boaz M. Ben-David, PhD
Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliya, Israel
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, attention, cognitive aging, cognitive psychology, eye tracking, mathematical modeling, meta-analysis, neuropsychological tests, sensory aging, speech perception

Julián Benito-León, MD, PhD
University Hospital "12 de Octubre", Madrid, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2020
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, case-control studies, cognitive impairment, epidemiology, population-based studies

Thomas Benke, MD
Medical University Innsbruck, Austria
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, apraxia, behavior, cognition, language, memory, mild cognitive impairment, neuropsychology

Michel Benoit, MD, PhD
CHU & University of Nice Sophia-Antipolis, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, behavior, brain perfusion, depression, epidemiology, psychotropic treatment, social cognition

Luisa Benussi
IRCCS Istituto Centro San Giovanni di Dio- Fatebenefratelli, Brescia, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, frontotemporal lobar degeneration, genetic counseling, genetic risk factors, genetic testing, genotype-phenotype correlation, mutation, neurobiology of diseases, progranulin

Narayan R. Bhat, PhD
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, cerebrovascular dysfunction, diet, glia, eurodegeneration, neuroinflammation, signal transduction, tau

Daniel Bittner, MD
University of Magdeburg, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, biomarkers, hippocampus, memory, mild cognitive impairment, neurodegeneration, neuroimaging

Gregory J Bix, MD, PhD, FAHA
University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: amyloid neurotoxicity, angiogenesis, extracellular matrix, integrin, perlecan, vascular dementia

Maddalena Boccia, PhD Student
Università La Sapienza and IRCCS Fondazione Santa Lucia, Roma, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, fMRI, learning, memory, neuropsychology, priming, topographical orientation, visuo-spatial abilities

Mariano M. Boccia, PhD
University of Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, alpha 7 nicotinic receptor, amygdala, cholinergic system, hippocampus, learning and memory, MAPK, neuropharmacology, NFkappaB, nicotinic receptors

Erin L. Boespflug, PhD
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, diffusion tensor imaging, fMRI, mild cognitive impairment, neuropsychology

Prof. Alexander Boldyrev
Lomonosov Moscow State University and Russian Academy of Medical Sciences, Moscow, Russia 
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: cell signaling control, mitochondrial disfunction, Na/K-pump, neurodegenerative diseases, reactive oxygen (nitrogen) species

Silvia Bolognin, PhD
University of Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-beta;, metal ions, metallothioneins, neurodegeneration, neurogenesis, neurotrophic factors, Rho-GTPases, tau

William Bondareff, MD, PhD
University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's Disease, electron microscopy, geriatric psychiatry, immunohistochemistry, neurodegenerative diseases, neurofibrillary tangles

Mark W Bondi, PhD
University of California San Diego/VA San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, CA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, diagnostic criteria, genetic risk, magnetic resonance imaging, mild cognitive impairment, neuropsychology, neuroimaging

Herman Borghys
Janssen Research and Development, Beerse, Belgium
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, animal models, cerebrospinal fluid, dogs

Barbara Borroni, MD
Senior Editor
University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy
bborroni@inwind.it
Term expiration: 12/31/2021
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, biomarkers, frontotemporal dementia, frontotemporal lobar degeneration, genetics, neuroimaging, neurodegeneration

Tiziana Borsello, PhD
Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milan, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-β oligomers, cell permeable peptides, excitotoxicity, ischemia, neuronal death, neuroprotection, stress signalling pathways, synaptopathology, Tg mice models

Dr. Muriel Boucart
Lille University Hospital, Lille, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, attention, crowding, eye movements, face perception, object perception, posterior cortical atrophy, scene perception, vision

Sherif Boulos
The Western Australian Neuroscience Research Institute and the Centre for Neuromuscular and Neurological Disorders, University of Western Australia, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: cell signaling, microglia, neurodegeneration, neuroinflammation, neuroprotection, pro-inflammatory cytokines

Fanchon Bourasset, PhD, PharmD
University of Paris Descartes, Paris, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: 3xTg-AD mouse model, Abca1, Abcg2, Abcg4, amyloid-beta peptide transport, blood-brain barrier, cholesterol, P-glycoprotein

Gene L. Bowman, ND, MPH
Oregon Health & Sciences University, Brain Institute, Portland, Oregon, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, biomarkers, blood-brain barrier, cognitive aging, dietary patterns, endothelial function, epidemiology, nutrition and metabolism, translational research

Marco Bozzali, MD
Senior Editor
Santa Lucia Foundation, IRCCS, Rome, Italy
m.bozzali@hsantalucia.it
Term expiration: 12/31/2020
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, dementia, diffusion tensor imaging, fMRI, MRI, neuroimaging, voxel-based morphometry

Laura Bracco, MD
University of Florence, Florence, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, cholinesterase inhibitors, cognitive deficits, cognitive functions, dementia, memory, neurodegenerative disease, neuropsychological test, neuropsychology

Jason Brandt, PhD
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: cognition, early detection, executive dysfunction, memory disorders, neuropsychology, psychometrics, screening

Prof. Carol Brayne
University of Cambridge, England, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2019
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, biomarkers, brain donation, dementia, epidemiology, longitudinal studies, neuropathology, public health

Dale E. Bredesen, MD
Buck Institute for Age Research, Novato, California, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: apoptosis, APP-C31, APP-interacting protein, APP signaling,C31, caspase, dependence receptor, Jcasp, programmed cell death

Gregory J. Brewer, PhD
University of California Irvine, Irvine, California, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, epigenetics, inflammation, mitochondrial function, neurodegeneration, neuron culture, oxidative stress, redox

Andrea Brugnolo, PhD
niversity of Genoa, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, behavioral and psychological disorders, caregiving, cognitive assessment, cognitive battery, FDG-PET, memory, mild cognitive impairment, neuropsychology, resilience

Emiliano Bruner, PhD
Centro Nacional de Investigación sobre la Evolución Humana, Burgos, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: brain evolution, evolutionary medicine, human evolution, morphometrics, neuroimaging, parietal lobes

Dr. Amalia C. Bruni
Lamezia Terme Hospital, ASP Catanzaro, Lamezia Terme (CZ), Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2018
Keywords: AD genetics, Alzheimer's disease, dementia, familial Alzheimer's disease, frontotemporal dementia, mild cognitive impairment, neurodegeneration

Vladimir Buchman
Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, frontotemporal dementia, mouse models, neurodegeneration, Parkinson's disease, presynaptic neurotransmitter turnover, protein aggregation in vivo, synuclein(s)

Rachel Buckley
The University of Melbourne, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, autobiographical memory, cognition, memory, mild cognitive impairment, preclinical Alzheimer's disease, subjective memory complaining

Luc Buee, PhD
University of Lille-Inserm at Lille, Lille, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, animal models, FTDP-17, immunotherapy, neurofibrillary degeneration, phosphorylation, tau proteins, tauopathies

Prof. David Bunce
University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, APOE, cognitive aging and decline, mild cognitive impairment, white matter hyperintensities and cognition

Saartje Burgmans, PhD
Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords:  aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, blood-brain barrier, cognitive decline, gray matter atrophy, magnetic resonance imaging, memory, small vessel disease, white matter hyperintensities

Javier S. Burgos, PhD
NEURON BPh, BioPharma Division, Granada, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, animal models, cholesterol, glutamatergic transmission, memory impairment, neurodegeneration, neuroprotection, oxidative stress, statins

Jeffrey M. Burns, MD, MS
University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, Kansas, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, exercise, fitness, insulin, neuroimaging, physical function

Ashley I. Bush, MD, PhD
Mental Health Research Institute, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2018
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-beta, ceruloplasmin, clinical trials, copper, iron, metals, oxidative stress, Parkinson's disease, zinc

D. Allan Butterfield, PhD
University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2019
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid beta-peptide, mild cognitive impairment, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress, oxidatively modified proteins, proteomics, progression of AD

Paolo Caffarra, MD
University of Parma, Parma, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: cognitive functions, dementia, memory, neuropsychology

Annachiara Cagnin
University of Padova, Padova, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: behavioral disorders, Creutzfeldt-Jacob disease, dementia with Lewy bodies, neuroimaging, neuroinflammation, positron emission tomography

Dominique Campion
INSERM U 614, Rouen, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, copy number variants, exome, fronto temporal dementia, genetics

Vincent Camus
France
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords:

Rex L. Cannon, PhD, CPA, BCIA-EEG
University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, anosognosia, cognition, cognitive decline, cognitive testing, dementia, functional connectivity in AD, self organization, statistical modeling

Simona Capsoni, DVM, PhD
Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, animal behavior, animal models, intranasal delivery, nerve growth factor, neurotrophins, pain

Barbara Caracciolo, PhD
Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden 
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, co-morbidity, cognitive impairment, cohort study, dementia, depression, epidemiology, risk factors, subjective complaints, twin study

Paulo Caramelli, MD, PhD 
Federal University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil 
Term expiration: 12/31/2018
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, biomarkers, cognitive testing, dementia, epidemiology, pharmacological treatment

Isabel Cardoso
MiND group, IBMC, Porto, Portugal
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-β peptide, amyloidosis, blood-brain barrier, cytotoxicity, neuroprotection, tetrameric stabilizers, transthyretin

Miryam Carecchio, MD
Amedeo Avogadro University, Novara, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, corticobasal degeneration, CSF, extrapyramidal, fronto-temporal lobar degeneration, genetics, Lewy body dementia, progranulin, progressive supranuclear palsy, tau

Luis Carrasco, PhD
Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: alphaviruses, animal viruses, Candida, disseminated mycosis, eIF2, eIF4G, fungal infections, picornaviruses, protein synthesis, regulation of translation

Eva Carro, PhD
Instituto de Investigacion Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid. Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, biomarkers, blood brain barrier, choroid plexus, cognitive deficits, gene therapy, neurodegeneration, transgenic mice

Calogero Caruso, MD
University of Palermo, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, immunogenetics, immunology, immunopathology, inflammation, longevity, neurodegeneration

Gemma Casadesus, PhD 
Kent State University, Kent, Ohio, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2019
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, behavior, estrogen, hormones, learning and memory, mouse models, neurodegeneration, neuroendocrinology, synaptic plasticity

Prof. Fiorella Casamenti 
University of Florence, Florence, Italy 
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: adult hippocampal neurogenesis, Alzheimer's disease, behavior, in vivo animal models of Alzheimer's disease, intracellular signaling pathways, neurodegeneration, neuroinflammation, oxidative stress, tau hyperphosphorylation, the proteasome complex and the autophagic pathway

Tommaso Cassano, PhD
University of Foggia, Foggia, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, behavior, comorbid depression, free radicals, microdialysis, mitochondria, mood-disorders, neurotransmitter alterations, oxidative stress, transgenic mice model of AD

Rudy J. Castellani, MD 
University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, heavy metals, neuropathology, oxidative stress, tau

Prof. Antonino Cattaneo
European Brain Research Institute, Roma, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords:

Cristina Cecchi, PhD
University of Florence, Florence, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aggregate toxicity, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, antioxidants, apoptosis, calcium dyshomeostasis, extracellular chaperones, lipid rafts, oxidative stress, plasma membrane injury

Angel Cedazo-Minguez
Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, apolipoprotein E, cholesterol, oxysterols, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress, insulin, parkin, PINK1

Chiara Cerami, MD
San Raffaele Scientific Institute and Vita-Salute University, Milan, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, frontotemporal lobar degeneration, genetics of frontotemporal lobar degeneration, neurodegeneration, PET imaging, social cognition disorders

Hanna Chainay, PhD
Université Lumière Lyon 2, Bron, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, cognitive stimulation, emotion, memory, semantic knowledge, social cognition

Sasanka Chakrabarti, MD
Institute of Post-graduate Medical Education & Research, Kolkata, India
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid peptide, biomarkers, brain aging, homocysteine, mitochondria, oxygen free radicals, type 2 diabetes

Kyu-Tae Chang, PhD
National Primate Research Center (NPRC), Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology (KRIBB), Ochang, Korea
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, insulin signaling, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), monkey model, neurodegenerative disease, streptozotocin

Raymond Chuen-Chung Chang, PhD
The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong SAR, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: autophagy, endoplasmic reticulum, herbal medicine, mitochondria, nutraceutical prevention, risk factors

Anjan Chatterjee, MD
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: art, art therapy, behavioral neurology, cognition, cognitive neurology, language, visuospatial processing

Neelima Chauhan
University of Illinois at Chicago and Jesse Brown VA Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, cytoskeleton, free radicals, metals, mitochondria, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress, phosphorylation

Frédéric Checler, PhD
IPMC, UMR6097 CNRS/UNSA, Valbonne, France 
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: amyloid-beta degradation, AICD, cell death, oligomers, p53, Parkinson's disease, presenilins, prion, secretases, toxicity

Honghui Chen
China
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords:

Ming Chen, PhD
Bay Pines VA Medical Center and University of South Florida, St Petersburg, Florida, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, calcium, calpain, energy, tau

Shengdi Chen, MD, PhD
Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, clinical therapy, epidemiology, experimental therapy, mitochondria, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress, Parkinson's disease, signal transduction

Xiaochun Chen, MD, PhD
The Affiliated Union Hospital of Fujian Medical University, Fuzhou, Fujian, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-beta, cell signaling, diagnosis, epidemiology, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress, pathogenesis, pharmacotherapy, transgenic mice

Qi Cheng, MD, PhD
Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, P.R. China
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, cognitive impairment, epidemiology, neurological diseases

Brenna Cholerton, PhD
Seattle Institute of Biomedical and Clinical Research, Seattle, WA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: age-related memory disorders, aging, Alzheimer's disease, cognition, insulin, memory, neuroendocrinology, neuropsychology, Parkinson's disease

Tiffany Chow, MD, FAAN, FANPA
Rotman Research Institute and Sam & Ida Ross Memory Clinic, Baycrest, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: amyloid PET, caregiver support, child caregivers, dementia, early-onset dementia, frontotemporal dementia, neuroimaging

Dehua Chui, PhD, MD
Peking University, Beijing, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-beta, amyloid-beta precursor protein, cognitive impairment, neurodegeneration, neuroimaging, oxidative stress, presenilin, tau phosphorylation

Susana Cid-Fernández
Universidade de Santiago de Compostela, Galiza, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, attention, cognitive neuroscience, event-related potentials, inhibition, mild cognitive impairment, psychophysiology

Jurgen A.H.R. Claassen, MD, PhD
Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Alzheimer Centre Nijmegen and Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, hypertension, cerebral blood flow, cerebrovascular circulation, cerebrospinal fluid biomarkers

Lies Clerx
Alzheimer Center Limburg, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, connectivity, diffusion tensor imaging, magnetic resonance imaging, mild cognitive impairment, resting state functional MRI, white matter

Jiska Cohen-Mansfield, PhD
Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: agitation in dementia, BPSD, loneliness

Fabienne Collette, PhD 
University of Liège, Liège, Belgium 
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, executive functions, functional neuroimaging, working memory

Márcia Regina Cominetti, PhD
Federal University of São Carlos, São Carlos, SP, Brazil
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: ADAMs, aging, Alzheimer's disease, apoptosis, biomarkers, clock drawing test, elderly, Mini-Mental State Examination

Josep Lluís Conde-Sala, PhD
University of Barcelona, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, anosognosia, behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia, burden, caregivers, cognitive assessment, depression, mild cognitive impairment, quality of life

Annamaria Confaloni, PhD
Istituto Superiore di Sanita, Rome, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, gene expression, human genetics, neurodegeneration, transgenic models

David G. Cook, PhD
University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: amyloid-beta, amyloid precursor protein, astrocytes, blood-brain-barrier, glia, glutamate, insulin, metabolism, presenilins, synapses

Maria Cotelli, PhD
IRCCS Centro San Giovanni di Dio - Fatebenefratelli, Brescia, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, cognitive rehabilitation, frototemporal dementia, memory disorders, neuropsychology, non-invasive brain stimulation, physiological aging, primary progressive aphasia, rTMS, tDCS

Suzanne Craft, PhD
Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, clinical trials, diabetes, insulin, lipid metabolism

Claudio Cuello
McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-β, cognitive impairment, Down syndrome, experimental therapy, growth factors, inflammation, synaptic plasticity, transgenic models, transmitter-specific synapses

Eduardo Cumbo, MD
Alzheimer and Dementia Unit, Neurodegenerative Disorders O.U., Caltanissetta, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, cholinesterase inhibitors, clinical trials, co-morbidity, dementia, epilepsy, neuropsychiatric symptoms, therapy

Jeffrey L. Cummings, MD
Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: ADAS-cog, ADCS ADL, Alzheimer's disease, biomarkers for drug development, CIBIC/CGI, clinical trials, disease-modification, Neuropsychiatric Inventory (NPI), neurotherapeutics, NTB

Rebecca L. Cunningham, PhD
University of North Texas Health Science Center, Fort Worth, Texas, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, calcium, free radicals, mitochondria, neurodegeneration, neuroendocrinology, oxidative stress, sex differences

Odete A. B. da Cruz e Silva, PhD
Universidade de Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: binding proteins, cellular trafficking, intracellular processing, interactomes, molecular diagnosis, neuronal plasticity, neurotoxicity, protein phosphorylation, signalling, synapse

Kirk R. Daffner, MD
Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, attention, cognitive reserve, event-related potential (ERPs), frontal-executive systems, frontotemporal dementia (FTD), novelty processing, normal aging, successful cognitive aging

Nils Ole Dalby, PhD
University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: acetylcholine, amyloid, cortex, GABA, glutamate, hippocampus, LTD, LTP, patch-clamp, stereology, synaptic transmission, tau

Taher Darreh-Shori, PhD
Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: acetylcholine, acetylcholinesterase, aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, apolipoprotein, butyrylcholinesterase, cerebrospinal fluid, choline acetyltransferase, cholinesterase inhibitors, cholinergic anti-inflammatory pathway

Renaud David, MD, PhD
Centre Memoire de Ressources et de Recherche, Nice University Hospital, Nice, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: actimetry, aging, Alzheimer's disease, behavioral and psychological symptoms in dementia (BPSD), dementia, frailty, information and communication technology (ICT), motor activity

Peter Davies, PhD
Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, North Shore/LIJ, New York, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, neurodegeneration, phosphorylation, tau, tauopathies, transgenic mice

Andreza Fabro de Bem
Brazil
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords:

Javier de Cristóbal, PhD
Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: cognitive impairment, dementia, GSK-3beta, memory, neuroimaging, PET, tau, transgenic models

Suzanne de la Monte, MD, MPH
Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2023
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, diabetes, environmental and toxin mediators, insulin resistance, insulin sensitizers and insulin therapy, liver-brain axis, neurodegeneration, neuropathology, oxidative and ER stress, signal transduction

Jack C. de la Torre, MD, PhD
Senior Editor
University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, USA
jcdelatorre@comcast.net
Term expiration: 12/31/2021
Keywords: AD prevention, Alzheimer's disease, cerebral blood flow, cerebral metabolism, endothelial cell markers, evidence-based medicine, mild cognitive impairment, neuronal energy, vascular hypothesis of AD, vascular risk factors for AD

Javier DeFelipe, PhD
Centro de Tecnología Biomédica (UPM) and Instituto Cajal (CSIC), Madrid, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, cerebral cortex, dendritic spines, electron microscopy, interneurons, neuronal circuits, pyramidal neurons, synapses, tau

Michaela Defrancesco, MD, MSc
Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, mental activities, mild cognitive impairment, MRI imaging, neurodegeneration, neuropsychodiagnostics, voxel-based morphometry

Marta del Campo Milan, MSc
VU University Medical Center (VUmc), Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, biomarkers, BRI2, dementia, early diagnosis, ER stress, neurodegeneration

Maria A. Deli, MD, PhD, DSc
Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Szeged, Hungary
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease models, amyloid, blood-brain barrier, brain endothelial cell, brain microvessel, cell culture model, efflux pump, nanoparticles, neurovascular unit, pericyte, protection, transporters

Vida Demarin, MD, PhD
University of Zagreb, Croatia
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, arterial stiffness, intima-media thickness, neurodegeneration, neuroplasticity, neuroregeneration, subclinical markers, vascular neurology, vasoreactivity

Prof. Dr. Hans-Ulrich Demuth
Fraunhofer Institute for Cell Therapy and Immunology, Halle (Saale), Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Aβ oligomers, alternative beta secretase(s), CCL2, CCR2, chemokines, fraktalkine, glutaminyl cyclase, intraneuronal Aβ, N-truncated Aβ, pyroGlu Aβ, neuroinflammation in AD

Yanqiu Deng
China
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords:

Thibault Deschamps, PhD
University of Nantes, Lab "Motricité, Interactions, Performance" (EA 4334), Nantes, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, dual-task, falls, gait analysis, mild cognitive impairment, motor control, postural balance

Rudi D'Hooge
Belgium
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

Antonio Di Ieva, MD, PhD
University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: computational neuroscience, magnetic resonance imaging, neuroanatomy, neurodegeneration, neuroimaging, normal pressure hydrocephalus

Emilio Di Maria, MD PhD
University of Genova, Genova, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, association studies, genetic counselling, genetic modifiers, genetic testing, genetics, mild cognitive impairment, neuropsychiatric symptoms, tau protein, trinucleotide repeats

Simona Gabriella Di Santo, MS
IRCSS Santa Lucia Foundation, Rome, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, clinical trials, cognition, dementia, neuropsychology

Miguel Diaz-Hernandez, PhD
Complutense University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: adenosine, Alzheimer's disease, ATP, ectoenzymes, muscarinic receptors, neurodegeneration, neurodegenerative diseases, purinergic receptors, synaptic transmission, tau protein

Mira Didic, MD, PhD
APHM, CHU Timone, INSERM U1106, Aix-Marseille Univ, Marseilles, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, behavioral neurology, dementia, frontotemporal lobar degeneration, mild cognitive impairment, neuropsychology

Richard Dobson, PhD 
NIHR Biomedical Research Centre for Mental Health at the South London and King's College London, London, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2014 (pending)
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, bioinformatics, biomarkers, classification, gene expression, genomics

Richard Dodel, MD 
Philipps-University, Marburg, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: amyloid-beta, clinical trials, health economic evaluations, immunization, inflammation, Lewy body disesase, neurodegeneration, Parkinsonism and dementia, patient-centered outcomes, quality of life

Dr. James Doecke
CSIRO Computational Informatics/Australian e-Health Research Centre, Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, Brisbane, QLD, Australia; CSIRO Preventative Health Flagship, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, genetics, proteomics, statistics

Charles J. Duffy, MD, PhD
The University of Rochester Medical School, Rochester, New York, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: cortical function, evoked potentials, neurophysiology, perception, psychophysics

Flora H. Duits, MD
VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-β 1-42, cerebrospinal fluid biomarkers, dementia, differential diagnosis/prognosis, mild cognitive impairment, neurodegeneration, novel biomarkers, tau

Carmen Echavarri, PhD
San Miguel Clinic, Pamplona, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, neurodegeneration, neuropathology

Carl Eckerström, MD, PhD
The Sahlgrenska Academy at Gothenburg University, Sweden
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, cognition, magentic resonance imaging morphometry, mild cognitive impairment, vascular dementia, white matter lesions

Nicholas-Tiberio Economou, MD, PhD
University of Athens, Athens, Greece
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: neurophysiology:EEG/PSG of aging, sleep and aging, sleep/wake disturbances and neurodegeneration

Spiros Efthimiopoulos
University of Athens, Athens, Greece
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: amyloid-β protein precursor, calcium homeostasis, endocytosis, presenilin 1, protein interactions, protein metabolism, protein processing, protein secretion, protein trafficking, signal transduction

Dr. Ulrich L.M. Eisel
University of Groningen, Haren, The Netherlands
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, cognitive impairement, depression, excitotoxicity, neurodegenerative diseases, neuroinflammation, neuroprotection, tumor necrosis factor

Sebastiaan Engelborghs, MD, PhD
University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, behavior, biomarkers, cerebrospinal fluid, cognition, mild cognitive impairment, other dementias, tau

Corinne D. Engelman, MSPH, PhD
University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, cognitive decline, cognitive function, epidemiology, gene-environment interaction, gene-gene interaction, genetics, genome-wide association, sequencing, vitamin D

Javier Escudero, PhD
University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, classification, clustering, connectivity, electroencephalogram, graph theory, machine learning, magnetoencephalogram, pattern recognition, signal processing

Christopher Exley, PhD 
Keele University, Staffordshire, United Kingdom
Term expiration: 12/31/2018
Keywords: amyloid, amyloidogenesis, metals, oxidative stress

Susan A. Farr, PhD
St. Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: acetylcholine, aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-beta, antioxidants, APP, learning and memory, oxidative stress

Gerd Faxén Irving, PhD
Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, cognition, dementia, malnutrition, n-3 fatty acids, nutrition, nutritional assessment, nutritional treatment, oral nutritional supplement (ONS), weight loss

Stuart C. Feinstein, PhD
University of California, Santa Barbara, CA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, fronto-temporal dementia, cytoskeleton, microtubule dynamics, microtubules, phosphorylation, tau

Aristi Fernandes
Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: antioxidants, glutaredoxin, mitochondria, oxidative stress, reactive oxygen species, redox regulation, selenium, thiol chemistry, thioredoxin

Alberto Fernández, PhD
Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Azheimer's disease, magnetoencephalography, mild cognitive impairment, neurophysiology, source analysis, spectral analysis

Isidro Ferrer, MD, PhD
Institute of Neuropathology, University Hospital Bellvitge, University of Barcelona; Hospitalet de LLobregat, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, animal models, dementia, early stages of neurodegenerative diseases, energy metabolism, molecular neuropathology, neuropathology, proteomics, transcriptomics

Milan Fiala, MD
UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-beta clearance and phagocytosis, amyloid-beta signaling, blood-brain barrier, innate immunity, nutritional therapy, omega-3, vitamin D

Mariana G. Figueiro, PhD
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: agitation, circadian rhythms, disruption, falls, light, melanopsin, rest/activity, sleep, vision

Prof. Dr Andre Fischer
Georg-August-University, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, behavior biology, DNA-methylation, epigenetics, genomics, histone-deactylases, learning & memory, mouse models

Andrew Ford, MD
University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, depression, healthy aging, homocysteine, neuropsychiatric symptoms of dementia

Molly Fox, PhD
University of California, Irvine, CA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: evolutionary medicine, inflammation, life-history theory, ovarian hormones, reproductive history

Robert P. Friedland, MD
University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2019
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, angiopathy, brain aging, dementia, epidemiology, geriatric neurology, immunology, neuroimaging

Vincenza Frisardi, MD
University of Bari, Bari, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2019
Keywords: aging, alcohol consumption, aluminum, Alzheimer's disease, drugs targeting amyloid-beta, genetics of late-onset Alzheimer's disease, human longevity, metabolic syndrome, meditdiet, vascular cognitive impairment

Wolfgang Froestl, PhD
AC Immune, EPFL, Quartier de l'innovation, Lausanne, Switzerland
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: cognitive enhancer, GABA receptors, immunotherapy (vaccines and antibodies) for the treatment of Alzheimer's disease, inhibition of aggregation of amyloid-beta and tau, medicinal chemistry of Alzheimer's disease, nootropics

Dr. Jorge Fuentealba
University of Concepcion, Concepcion, Chile
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, antioxidants, Ca2+ signalling, calcium channels, mitochondria, neurotransmission, nicotinic receptor, polyphenols, purinergic transmission, synaptic activity, synaptic currents

Audrey Gabelle Deloustal, MD, PhD
Gui de Chauliac Montpellier University Hospital , Montpellier, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, biomarkers, cerebrospinal fluid, frailty, phospho-tau, plasma biomarkers, proteomics, tau

Guido Gainotti, PhD
Catholic University of Rome, Rome, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, conversion from MCI to AD, episodic memory, familiar people recognition, neuropsychology, semantic memory

Daniela Galimberti, PhD
Senior Editor
University of Milan, Milan, Italy 
daniela.galimberti@unimi.it
Term expiration: 12/31/2021
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, epigenetics, frontotemporal lobar degeneration, genetics, molecular biology, neurodegeneration

Oxana V. Galzitskaya, PhD, DS
Russian Academy of Sciences, Pushchino, Moscow Region, Russia
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid formation, amyloid-β protein precursor, amyloidosis, lag time of amyloid formation, neuron loss, phosphorylation, protein folding and misfolding, oligomer formation, tau protein

Angela Garcia, MD, PhD
Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cognitive changes with aging, mild cognitive impairment, neural correlates of selective attention, 3-D telomere

Natalia García Casares, MD, PhD
University of Malaga, CIMES, Malaga, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, cardiovascular risk factors, cognition, diabetes, fMRI, mild cognitive impairment, neuroimaging, PET, structural MRI, vascular dementia

Beatriz García-Rodríguez, PhD 
Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia UNED Madrid, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cognitive impairment, emotional processing, memory

Francisco Garcia-Sierra, PhD
National Polytechnic Institute, Mexico City, Mexico
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, apoptosis, confocal microscopy, cytoskeleton, immunohistochemistry, neuropathology, tau polymerization, tau protein, tau truncation and phosphorylation

Prof. Brett Garner
University of Wollongong, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, apolipoprotein structure and function, ATP-binding cassette transporter function in the brain, cellular lipid transport and metabolism, lipid homeostasis in the brain, lipid peroxidation, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress, therapeutic targeting sphingolipid metabolism

Josep Garre-Olmo, PhD
Institut d'Assistència Sanitària, Girona, Spain and University of Girona, Girona, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, epidemiology, dementia registries, neuropsychology, neuropsychiatric symptoms, statistical modeling

Yonas E. Geda, MD, MSc
Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cognitive functions, lifestyle factors (exercise, caloric intake, and intellectual activities), mild cognitive impairment

Goar Gevorkian, PhD
Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-β peptide, animal models, immunotherapy, neuroinflammation, pyroglutamate-modified amyloid

Duygu Gezen-Ak, PhD
Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, calcium metabolism, Erp57, NAi, neurodegeneration, neuronal cultures, neurotrophic factors, SNP analysis, RVDR, vitamin D

Magda Gharbiya
Sapienza University of Rome, Umberto I University Hospital, Rome, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: age-related macular degeneration, aging, aging eye, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, neurodegeneration, retinal disease

Dr. Roberta Ghidoni
IRCCS “Centro San Giovanni di Dio-Fatebenefratelli”, Brescia, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-beta, biomarkers, cystatin C, frontotemporal dementia, genetic risk factors, mutation, neurobiology of disease, progranulin, SELDI TOF

Dr. Othman Ghribi
University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Grand Forks, North Dakota, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2020
Keywords: alpha synuclein, Alzheimer's disease, cholesterol, endoplasmic reticulum stress, iron, leptin, metals, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress, oxysterols

Lidia Glodzik, MD, PhD
NYU School of Medicine, New York, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, biomarkers, cerebrospinal fluid, early diagnosis, MR spectroscopy, MRI, neuroimaging

Brian T. Gold, PhD
University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aerobic fitness, aging, Alzheimer's disease, cognitive reserve, diffusion tensor imaging, fMRI, MRI, neuroplasticity, pre-symptomatic Alzheimer's

Estrella Gómez-Tortosa, MD, PhD
Fundación Jiménez Díaz, Madrid, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: biological markers, cerebrospinal fluid, clinical-pathologic studies, familial Alzheimer's disease, Lewy body dementia, presenilin 1 mutations

Cheng-Xin Gong, MD
New York State Institute for Basic Research in Developmental Disabilities, Staten Island, New York, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2022
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, insulin signaling, neurodegeneration, O-GlcNAcylation, protein phosphorylation, tau, tauopathies

Brian Gordon, PhD
Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, ERP, functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI), MRI, NIRS, structural imaging

Jürgen Götz, PhD
Queensland Brain Institute (QBI), The University of Queensland, St Lucia Campus (Brisbane), Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, frontotemporal dementia, mitochondria, phosphorylation, tau, transgenic

Illana Gozes, PhD
Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, axonal transport, cytoskeleton, gene expression, neurodegeneration, neuropeptides, phosphorylation, tau

Paula Grammas, PhD
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock, TX, USA 
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, blood-brain barrier, CV risk factors, endothelium, inflammation, microvasculature, oxidative stress

William B. Grant, PhD
Sunlight, Nutrition, and Health Research Center (SUNARC), San Francisco, California, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: chronic and infectious diseases, diet, ecological studies, epidemiology, metals hypothesis, nutrition, vitamin D

Nora Gray, PhD
Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, mitochondria, natural products, neurodegeneration, neuroprotection, oxidative stress

Matthias Grieder, PhD
University Hospital of Psychiatry, University of Bern, Switzerland
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, arterial spin labeling, EEG, event-related potentials, semantic dementia, semantic memory, voxel-based morphometry

Joshua Grill, PhD
UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, caregiver, clinical trials, disclosure, ethics, preclinical, recruitment, study partner

Enzo Grossi
Neuropsychiatric Rehabilitation Centre, Tavernerio, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: artificial neural networks, computational medicine, EEG, epidemiology, quality of life

Murray Grossman
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: biomarkers, frontotemporal degeneration, neuroimaging, non-Alzheimer dementia

Deborah Gustafson, MS, PhD
University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: adiposity, aging, Alzheimer's disease, biomarkers, epidemiology, genes, metabolic disease, nutrition, risk factor, vascular dementia

Annakaisa Haapasalo, PhD
University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
Term expiration: 12/31/2015

Keywords: aggresomes, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-beta protein precursor, beta-secretase, endocytosis, gamma-secretase, neurodegeneration, neurotrophins, presenilin, protein aggregation

James R. Hall, PhD
University of North Texas Health Science Center, Fort Worth, Texas, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, biomarkers of depression in AD, depression in AD, neuropsychiatric symptoms in AD, neuropsychology of aging and AD

Dr. M.Sc. Sven Haller
Hôpitaux Universitaires de Genève, Genève, Switzerland
Term expiration: 12/31/2019
Keywords: cortical thickness, DTI, fMRI, morphometry, MRI, TBSS, VBM

Shaila Handattu
USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords:

Sarah E. Harris, PhD
Centre for Cognitive Ageing and Cognitive Epidemiology, University of Edinburgh, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, cognitive aging, candidate gene study, genetics, genome-wide association study, polygenic risk

Rongqiao He, PhD
Institute of Biophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: age-related cognitive impairment, aggregation, Alzheimer's disease, enzymology, formaldehyde, neurochemistry, neurodegeneration, neuromolecular biology, oxidative stress, protein folding, tau protein

Yong He, PhD
Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, connectome, cortical thickness, dementia, DTI, functional connectivity, graph theory, mild cognitive impairment, resting-state fMRI, structural connectivity

Elizabeth Head, MA, PhD
University of Kentucky, Sanders-Brown Center on Aging, Lexington, KY, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, animal models of aging, antioxidants, canine, Down syndrome, statins, vaccine

Caroline Herron, PhD
University College Dublin, Ireland
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, cannabinoids, electrophysiology, hippocampus, ion channels, statins, synaptic plasticity, synaptic transmission

Dr. Sanna-Kaisa Herukka
University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, biomarkers, mild cognitive impairment, neurodegeneration, tau

Mikko Hiltunen, PhD
University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, APP processing, cell biology, co-morbidity, genetics, neurodegeneration, risk factors

Angela Hodges, DPhil
King's College London, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, biomarkers, gene expression, genetics, immune, mitochondria, neurodegeneration

John Hodges
University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: brain imaging, frontotemporal dementia. neuropsychology, progressive aphasia

Nate Hodgson, PhD
Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-β oligomers, cysteine transport, DNA methylation, EAAT3, free radicals, methionine synthase, oxidative stress, redox, S-adenosylmethionine metabolism

Christian Hölscher, PhD
Lancaster University, Lancaster,UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, behavior, drug development, electrophysiology, growth factors, histology, inflammation, stem cells, transgenic mouse models

Taka Homma, MD, PhD
Nihon University School of Medicine, Itabashi, Tokyo, Japan
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: alpha-synuclein, Alzheimer’s disease, histopathology, neurodegeneration, neuropathology, Parkinson’s disease

Vivian Hook, PhD
University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, cell death, neural activity, neurochemistry, neurodegeneration, neuroprotection, protease, secretory vesicle

Michael Hornberger, PhD
Neuroscience Research Australia, Sydney, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, behavior, cognition, diffusion tensor imaging, frontotemporal dementia, MRI, neurodegeneration, neuropsychology, voxel-based morphometry

Judit Horvath, MD
University Hospitals and Faculty of Medicine, Geneva, Switzerland
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, neurodegeneration, neuropathology, Parkinson’s disease, Parkinsonism, tau

Timothy Hughes, PhD, MPH
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cerebrovascular disease, cholesterol homeostasis, epidemiology, neuroimaging, oxysterols

Prof. Christian Humpel
Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-β plaques, diagnosis, nerve growth factor, organotypic brain slices, platelets, reactive astroglia, vascular dementia

Nibaldo C. Inestrosa, PhD
Catholic University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: acetylcholinesterase, aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-beta oligomers, lithium effects, mitochondrial dysfunction, nicotinic receptors, postsynaptic differentiation, PSD-95, wnt signaling

Paul Siu-Po Ip, PhD
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, animal models, cell models, free radicals, herbal medicine, neurodegeneration, pharmacological treatment

Khalid Iqbal, PhD
New York State Institute for Basic Research in Developmental Disabilities, Staten Island, New York, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2020
Keywords: Alzheimer disease, biomarkers, cytoskeletal proteins, neurodegeneration, neurofibrillary pathology, neurogenesis, protein kinases, protein phosphatases, tau, tauopathies

Muireann Irish, PhD
University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cognition, frontotemporal dementia, memory, neuroimaging, neuropsychology

Gary D. Isaacs, PhD
Liberty University, Lynchburg, VA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, ChIP-chip, DNA methylation, epigenetics, folate metabolism, gene regulation, mouse models, sequencing

Kaori Ito, PhD
Pfizer Inc., Groton, Connecticut, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, clinical trial simulation, disease progression, model-based meta-analysis, NONMEM, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics, pharmacometrics, study design

Luigi Iuliano, MD
Sapienza University of Rome, Latina, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, antioxidants, lipid peroxidation, oxidative stress, oxysterols

Heidi Jacobs
Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, connectivity, diagnosis, fMRI, interventions, mild cognitive impairment, MRI, neuropsychology, parietal lobe, white matter

Agnès Jacquin, MD
University Hospital, Memory Centre and University of Burgundy, Dijon, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, CSF biomarkers, mild cognitive impairment, neuroepidemiology, neuropsychological assessment, vascular disease

Hieronim Jakubowski, PhD
New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid formation, bleomycin hydrolase, homocysteine thiolactone, hyperhomocysteinemia, metabolic disease, neurotoxicity, N-homocysteinylation, paraoxonase1, protein modification

Sarah Janicki
USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords:

Norman B. Javitt, MD, PhD
NYU School of Medicine New York, NY, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: cholesterol synthesis and metabolism, steroid hormone synthesis and metabolism

Angela L. Jefferson, PhD
Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN , USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: activities of daily living, Alzheimer's disease, cardiac function, mild cognitive impairment, research participant outreach and retention, vascular cognitive aging

Kurt A. Jellinger, MD
Institute of Clinical Neurobiology, Vienna, Austria
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cell cycle control, cytoskeletal organization, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress, Parkinson-dementia, Parkinson's disease

Yong Jeong, MD, PhD
KAIST (Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology), Daejeon, Republic of Korea
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, cerebral hemodynamics, functional brain network, magnetic resonance imaging, neuropsychology, neurovascular coupling, optical imaging, PET, vascular dementia

Frank Jessen, MD
University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's Disease, clinical trials, dementia, functional MRI, mild cognitive impairment, MR-spectroscopy, structural MRI, subjective memory impairment

Juan S. Jiménez
Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, protein function regulation, surface plasmon resonance, tau protein

Chunhui Jin, PhD
Wuxi Mental Health Center of Nanjing Medical University, Jiangsu Province, P.R. China
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: acetylcholine, aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-β, behavior, genetic association, meta-analysis, oxidative stress, receptor, single nucleotide polymorphism

Kunlin Jin, MD, PhD
University of North Texas Health Science Center, Fort Worth, TX, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, angiogenesis, neurodegeneration, neurogenesis, repair, stem cells, transplantation

Varghese John, PhD
Buck Institute for Research on Aging, Novato, CA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid-beta aggregation inhibitors, BACE, beta-secretase inhibitors, drug discovery, gamma-secretase inhibitors, medicinal chemistry, neurodegeneration, p-tau inhibitors

Joaquín Jordan, PhD
Universidad de Castilla La Mancha, Albacete, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: caspases, cell death, mitochondrion, reactive oxygen species

Naoki Kasahata, MD
Tokyo Metropolitan Ohtsuka Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, dementia, neurodegeneration, neurology, neuropathology, neuropsychology, protein, semiology, tau, ultrastructure

Rakez Kayed, PhD
University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid toxicity, biomarkers, immunotherapy, neurodegenerative diseases, oligomers, protein misfolding, synuclein, tau aggregation

Patrick Kehoe, PhD
University of Bristol, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, amyloid-beta degrading enzymes, angiotensin converting enzyme, blood pressure, cerebrovascular disease, genes, hypertension, neprilysin, vascular dementia

Steven Kiddle, PhD
King’s College London, London, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, bioinformatics, biomarkers, blood, magnetic resonance imaging, microarrays, proteome

Amanda J. Kiliaan, PhD
Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, The Netherlands
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid-β, cerebral blood flow, learning and memory, neurodegeneration

Dr. med. Ingo Kilimann
German Center for Neurodegenerative Disease Rostock/Greifswald and Rostock University Medical Center, Rostock, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, basal forebrain cholinergic system, caregiver counseling, diffusion tensor imaging, mild cognitive impairment, neurodegeneration

Bhumsoo Kim, PhD
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, diabetes, insulin, insulin-like growth factor-I (IGF-I), insulin resistance, metabolic syndrome, neurodegenerative diseases, signaling, tau

Ki Woong Kim, MD, PhD
Seoul National University College of Natural Science, Seoul, Korea
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: cognitive rehabilitation, cohort, dementia, epidemiology, mild cognitive impairment, neuroimaging, neuropsychology

Wolff M. Kirsch, MD
Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, California, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: aging, amyloid angiopathy, free radicals, heme degradation, heme oxygenase, iron, magnetic resonance imaging, microbleeds, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Thomas Kirste
University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, assistive systems, Bayesian filtering, behavior modeling, data analysis, machine learning, sensors, signal processing

David Knopman MD
Mayo Clinic, Rochester MN, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2019
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, dementia with Lewy bodies, epidemiology, frontotemporal dementia, frontotemporal lobar degeneration, mild cognitive impairment, neuropsychology, vascular dementia

Giacomo Koch, MD, PhD
Fondazione S. Lucia I.R.C.C.S., Rome, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, cortical connectivity, cortical plasticity, motor cortex, neurodegeneration, parietal cortex, transcranial direct current stimulation, transcranial magnetic stimulation

Hartmuth C. Kolb, PhD
Siemens Molecular Imaging, Biomarker Research, Culver City, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: amyloid imaging, companion diagnostics, imaging biomarkers, neuroimaging, PET imaging, PHF-tau imaging, protein ligands, radio labeling

Professor Emeritus Amos D. Korczyn
Senior Editor
Tel Aviv University, Israel
amoskor@tau.ac.il
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: epidemiology, preclinical diagnosis, prion diseases, treatment, vascular dementia

Slavica Krantic, PhD
INSERM U872, Centre de Recherche des Cordelier, Paris, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, cell death, cell cycle, hippocampus, mitochondria, neurodegeneration

Prof. Jillian Kril
The University of Sydney, Sydney NSW, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, frontotemporal dementia, human, immunohistochemistry, neuropathology, quantitative morphology, volumetric analysis

Richard J. Kryscio, PhD
University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, clinical trials, data analysis, mixed dementia, observational studies, statistical modeling, study design

D. Richard Lachno, DPhil
Eli Lilly and Company, Windlesham, UK 
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: analysis, biomarkers, clinical trials, methods, therapeutics, validation

Frank LaFerla
USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords:

Debomoy K. Lahiri, PhD
Senior Editor
Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
dlahiri@iupui.edu
Term expiration: 12/31/2020
Keywords: acetylcholine, aging, Alzheimer's disease, cholineacetyltransferase, cholinesterase, dementia, gene regulation, neurotransmitter, rromoter, secretase enzymes

Madepalli K. Lakshmana, PhD
Torrey Pines Institute for Molecular Studies, Port St. Lucie, FL, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's Disease, amyloid-β, amyloid-β protein precursor, dendritic spines, drug discovery, intracellular APP trafficking, learning and memory, molecular mechanisms of neurodegeneration, synaptic toxicity, transgenic mouse models of Alzheimer's disease

Linda Lam
Hong Kong
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords:

Jean-Charles Lambert, PhD
INSERM U744, Institut Pasteur de Lille, Lille, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, APOE, gene expression, genetic, genomic, Parkinson's disease, polymorphism, risk factor

AJ Larner, MD
Walton Centre for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Liverpool, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, cognitive screening instruments, dementia, diagnosis

Christoph Laske, MD
University of Tuebingen, Tuebingen, Germany 
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer´s disease, biomarkers, blood, growth factors, neurotrophins, stem cells

Juha Lauren, MD, PhD
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Tarrytown, New York, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, amyloid-β oligomers, antibodies, blood-brain barrier, immunology, prion protein, synaptotoxicity, therapeutics, translational medicine

Nathalie Le Bastard, PhD
Fujirebio Europe nv, Ghent, Belgium
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, biomarkers, cerebrospinal fluid, immunoassays, other dementias, tau

Weidong Le, MD, PhD
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: autophagy, epigenetics, hypoxia, iPS and stem cells, iron dysregulation, microRNA, neuroinflammation, neurogenetics, neuroprotection, UPS

Kyoung-Min Lee
Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, cerebral autoregulation, dementia animal models, glucose metabolism, mitochondrial dysfunction, neurovascular coupling, oxidative stress, vascular dementia

Sylvain Lehmann, MD, PhD
CHU Montpellier, INSERM-UM1, Montpellier, France 
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, biomarkers, cell therapy, diagnosis, neurodegeneration, prion diseases, proteomics, stem cell

Hongxing Lei
Beijing Institute of Genomics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, bioinformatics, computational biology, energy metabolism, epigenetics, miRNA, mitochondria, transcriptional regulation

Valerio Leoni, MD, PhD
Foundation IRCCS Institute of Neurology "Carlo Besta", Milano, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: ApoE, clinical chemistry, cholesterol, fatty acids, lipids, mass spectrometry, metabolomics,oxysterols, phytosterols, precursor sterols (lathosterl, lanosterol, desmosterol)

Alan J. Lerner, MD
Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, behavior, cognition, neuropsychology, networks

Prof. Dr. med. Piotr Lewczuk
Senior Editor
Universitätsklinikum Erlangen, Germany
Piotr.Lewczuk@uk-erlangen.de
Term expiration: 12/31/2020
Keywords: biobanking, biomarkers, cerebrospinal fluid, clinical neurochemistry, diagnosis, multiplexing, neurodegeneration, neuroinflammation, quality control, quality management

Thomas Leyhe, MD
Psychiatric University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: antithyroid antibodies, autobiographical memory, biomarker, dementia, hematopoietic growth factors, late-life depression, neuroimaging, neuropsychology, neurotrophic growth factors, old age psychiatry

Keshen Li, PhD
Guangdong Medical College, Zhanjiang, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-beta peptide, bioinformatics, biomarkers, genetics, genomics, mutation, polymorphisms

Kuncheng Li, MD, PhD
Xuanwu Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, dementia, DTI, fMRI, memory, mild cognitive impairment, neurodegeneration, resting state

Rena Li
Roskamp Institute, Sarasota, FL, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid pathology, beta secretase, cognition, gender, neuroendocrinology, nuclear receptors, Parkinson's disease, sex hormones

Prof. Federico Licastro, MD
University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, immunology, inflammation, neurodegeneration, neurogenetics, predictive medicine, risk factors

Stefan Lichtenthaler, PhD
German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases (DZNE), Technical University Munich (TUM), Munich, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: ADAM proteases, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, amyloid precursor protein, BACE proteases, proteomics, secretases

Yen Ying Lim, PhD
University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, cognition, healthy controls, mild cognitive impairment, neuropsychological assessment

Zhi-Xiu Lin, PhD
The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: acupuncture, aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, herbal medicine, natural products, neurodegeneration

Fei Liu, PhD
Nantong University, Nantong, Jiangsu, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, alternative splicing, calpain I, kinase, neurodegeneration, O-GlcNAcylation, phosphatase, phosphorylation, tau, tauopathy

Gongping Liu
Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, P. R. China
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, behavior, GSK-3, inhibitors of PP2A, mitochondria, neurodegeneration, neurogenesis, phosphorylation, PP2A, tau

Qiong Liu
China
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords:

Albert Lladó, MD, PhD
Hospital Clínic de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, aphasia, atypical presentations, biomarkers, CSF, early-onset, frontotemporal lobar degeneration, genetics, neurodegeneration

Alberto Lleó, MD, PhD
Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, cerebrospinal fluid, dementia with Lewy bodies, frontotemporal dementia, genetics, neurodegeneration

Maria Lodeiro, PhD
Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-β, APOE genotype, BACE1, biomarkers, cell models, cerebrospinal fluid, cholesterol metabolism, neurodegeneration, RAGE

Anders Lonneborg, PhD
Lunds Universitet, Lund, Sweden
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, biomarkers, blood biomarkers, gene expression, miRNA, mRNA, Parkinson's disease

Eija Lönnroos, MD, PhD
Univeristy of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: accidental falls, Alzheimer's disease (risk factors, health outcomes), geriatric research (epidemiological approaches, register-based and clinical studies), hip fracture

Seth Love
University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, cerebral blood flow, vascular dementia

Mark Lovell, PhD
University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
Term expiration: 01/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cerebrospinal fluid, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress

Po H. Lu, PsyD
University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Term expiration: 01/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cognitive, frontotemporal dementia, imaging, magnetic resonance imaging, myelin, neuropsychology, processing speed, white matter

Dr. Jose Luchsinger
Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, diabetes, insulin resistance, vascular cognitive impairment, vascular risk factors

Ramon Luengo-Fernandez, DPhil
University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: cost-effectiveness, cost-utility, costs, economic evaluation, quality of life, resource use

Michelle K. Lupton, PhD
QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, exome sequencing, genotyping, GWAS, mild cognitive impairment, neuroimaging, next-generation sequencing, risk factors

Scott Lyness, MA
University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, cell counts, meta analysis, neuron loss, statistics

Daqing Ma, MD, PhD
Imperial College London, London, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, anesthesia, cytoskeleton, dementia, mitochondria, neurodegeneration, neuroinflammation, oxidative stress, post-operative cognitive dysfunction, surgery

Tao Ma, MD, PhD
New York University Center for Neural Science, New York, New York, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: amyloid, hippocampus, long-term depression (LTD), long-term potentiation (LTP), memory, mitochondria, oxidative stress, protein synthesis, signaling transduction, synaptic plasticity

Mauro Maccarrone, PhD
Campus Bio-Medico University of Rome, Rome, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, apoptosis, arachidonate cascade, endocannabinoids, inflammation, intracellular trafficking, lipoxygenase pathway, membrane lipids, neurodegeneration, signal transduction

Ricardo B. Maccioni, PhD
International Center for Biomedicine (ICC), Santiago, Chile
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, biomarkers, CDKs, cytoskeleton regulation, neuroimaging, neuronal degeneration, therapeutic approaches

Eric A. Macklin, PhD
Massachusetts General Hospital Biostatistics Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, clinical trial design, statistics

Ian Macreadie, PhD
RMIT University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, cell cycle, mitochondria, oxidative stress, statins, yeast models

Dr. Walter Maetzler
University Hospital Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: amyloid, biomarker, cerebrospinal fluid, cystatin C, deposition, disease progression, Lewy body disease, oligomers, oxidative stress, polymorphism

Eloi Magnin, MD, PhD
Regional Memory Center (CMRR), CHU Besançon, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: CSF biomarkers, language, neuropsychology, nuclear imaging, posterior cortical atrophy, primary progressive aphasia

Catherine Malaplate-Armand, MCU-PH
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire and Université de Lorraine, Nancy, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging brain, Alzheimer's disease, Aβ40, Abeta; oligomers, animal models, CSF biomarkers, lipid rafts, lipid status, neuroprotection

Myriam Malet-Martino, PhD, PharmD
Université Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, cerebrospinal fluid, metabolomics, MRS, NMR

Alexander Maltsev
Russia
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords:

Morty Mamelak, MD, FRCP (C)
University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: cerebral blood flow, cerebral glucose utilization, diabetes, insulin, ketone bodies, neuroprotection, oxidative stress, sleep, sodium oxybate

Roberta Mancuso, MSc
IRCCS DON C. GNOCCHI Foundation-ONLUS, Milan, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, environmental factors, HSV-1, humoral immunity, virology

Dr. Pravat Mandal
National Brain Research Center, Manesar, Haryana, India
Radiology, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Baltimore, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, anesthetics, brain imaging, dementia with Lewy body disease, fMRI, MRI, MRS, visuospatial perception

George M. Martin, MD
University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, amyloid-β, cell biology, cell culture, epigenetics, FE65, genetics, neuropathology, somatic cell genetics, systemic pathology

Pablo Martinez-Martin, MD, PhD
National Center of Epidemiology and CIBERNED, Madrid, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: dementia, health-related quality of life, movement disorders, neurodegenerative diseases, Parkinson's disease, patient-reported outcomes, validation of assessment instruments

Ralph N. Martins, PhD
Edith Cowan University, Joondalup, WA, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2021
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-beta, apoliporotein E, biomarkers, cholesterol metabolism, oxidative stress, sex hormones

Aleksandra Maruszak, PhD
King's College London, London, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, dementia, mild cognitive impairment, mitochondria, mitochondrial DNA, mutation, polymorphism, SNP

James McLarnon
University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, blood-brain barrier, cell calcium signaling, drug modulation of inflammation, inflammatory responses, microglia, microvasculature, neurodegeneration

Lori L. McMahon, PhD
The University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: adrenergic system, aging, cholinergic system, estrogen, hippocampal plasticity, learning and memory, NMDA receptors, rodent models, synaptic transmission, spine density

Karen Mearow, PhD
Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, NL, Canada
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, autophagy, cell culture, confocal microscopy, cytoskeleton, neurodegeneration, small heat shock protein

Patrizia Mecocci, MD, PhD
Senior Editor
Institute of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Università di Perugia, Perugia, Italy
patrizia.mecocci@unipg.it
Term expiration: 12/31/2025
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, antidementia drug, antioxidant, dementia, elderly, mitochondria, oxidative stress, therapy

Miguel Medina, PhD
Senior Editor
Center for Networked Biomedical Research in Neurodegenerative Diseases (CIBERNED) Madrid, Spain
mmedina@ciberned.es
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, drug discovery and development, kinases, neurodegeneration, phosphorylation, tau, therapy, translational research

Laurent Meijer
France
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords:

Giuseppe Melacini, PhD
McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: albumin, amyloid fibrils, amyloid inhibition, amyloid-β, cAMP, dynamics, NMR, oligomers, phosphorylation

Jesse Mez
Boston University, BU Alzheimer’s Disease Center, Boston, MA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: AD genetics, APOE, atypical presentations of AD, chronic traumatic encephalopathy, cognitive decline, head trauma, executive function, language

Michelle Mielke 
Mayo Clinic, College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, biomarkers, dementia, lipidomics, neurodegenerative disease, sphingolipids

Ludovico Minati, PhD, CEng, CPhys, CSci
University of Trento and "Carlo Besta" Neurological Institute, Milan, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, computational models, connectivity, disease models, functional magnetic resonance imaging, graph theory, magnetic resonance imaging, mild cognitive impairment, resting-state

Scott Miners, PhD
Dementia Research Group, University of Bristol, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: alpha-synuclein, amyloid, angiotensin-convering enzyme (ACE), calpain-1, cerebral amyloid angiopathy (CAA), endothelin-converting enzyme (ECE), hypoxia, ischemia, kallikrein-6, neprilysin

Aedín M. Minogue, PhD
Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: activation states, aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, cytokines, microglia, neuroinflammation

Vladimir Mlynarik, PhD 
Medical University of Vienna, Austria
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, animal models, brain metabolism, in vivo, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), magnetic resonance spectroscopy (MRS), metabolic markers

José Luis Molinuevo, MD, PhD
Hospital Clinic i Universitari, Barcelona, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, Lewy body disease, mild cognitive impairment, prodromal AD

Brit Mollenhauer, MD
Paracelsus-Elena Klinik, Kassel and Georg-August University Göttingen, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: alpha-synuclein, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-β, biomarker, cerebrospinal fluid, dementia with Lewy-Bodies, neurodegenerative diseases

Fiammetta Monacelli, PhD
University of Genoa, Genoa, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, glycoxidation, neurodegeneration

Roberto Monastero, MD, PhD
University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, dementia, epidemiology, mild cognitive impairment, neuropsychiatric symptoms, neuropsychology, risk factors

Camelia Maria Monoranu, MD
University of Wuerzburg, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, brain banking, gene expression, immunohistochemistry, laser microdissection, mitochondria, neurodegeneration, postmortem brain

Andreas U. Monsch, PhD
University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, clinical neuropsychology, cognitive tests, mild cognitive impairment, normal aging, normative data

Inhee Mook-Jung, PhD
Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
Term expiration: 12/31/2019
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-beta, autophagy, calcium homeostasis, mitochondria, oxidative stress, secretase, signaling

Eileen Mary Moore, PhD
The University of Melbourne at Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, cobalamin, cognitive impairment, diabetes, folate biochemistry, folic acid, geriatrics, metformin, nutrition, vitamin B12 biochemistry

Paula I. Moreira, PhD
Center for Neuroscience and Cell Biology, University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
Term expiration: 12/31/2019
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, cell degeneration, diabetes, mitochondria, oxidative stress

Kevin Morgan, PhD
Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords:Alzheimer's disease, biomarkers, candidate genes, epistasis, genotyping, GWAS, neurodegeneration, next-generation sequencing

Katrin Morgen, MD, PhD
Heidelberg University, Mannheim, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's Disease, fMRI, imaging genetics, MRI, structural imaging

Martha Clare Morris, ScD
Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cognitive decline, epidemiology, nutrition

James A. Mortimer, PhD
University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, cognitive decline, dementia, early detection, epidemiology, imaging, meta-analysis, neuropathology, Parkinson's disease, prevention

Howard T.J. Mount, PhD
University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: APP transgenic mice, BDNF, dopamine, HPLC, mitochondria, mouse behavior, neurotrophin, noradrenaline, object recognition, serotonin

Barbara Mroczko
Medical University of Bialystok, Bialystok, Poland
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, cerebrospinal fluid, diagnostic biomarkers, ELISA method, matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs), mild cognitive impairment, neurodegeneration, tau protein, tissue inhibitors of matrix metalloproteinases (TIMPs)

Elliott Mufson, PhD
Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cholinergic systems, galanin, neurodegeneration, neurotrohic factors, NGF receptors, trangenic mice

Andreas Muhs, PhD
AC Immune SA, Lausanne, Switzerland
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aggregation, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, antibodies, inhibitor, neurodegeneration, pathology, phosphorylation, small chemical entity, spreading, tau, vaccine

Elizabeta B. Mukaetova-Ladinska, MD, PhD, MRCPsych
Newcastle University, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, cytoskeleton, dementia with Lewy bodies, neurodegeneration, synaptic proteins, tau protein

Debashis Mukhopadhyay, PhD
Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics, Kolkata, India
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: AICD, Alzheimer's disease, autophagy, conformational switch, endocytic pathway, Grb2, IUP, proteomics, Ptch1, spinal cord injury

Monique Mulder, PhD
Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, animal models, apolipoprotein E, cardiovascular diseases, cholesterol metabolism, lipids, lipoproteins, vasculature

Francisco J. Muñoz, PhD
Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, BACE1, eIF2alpha, HRI, nitric oxide, nitrotyrosination, oxidative stress, peroxynitrite, PKR

M. Paul Murphy, MA, PhD
University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: amyloid-beta peptide, animal models, APP, BACE1, beta-secretase, gamma secretase, presenilin, transgenic mice

Ian V.J. Murray, PhD
St George's University, St Georges, Grenada West Indies
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, hydroxynonenal, lipidomics, mass spectrometry, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress, protein misfolding, proteomics

Benedetta Nacmias, PhD
University of Florence, Florence, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2021
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, apolipoprotein E, dementia, genetics, neurodegeneration

Sharon Naismith
University of Sydney, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cognitive training, depression, imaging, mild cognitive impairment, neuropsychological functioning, sleep

Kiyotaka Nakagawa, PhD
Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, antioxidant, free radicals, HPLC, lipid peroxidation, lipids, MS, MS/MS, oxidative stress

Lucy Nelson
Brighton and Sussex Medical School, University of Brighton, Falmer, Sussex, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cerebrovascular systems, cognition, hypertension, inflammation, neuro-inflammation, neurovascular unit

Peter T. Nelson, MD, PhD
University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, DLB, microRNAs/miRNAs, neurodegeneration, neuropathology, progranulin/granulin, RNA neurochemistry

Peter Nestor
German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases (DZNE), Magdeburg, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, frontotemporal dementia, mild cognitive impairment, neuroimaging, neuropsychology

Tze Pin Ng, MD
National University of Singapore, Republic of Singapore
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, antioxidants, APOE-e4, cognitive decline, depression, inflammation, metabolic syndrome, mild cognitive impairment, nutrition

Henrietta M. Nielsen, PhD
Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: alpha-synuclein, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-associated proteins, amyloid-beta clearance, astrocytes, CSF biomarkers, inflammation, microglia

Yuping Ning, MD, PhD
Guangzhou Brain Hospital, Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou Medical University, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia, dementia, dementia with Lewy bodies, gene, mild cognitive impairment, neurodegeneration, PDD

Flavio Nobili, MD
University of Genoa, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, brain perfusion SPECT, brain FDG-PET, cognitive impairment, dementia, mild cognitive impairment, neurodegeneration

Agneta Nordberg, MD, PhD
Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, biomarkers, cholinergic system, mild cognitive impairment, neurodegeneration, neurogenesis, nicotinic receptors, positron emission tomorgraphy, therapeutic strategies

Michal Novak, MVD, PhD, DSc
Institute of Neuroimmunology Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
Term expiration: 12/31/2018
Keywords: AD interactome, AD models, Alzheimer's disease, neurodegeneration, tauopathies

Sid E. O'Bryant, PhD
University of North Texas Health Science Center, Fort Worth, Texas, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, biomarkers, cognition, cross-cultural, inflammation, Mexican American, mild cognitive impairment, neuropsychology

Rónán O’Caoimh, MB, MSc
University College Cork, Cork City, Ireland
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: ACE inhibitors, ageing, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, cognitive assessment, cognitive screening, dementia, hypertension, mild cognitive impairment, vascular

Eugene O'Hare, PhD, PGCE
Queen's University, Belfast, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-beta, animal models of drug development, behavioural toxicity, neurodegeneration

Javier Olazarán, MD, PhD
Alzheimer Center Reina Sofia Foundation, Madrid, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, clinical manifestations, functional scales, neuroimaging, neuropsychological tests, non-pharmacological therapies, pharmacological treatment

Marcel Olde Rikkert
Radboud university Medical Centre Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, cost effectiveness, exercise, geriatrics, health services research, prevention, psychosoclal intervention, quality of care

Fabricio Ferreira de Oliveira, MD, MSc
Escola Paulista de Medicina, Federal University of São Paulo (UNIFESP), São Paulo, SP, Brazil
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, aphasia, cognition disorders, education, memory, language, neurodegenerative diseases, pharmacogenetics, rehabilitation
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-8311-0859

Bob Olsson
University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, biomarkers, cerebrospinal fluid, gene expression, genetics, genomics, immunology, microglia, neurodegeneration

Wei-Yi Ong
National University of Singapore, Singapore
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: cholesterol, excitotoxicity, rree radicals, iron, lipids, phospholipase A2

Carola Otth, PhD
Univeridad Austral de Chile, Valdivia, Chile
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: cytoskeleton, herpesviruses, neuroimmflamation, neurotrophic viruses, virology

Teemu Paajanen, MPsych
Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cognition, memory, mild cognitive impairment, neuropsychology

Magdolna Pákáski, MD, PhD
University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: adipokine, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, APP, biomarker, cerebrospinal fluid, cytoskeleton, early diagnosis, mild cognitive impairment, psychometric test

Mercèe Pallàs, PhD
University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, neurodegeneration, neuroprotection, oxidative stress, tau kinases, tau protein

Jennifer Palmer, PhD
University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-β, cerebral blood flow, endothelin, endothelin-converting enzyme, free radicals, vascular dysfunction

Dr. Harish C. Pant
Neuronal Cytoskeletal Protein Regulation, NINDS/NIH, Bethesda, MD, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Cdk5, kinases, neurodegeneration, nervous system function, phosphatases, phosphorylation, regulation and deregulation, signal transduction

Francesco Panza, MD, PhD
University of Bari, Bari, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2022
Keywords: alcohol consumption, depression, diet, disease-modifying drugs, genetics of human longevity, genetics of late-onset Alzheimer’s disease, metabolic syndrome, mild cognitive impairment, predementia syndromes, vascular cognitive impairment

Marie-Christine Pardon, PhD
University Of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, exercise cognition, lifestyle factors, MRI, rodent models, stress

Jérémie Pariente, MD, PhD
INSERM 825, Cognitive Neurology, CHU Purpan, Toulouse, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, amyloid ligand, imaging, memory, MRI, neuropsychology, PET, primary progressive aphasia

Claire Paquet, MD, PhD
Paris Diderot University, INSERM U942, Paris France
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords:

Giulio Maria Pasinetti, MD, PhD
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2018
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, biomarkers, diabetes, drug discovery, metabolic activities and Alzheimer's disease, risk factors

Maria A. Pastor, MD, PhD
University of Navarra 31008 Pamplona, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, ASL, BOLD, brain morphometry, endophenotypes, frontotemporal dementia, functional magnetic resonance imaging, magnetic resonance imaging, mild cognitive impairment

Lucia Pastorino, PhD
Boston University, Boston, MA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, AβPP, phosphorylation, processing, protein conformation, secretases, trafficking

Anna Tünde Patocskai, MD
University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, clock drawing test, cognitive decline, dementia, depression, mild cognitive impairment, screening test

Spencer Luiz Marques Payão, PhD
Universidade Sagrado Coração de Bauru, SP, Brazil
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, apolipoprotein, cytogenetics, genetics, interleukins, markers, molecular techniques, neurodegeneration, ribosomal genes

Jin-Jing Pei, MD, PhD 
Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, GSK3, mTOR, neurodegeneration, neuronal cytoskeleton, p70 S6kinase, protein phosphorylation, signal transduction, tau protein, taupathies

Silvia Pellegrini, PhD 
University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, association studies, gene expression, microarrays, mild cognitive impairment, neurotrophines, SNP

Jordi Peña-Casanova, MD, PhD
Hospital del Mar, Barcelona, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, language, memory, mild cognitive impairment, neuropsychology, praxis, retrogenesis

Dr. Maire Percy
University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, aluminum, Alzheimer's disease, chelators, dementia, free radicals, homocysteine, metals, oxidative stress, vitamins

Roberta Perri
Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

George Perry, PhD
Editor-in-Chief
University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas, USA
george.perry@utsa.edu
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, cytoskeleton, free radicals, metals, mitochondria, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress, phosphorylation
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-6547-0172

Pedro Pesini, PhD
Araclon Biotech Ltd, Zaragoza, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, animal models, clinical trials, CSF biomarkers, early diagnosis, immunotherapy, plasma biomarkers

Leonard Petrucelli
USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords:

Carolina Pires, MD
Hospital do Divino Espírito Santo, Ponta Delgada, Azores, Portugal
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: frontotemporal lobar degeneration, neurodegeneration, neurogenetics, progranulin

M. Cristina Polidori, MD PhD 
Institute of Geriatrics at the University of Cologne, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, dementia, lifestyle, micronutrients, neurodegeneration, nutrition, oxidative stress, prevention

Bogdan O. Popescu, MD, PhD
‘Carol Davila’ University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, apoptosis, cell signaling, cognitive decline, dementia, neurodegeneration, Parkinson's disease, presenilin

Julius Popp, MD
University Hospital of Lausanne, Department of Psychiatry, Lausanne, Switzerland 
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, biomarkers, CSF, homocysteine metabolism, mild cognitive impairment, risk factors

Erik Portelius, PhD
Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Mölndal, Sweden
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-β, amyloid-β protein precursor, biomarkers, cerebrospinal fluid, mass spectrometry, secretases

Domenico Pratico
Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-β, animal models, APP metabolism, homocysteine, inflammation, lipoxygenase, oxidative stress, risk factors

Rui Daniel Prediger, PhD
Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Florianópolis, Brazil
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, animal models, behavior, learning and memory, neuroprotection, psychopharmacology

Niels Prins, MD, PhD
VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, BACE inhibitors, cerebral small vessel disease, clinical trials, dementia, magnetic resonance imaging, monoclonal antibodies, vascular cognitive impairment, vascular dementia

Zhongdong Qiao
Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, epigenetics, inflammation, microglia, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress, phosphorylation, signal transduction

Shucun Qin, MD, PhD
Taishan Medical University, Taian, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, atherosclerosis, cholesterol, free radicals, hydrogen, macrophage, mitochondria, oxidative stress, phosphorylation, sphingomylin

Wei Qiao (Wendy) Qiu
Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, translational research

Joseph Quinn, MD
Oregon Health and Science University and Portland VA Medical Center, Portland, OR, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, clinical trials, copper, CSF biomarkers, metals, omega 3 fatty acids, translational research

Alberto Rábano, MD, PhD
Fundación CIEN, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's pathology, amyloid-beta, cerebrovascular disease, frontotemporal dementia, neurodegenerative diseases, neuropathology, oldest-old, prion protein, tau protein, tauopathies

Sergey P. Radko, PhD
Institute of Biomedical Chemistry, Moscow, Russia
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid-β oligomers, biomarkers, electrophoretic separation, heavy metals, intracellular amyloid-β, proteomics, transcriptomics, zinc

Charles Ramassamy, PhD
INRS-Institut Armand-Frappier, Laval (Québec), Canada
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: aging, antioxidants, flavonoids, lipid oxidation, nutraceutical compounds, nutrition, oxidative stress, polyphenols, protein oxidation, redox-sensitive pathways

Dr. K. S. Jagannatha Rao, PhD, FNASc, FABP, FLS
Institute for Advanced Scientific Research and High Technology Services (INDICASAT), City of Knowledge, Republic of Panamá
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloids, animal models, biomarkers, genomic instability, natural products as drug candidates, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress, Parkinson's disease, synuclein

Ramit Ravona-Springer
Israel
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

P. Hemachandra Reddy, PhD
Texas Tech University Health Science Center, Lubbock, Texas, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: amyloid-β, electron/confocal microscopy, gene expression, inflammation, mitochondrial dysfunction, oxidative stress, synaptic pathology, transgenic mouse models

Ann C. Rice, PhD
Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: gene expression, hippocampus, laser capture microdissection, mitochondria, Morris water maze, mtDNA, neurodegeneration, qPCR, traumatic brain injury

Edo Richard, MD, PhD
University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: cerebral amyloid angiopathy, clinical trials, mixed dementia, prevention, vascular, vascular risk factors

Florence Richard
Université de Lille Nord de France, and Lille University Hospital, Lille, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, disease progression, epidemiology, genetic risk factors, longitudinal study, prognostic factors, risk factors, vascular risk factors

Juha O. Rinne, MD, PhD
Turku PET Centre, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, imaging, memory, neurotransmitters, Parkinson´s disease, PET, positron emission tomography

Vincenzo Rispoli, MD
University Magna Græcia of Catanzaro, Catanzaro, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, cholinesterase inhibitors, attention learning and memory, dementia, electroencephalography, neurodegeneration, neuropharmacology, oxidative stress

Philippe Robert, MD, PhD
University of Nice Sophia Antipolis, Nice, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, BPSD, information and communication technologies, neuropsychiatric symptoms, non-pharmacological treatment

Rosebud Roberts, MD, ChB, MS
Mayo Clinic Rochester, Rochester, MN USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, cardiovascular disease, dietary studies, epidemiology, mild cognitive impairment, type 2 diabetes, vascular risk factors

Renã A. S. Robinson, PhD
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, immune system, lipid metabolism, mass spectrometry, oxidative stress, proteomics, redox proteomics, T-cells, transgenic mouse model

Cecilia M. P. Rodrigues, PhD
University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, apoptosis signaling, cell death control, neurodegeneration, neuroprotection

Sindre Rolstad, PhD
The Sahlgrenska Academy at Göteborg University, Mölndal, Sweden
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: associations between cerebrospinal fluid and cognition, cognition, cognitive reserve, MCI, neuropsychology

Maria Inês Rosa, PhD
Universidade do Extremo Sul Catarinense, Criciúma, SC, Brazil
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: accuracy tests, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, biomarkers, epidemiology, meta-analysis, natural history, prevalence, risk factors, systematic review

Pedro Rosa Neto, MD, PhD
McGill Centre for Studies in Aging, Douglas Hospital Research Center, McGill University, Canada
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, animal imaging, atypical dementias, CSF biomarkers, dementia, imaging analysis, MRI, PET, SPECT

Allyson C. Rosen, PhD, ABPP-CN
Ethics Editor
Palo Alto VA Healthcare System/Stanford School of Medicine, CA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, cognition disorders, cognitive therapy, dementia, ethics, neuroimaging, neuropsychology, psychology, transcranial magnetic stimulation, vascular risk

Donald R. Royall, MD
The University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2019
Keywords: dementing illnesses, executive function, functional outcomes, geriatric depression, longitudinal studies, normal aging, psychometric assessment

Marwan N. Sabbagh, MD, FAAN 
Sun Health Research Institute, Sun City, Arizona, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, dementia, clinical trials, nicotinic receptor

Naruhiko Sahara, PhD
University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, brain aging, FTDP-17, mouse model, neurodegeneration, phosphorylation, protein aggregation, protein biochemistry, tau, tauopathy

Boris Sakic, PhD
McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: animal models, autoimmunity, behavioral analysis, brain reactive antibodies, neuroactive cytokines, neurodegeneration, neuroinflammation

Eric Salmon, MD, PhD 
Cyclotron Research Centre, University of Liège, Liège, Belgium
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cognition, cognitive rehabilitation, dementia, frontal dementia, memory, neurodegeneration, neuroimaging, PET

Raquel Sanchez-Valle, MD, PhD
Alzheimer's disease and other cognitive disorders Unit, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, biomarkers, Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease, familial dementia, frontotemporal dementia, genetic counselling, MRI, progressive aphasia, PSEN1

Marie Sarazin, MD, PhD
Université Paris Descartes, INSERM UMR S894, Paris, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, biomarkers, fronto-temporal dementia, magnetic resonance imaging, mild cognitive imapairment, PET, posterior cortical atrophy, primary progressive aphasia, semantic dementia, tauopathy

Marina Saresella, PhD
IRCCS Fondazione don C Gnocchi ONLUS, Milano, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-β, cytokines, immunology, monocyte, neuroinflammation, peripheral immune tolerance, T lymphocyte subsets, toll like receptors

C. Laura Sayas, PhD
Centro de Investigaciones Biomédicas de Canarias (CIBICAN), Instituto de Tecnologías Biomédicas, Universidad de La Laguna, Tenerife, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: axon outgrowth, end binding proteins (EBs), glycogen synthase kinase-3 (GSK-3), microtubule-associated proteins (MAPs), microtubule plus-end tracking proteins (+TIPs), microtubules, neuronal morphogenesis, phosphorylation, tau

Andrew J. Saykin, PsyD
Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: early stage Alzheimer's disease, genetics, memory, mild cognitive impairment, neuroimaging

Sigfrido Scarpa, PhD 
Sapienza Università di Roma, Rome, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2020
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, B vitamins, DNA methylation, epigenetic mechanisms, homocysteine, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress, S-adenosilmethionine metabolism

Karl-Herbert Schäfer, MD
University of Applied Sciences Kaiserslautern, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, neurodegeneration, neurogastroenterology, neurals stem cells, free radicals, oxidative stress

Stephen Scheff, PhD
University of Kentucky, Sanders-Brown Center on Aging, Lexington, KY, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: mild cognitive impairment, neurodegeneration, neuropathology, oxidative stress, synapses, synaptic plasticity

Prof. dr. Philip Scheltens
VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, cerebrospinal fluid, clinical trials, dementia, dementia with Lewy bodies, frontotemporal dementia, imaging, MRI, PET

Ben Schmand
University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cognitive impairment, neurodegenerative disease, neuropsychological assessment, Parkinson's disease, symptom validity assessment

Matthias Schmitz
University Medical Center Goettingen, Goettingen, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, cellular prion protein, Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease, dementia, prion diseases

Timothy Schultz, MS
Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, Spring House, PA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: biomarkers, clinical trial design, disease modeling, health technology assessment, informatics

Marianne Schultzberg, PhD
Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: allergy, Alzheimer's disease, astrocytes, cytokines, inflammation, microglia, neurodegeneration, phagocytosis, pro-resolving, resolution

Michael Schwenk, PhD
University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: activities of daily living, aging, dementia, exercise training, fall prediction, motor assessment, physical activity

Sang Won Seo, MD, PhD
Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
Term expiration: 12/31/2018
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, cognition, cortical thickness, lacunes, microbleeds, neuroimaging, small vessel disease, vascular dementia, white matter hyperintensities

Joon-Kyung Seong, PhD
Korea University, Seoul, Korea
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, atrophy, brain network, diagnosis, graph theory, machine learning, magnetic resonance imaging, prediction

Alessandro Serretti, MD, PhD 
University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, drug treatment, genetics, pharmacogenetics

Sudha Seshadri, MD 
Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: biomarkers, epidemiology, genetic epidemiology, genetics, homocysteine, leptin, MRI, neurotrophic factors, stroke, vascular cognitive impairment

Cinzia Severini, PhD
Institute of Cell Biology and Neurobiology, National Research Council, Rome, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: amyloid, Alzheimer’s disease, neuroinflammation, neuropeptides, neuropharmacology

Pashtun Shahim, MD
Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, biomarkers, CSF, neurodegeneration

Les Shaw
USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords:

Thomas B. Shea, PhD
Senior Editor
University of Massachusetts*Lowell, Lowell, Massachusetts, USA
Thomas_Shea@uml.edu
Term expiration: 12/31/2033
Keywords: amyloid-β, clinical trials, cytoskeletal development and abnormalities, multi-electrode array cultures, neuronal signaling, nutritional intervention, oxidative damage, primary cultures, transgenic mice

Yong Shen, MD, PhD
Roskamp Institute, Sarasota, Florida, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, beta-secretase, biomarker, early diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease, glial activation, inflammation, neurodegeneration, neurogenesis, vascular dementia

Yuan Shen, MD, PhD
Tenth People's Hospital of Tongji University, Shanghai, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, axon, biomarker, neurodegeneration, retinal nerve, white matter

Jiong Shi, MD PhD
St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, autoimmune, deep brain stimulation, inflammation, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress, pharmacology, tau

Sheng-Liang Shi, PhD
Guangxi Medical University, Nanning, Guangxi, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, mild cognitive impairment, neurodegeneration, neuronal thread protein, phosphorylation, vascular dementia

YongSoo Shim, MD, PhD
The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, Korea
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, brain reserve, stroke, vascular dementia, vascular factors

Shun Shimohama, MD, PhD
Sapporo Medical University, Sapporo, Japan 
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: acetylcholine, aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, microglia, neurodegeneration, neuroprotection, neurotransmitter, nicotine, receptor

Lynne Shinto, ND, MPH
Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, antioxidants, biomarkers, clinical trials, nutrition, omega-3 fatty acids

Dr. Mario Siervo
Newcastle University, Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: cognitive decline, dementia, endothelial function, metabolic syndrome, nitric oxide, obesity, sarcopenia, weight loss

Laurel O. Sillerud
USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords:

Jeff Silverstein
USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords:

Mauro Silvestrini, MD
Marche Polytechnic University, Ancona, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: AD prevention, Alzheimer's disease, atherosclerosis, cerebral blood flow, mild cognitive impairment, neurovascular unit, vascular hypothesis of AD, vascular risk factors for AD

Andy Simmons
King's College London, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: biomarker discovery, diffusion tensor imaging (DTI), functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), magnetic resonance spectroscopy (MRS), neuroimaging, PET

Neena Singh, MD, PhD
Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, metals, mitochondria, neurodegeneration, iron, prion disease

Sim K. Singhrao
University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, animal models, brain, co-morbidities, dementia, infection, inflammation, innate immunity, neurodegeneration, periodontitis

Silvia Siqueira, DDS, PhD
University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: cytokines, dentistry, headache, neuropathic pain, oral health, pain, periodontal disease, sensory testing

Andrea Slachevsky
University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, caregiver burden, cognitive biomarker, executive function, frontotemporal dementia, functional evaluation, neuropsychology, screening test

Gary W. Small, MD
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's, dementia, genetic risk, MRI, PET, prevention

J. Carson Smith, PhD
The University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: exercise, fMRI, neuroimaging, physical activity

Marilia Arruda Cardoso Smith
Federal University of Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, epigenetics, free radicals, gene expression, genomics, medical genetics, neurodegeneration, progeroid syndromes, ribosomal genes

Lieke L. Smits, MSc
VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, cognition, dementia, mild cognitive impairment, neuropsychology

Hilkka Soininen, MD, PhD
University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
Term expiration: 12/31/2018
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, biomarkers, clinical trials, diagnostics, entorhinal cortex, genetics, hippocampus, lifestyle risk factors, mild cognitive impairment, MRI

Vincenzo Solfrizzi, MD, PhD
University of Bari, "A. Moro", Bari, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, depression, fatty acids, frailty in the elderly, genetics, Mediterranean diet, nutrition, olive oil, vascular risk factors

Aaron A. Sorensen, MA
Scientometrics Editor
Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: bibliometrics, informatics, scientometrics

Gianfranco Spalletta, MD, PhD
IRCCS Santa Lucia Foundation, Neuropsychiatry Laboratory, Rome, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, apathy, behavioral symptoms, clinical outcome, depression, mild cognitive impairment, structural neuroimaging

Rosanna Squitti, PhD
AFaR – Osp. Fatebenefratelli, Isola Tiberina, Rome, Italy 
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, ATP7B, copper, ceruloplasmin, free copper, hemochromatosis, iron, metal, transferrin, zinc therapy

Natalia Stefanova, PhD
Institute of Cytology and Genetics SB RAS, Novosibirsk, Russia
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, CNS immunosenescence, mitochondria, neurodegeneration, neuroprotection, oxidative stress

Florindo Stella
UNESP - Universidade Estadual Paulista, Brazil
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, clinical practice, dementia, mild cognitive impairment, neurodegeneration, neuroimaging, neuropsychiatric symptoms, neuropsychology, treatment

Konstantinos Stellos, MD
J.W. Goethe University Frankfurt, Frankfurt/Main, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, amyloid-β, atherosclerosis, biomarker, cardiovascular risk factors, coronary artery disease, endothelial cells, myocardial infarction, platelets, SDF-1, vascular inflammation

Alexis M. Stranahan, PhD
Georgia Health Sciences University, Augusta, Georgia, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, dendritic spine, learning and memory, long-term potentiation, neuroendocrinology, neurotrophic factor, synapse

Diansan Su
Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, anesthetics, postoperative cognitive dysfunction

Shu-Wei (Richard) Sun
Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, animal models, axon, MRI, multiple sclerosis, myelin, neurodegeneration, neuroimage, white matter

Toshiharu Suzuki, PhD
Hokkaido University, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Sapporo, Japan
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: alpha-secretase, Alzheimer's disease, APP binding proteins, APP metabolism, beta-secretase, gamma-secretase, membrane protein trafficking, protein phosphorylation

Robert A. Sweet, MD
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer Disease, behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia (BPSD), cortical synapses, genetics, neurostereology, psychosis, quantitative fluorescence microscopy

Russell H. Swerdlow, MD
University of Kansas  School of Medicine, Kansas City, Kansas, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cognition, dementia, exercise, mitochondria, neurodegeneration

Kinga Szigeti
University of Buffalo SUNY, Buffalo, NY, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords:

Massimo Tabaton, MD
Deputy Editor
University of Genova, Genova, Italy
mtabaton@neurologia.unige.it
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: amyloid-beta, APP processing, beta-secretase, markers: FTD, mild cognitive impairment, tau protein

Andrea Tales
Swansea University, Swansea, Wales, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, attention, dementia, methodology, mild cognitive impairment, reaction time, vision

Lan Tan, MD, PhD
Qingdao University, Qingdao, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, association studies, biomarkers, gene expression, genetics, polymorphism

Yoshitaka Tatebayashi, MD, PhD
Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Medical Science, Tokyo, Japan
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, bipolar disorder, cytoskeleton, fatty acid, lipid, major depressive disorder, myelin, oligodendrocyte progenitor cells, schizophrenia

Stefan Teipel, MD
German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases (DZNE) and University Medicine Rostock, Rostock, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, biomarker, DTI, early diagnosis, MRI, neurodegeneration, PET

Tricia A. Thornton-Wells, PhD
Vanderbilt Kennedy Center for Research on Human Development, Nashville, TN, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: bioinformatics, computational methods, Down syndrome, endophenotypes, epistasis, genetic heterogeneity, mild cognitive impairment, neuroimaging, quantitative traits, statistical genetics

Sandrine Thuret, PhD
King's College London, London, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, depression, diet, neurogenesis, nutrition, stem cells

Mary C. Tierney, PhD, CPsych
University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada 
Term expiration: 12/31/2019
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, diagnostic criteria for dementia, estrogen, mild cognitive impairment, neuropsychology, physical activity, psychological aspects of aging

Karim Tifratene, MD
Centre hospitalo-universitaire de Nice, Nice, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, big data, epidemiology, gerontechnology, health policy, mild cognitive impairment, public health

Prof. Dr. Jorge Tolivia
University of Oviedo, Oviedo, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, Apo D, apolipoproteins, neurodegeneration, staining methods, TEM

Anna-Maija Tolppanen, PhD
University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland 
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cohort studies, dementia, epidemiology, longitudinal studies, register-based studies, risk factors

Ikuo Tooyama, MD, PhD 
Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Japan 
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: acetylcholine, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, curcumin, microglia, neuroinflamation, neurotransmitter, neuroanatomy, MRI

Duygu Tosun-Turgut, PhD
University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, atrophy, mild cognitive impairment, MRI, multimodality neuroimaging, multivariate statistics, PET, prediction model

Daan van Abel, PhD
Free University Medical Centre (VUMC), Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, bioinformatics, cell cycle, gene regulation, genetics, genome-wide, molecular biology, next-generation-sequencing, transcriptional networks

Christine Van Broeckhoven, PhD, DSc
VIB, Institute Born-Bunge and University of Antwerp, Antwerpen, Belgium
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, CNS neurodegeneration, dementias, frontal temporal lobar degeneration, linkage and association studies, molecular genetics, Parkinson's disease

Jenny T. van der Steen, PhD
VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: dementia, end of life, epidemiology, family caregiving, infections, longitudinal studies, nursing homes, palliative care, quality of life, treatment decision making

Job van Exel
Erasmus University Rotterdam, the Netherlands
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: family care, informal care, quality of life, subjective burden

William E. Van Nostrand, PhD
Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, amyloid-β protein precursor, assembly, cerebral amyloid angiopathy, mouse models

Susanne J. van Veluw, MSc
Brain Center Rudolf Magnus, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, neuroimaging, neuropathology, postmortem MRI, small vessel disease, 7Tesla, vascular pathology

Nick van Wijk, MSc
Nutricia Advanced Medical Nutrition, Nutricia Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, B-vitamins, choline, diet, membrane, neurotransmission, nutrition, phospholipid, synaptic dysfunction, synapse formation

Fabrizio Vecchio, PhD
Brain Connectivity Laboratory, IRCCS San Raffaele Pisana, Rome, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cognitive decline, EEG, functional coupling

László Vécsei
University of Szeged, Hungary
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, excitototoxins, kynurenines, mitochondrial disturbances, neurodegeneration, neuroprotection, Parkinson's disease

Gloria Lena Vega, PhD
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Texas, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, cardiovascular risk factors, 24-hydroxycholesterol, insulin resistance, LDL

Milen Velinov, MD, PhD
New York State Institute for Basic Research in Developmental Disabilities, Staten Island, NY, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: chromosome 21 and Alzheimer's disease, dementia in chromosomal disorders, dementia in Down syndrome, Down syndrome, early onset Alzheimer's disease, genetics of Alzheimer's disease, neurodegenerative disorders, presenillin 1 mutations, psychiatric manifestations, telomere shortening

Marcel M. Verbeek
Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-β-associated factors, amyloid-β clearance, apolipoprotein E, biomarkers, cerebral amyloid angiopathy, cerebrospinal fluid, heat shock proteins, inflammation, Parkinson's disease

Marie-Noël Vercambre, PhD
MGEN Foundation for Public Health, Paris, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: cognitive decline, epidemiology, health behaviour, nutrition, occupational health

Fabrizio Vernieri
Policlinico Universitario, Roma, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, cerebral hemodynamics, Doppler, free radicals, metals, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress, vascular dementia

Chiara Villa, PhD
University of Milan, Milan, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, frontotemporal lobar degeneration, genetics, inflammation, microRNAs, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress, SNPs

Alberto Villarejo
Hospital Universitario Doce de Octubre, Madrid, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, biomarkers, dementia, epidemiology, mortality

Victor L. Villemagne, MD
Austin Health, Melbourne, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid imaging, neuroreceptor imaging, neurodegeneration, Parkinson's disease

Jose Viña, PhD
Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: antioxidants, estrogens, exercise, gender, longevity genes, MAPkinases, mitochondria, phytoestrogens, RCAN, vitamin E

Mark Walterfang
Royal Melbourne Hospital and University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: frontotemporal dementia, magnetic resonance imaging, shape analysis, structural imaging

JR Walton, PhD
University of New South Wales, Sydney NSW, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aged (non-transgenic) animal models, aluminum, Alzheimer's disease, disease mechanisms, metal-induced neurotoxicity

Jian-Zhi Wang, MD
Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, cell apoptosis, cytoskeletal organization, neurodegeneration, protein kinases, protein phosphatases, tau phosphorylation

Mingwei Wang, MD, PhD
First Hospital of Hebei Medical University, Shijiazhuang, Hebei, PR China
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, cholesterol, cognition, hippocampus, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress, stress, transcranial magnetic stimulation

Pei-Ning Wang, MD
University of Yang-Ming, School of Medicine, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, apolipoprotein E, biomarkers, cognition, dementia, mild cognitive impairment, neuroimaging, oxidative stress

Xiaochuan Wang, PhD
Tongji Medical College, Wuhan, Hubei, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: 14-3-3, Alzheimer’s disease, I1PP2A, I2PP2A, neurodegeneration, nuclear transportation, oxidative stress, phosphorylation, PP2A, tau

Wim Waterink, PhD
Open University of the Netherlands, Heerlen, The Netherlands
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, gerontosexuology, psychology, psychophysiology

Amber Watts, PhD
University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, cognitive aging, inflammation, metabolic syndrome, periodontal disease, physical activity, prevention, sedentary behavior, statistical modeling

Malin Wennström, PhD
Lund University, Malmö, Sweden
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, CSF biomarkers, dementia, depression, glial cells, neurodegeneration, neuroinflammation, NG2, pericytes, stress

Eric Westman, PhD
Care Sciences and Society, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), magnetic resonance spectroscopy (MRS)

Whitney Wharton, PhD 
University of Wisconsin, Madison, Madison, WI, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, angiotensin converting enzyme, blood pressure, clinical trial, cognition, estrogen, hormone therapy, hypertension, vascular risk

Peter J. Whitehouse MD, PhD
Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cognitive neuroscience, dementia, environmental health, ethics, health care, history, integrative medicine, MCI

Christina E. Wierenga, PhD
University of California San Diego and the VA San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, CA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, APOE, arterial spin labeling, cerebral blood flow, cognition, fMRI, mild cognitive impairment, neuroimaging, neuropsychology

Lachlan Wilson
Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords:

Anders Wimo, MD, PhD
Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer´s Disease, epidemiology, health economics, informal care, pharmacoeconomics, resource utilization

Didier Wion, PhD
INSERM U836, Grenoble Institut Neurosciences, Grenoble, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, glioma, pericyte, vitamin D

Oliver Wirths, PhD
University Medicine Goettingen, Goettingen, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, behavior, immunohistochemistry, intracellular Abeta, pyroglutamate, transgenic mice

Urszula Wojda, PhD, DSc
International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, and the Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, Warsaw, Poland
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, apoptosis, calcium signaling, cell cycle, lymphocytes, neurodegeneration, p21, presenilins

Prof. Richard Woodman
Flinders University, Adelaide SA, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: alcohol, biostatistics, cardiovascular risk factors, diabetes, endothelial function, epidemiology, n-3 fatty acids, nutrition, physical activity

Diana S. Woodruff-Pak, PhD
Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: amyloid-beta immunohistochemistry, animal models, early detection, hippocampus-essential tasks, immunotherapy, learning, memory, nicotinic acetylcholine receptors, preclinical assessment of therapies

Prof. Jinglong Wu, PhD
Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology, Okayama University, Japan
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, attention, cognitive decline, cognitive reserve, early diagnosis of dementia, event-related potential (ERPs), fMRI, neuroimaging, physical function

Nan Wu, PhD
Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan, Hubei, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-β, immunohistochemistry, memory, neurodegeneration, olfactory defect, transgenenic models

Zhi-Ying Wu, MD, PhD
Huashan Hospital, Fudan University, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, apolipoprotein E, association, ATP binding cassette transporter A1 (ABCA1), genetics, leucine-rich repeat kinase 2(LRRK2), neurodegeneration, oxidative stress

Weiming Xia, PhD
Department of Veterans Affairs, ENRM Veterans Hospital, Bedford, MA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, animal model, biomarker, drug development, neurodegeneration, neural development, presenilin, secretase, zebrafish

Jiang-Ping Xu, PhD
Southern Medical University, Guangzhou, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-β, apoptosis, C reaction protein, cellular signaling, cognitive behavior, growth factor, neuroinflammation, phosphodiesterase

Shujun Xu, PhD
Ningbo University, Ningbo, Zhejiang, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Aβ, Alzheimer's disease, astrocyte, degradation, long term potentiation, lysosome, mitochondria, NMDA receptor, synapse formation, synapse plasticity

Xuemin Xu, PhD
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2018
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-beta protein, apoptosis, gamma-secretase, neurodegeneration

Masahito Yamada, MD, PhD
Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: amyloid, Alzheimer's disease, cerebral amyloid angiopathy, dementia, prion diseases, senile dementia of the neurofibrillary tangle type

ShiDu Yan
University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid biology, animal model, energy metabolism, mitochondrial pathophysiological function, neurodegeneration, signal transduction, synaptic pathology

Xiao-Xin Yan, BM, MS, PhD
Central South University Xiangya School of Medicine, Changsha, Hunan, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: adult neurogenesis, Alzheimer's disease, amyloidosis, axonopathy, brain aging, neuritic dystrophy, neurodegeneration, neuroplasticity, β-secretase, γ-secretase

Xifei Yang, MD, PhD
Shenzhen Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Shenzhen, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, copper, environmental exposure, epigenetics, iron, neurodegeneration, neuroprotection, oxidative stress, proteomics, tau

Yi Yang, PhD
Hangzhou Normal University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, apoptosis, autophagy, axonal degeneration, axonal transport, dendritic degeneration, mitochondria, neurodegeneration

Richard D. Ye
Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: amyloid, cytokines, endocytosis, G protein-coupled receptors, glial cells, inflammation

Görsev Yener, MD, PhD
Dokuz Eylül University, Izmir, Turkey
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, brain oscillations, EEG, ERP, frontotemporal dementia, neurophysiology, psychophysiology

Selma Yilmazer, PhD
Istanbul University, Cerrahpasa Faculty of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-β, in vitro models, molecular biology, neurodegeneration, vitamin D

Jin-Tai Yu, MD, PhD
Qingdao University, Qingdao, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, APOE, autophagy, biomarkers, genetics, microRNA, neuroinflammation, polymorphism

ShengYuan Yu, PhD
The Chinese PLA General Hospital, Beijing, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, biomarker, comorbidity, dementia, emotional dysfunction, epidemiology, gene, mitochondria, neurodegeneration

Yunzhou Yu, PhD
Beijing Institute of Biotechnology, Beijing, P.R. China
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, antibody, gene engineering, gene therapy, genetic engineering, immune, immunotherapy, vaccine

Aidong Yuan, MD, PhD
New York University School of Medicine/Nathan Kline Institute, Orangeburg, New York, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, axonal transport, cytoskeleton, neurodegeneration, neurofilament

Asgar Zaheer, PhD
University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics and VA Health Care System, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, animal models, glial cells, neurodegeneration, neuroinflammation, oxidative stress, signal transduction, stress kinases

Prof. Inga Zerr, MD
Georg-August University Göttingen, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, biomarker, cerebrospinal fluid, dementia, dementia with Lewy bodies, genomics, imaging, neuropsychology, prion, proteomics, risk factors

Henrik Zetterberg, MD, PhD 
Senior Editor
The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Molndal, Sweden
henrik.zetterberg@clinchem.gu.se
Term expiration: 12/31/2021
Keywords: amyloid beta, amyloid beta precursor protein, biomarkers, cerebrospinal fluid, plasma, secretases, tau

Jing Zhang, MD, PhD
University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, biomarkers, Parkinson's disease

Wandong Zhang, MD, PhD
Human Health Therapeutics, National Research Council of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-β peptides, ApoE, blood-brain barrier, cholesterol, insulin signaling, metals, neuroinflammation, oxidative stress, tau

Xinqing Zhang, MD
Xuanwu Hospital Capital Medical University, Xicheng District, Beijing, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, clinical diagnosis, therapy, vascular cognitive impairment

Yu Zhang, MD
VA Medical Center and University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, diffusion tensor imaging, frontotemporal lobar degeneration, magnetic resonance imaging, mild cognitive impairment, MRI morphometry, neurodegeneration, Parkinson's disease, perfusion MRI

Zhanjun Zhang, MD
Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, cognitive, diabetes, diffusion tensor imaging (DTI), functional MRI, genes, imaging, network, neurodegeneration

Liqin Zhao, PhD
University of Kansas School of Pharmacy, Lawrence, KS, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, apolipoproteins, energy metabolism, gene expression and regulation, insulin signaling, menopause, mitochondria, neurobiology of aging, sex differences, sex hormones

Li Zheng, MD, PhD
Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, antioxidant, autophagy, early endosome, free radicals, lysosomes, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress

Wenxia Zhou, PhD
Beijing Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Beijing, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, beta-secretase, drug target, metals, network pharmacology, neurodegeneration, system biology, traditional Chinese medicine

Xin-Wen Zhou MD, PhD
Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, P.R. China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: AGEs, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, GSK3, homosysteine, oxidative stress, phosphorylation, PP2A, RAGE, tau

David C. Zhu, PhD
Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, DIT, fMRI, functional connectivity, MRI methods, structural connectivity

Ling-Qiang Zhu, PhD
Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, P.R.China
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, axonopathy, dendritic spine, glycogen synthase kinase 3, memory, neurodegeneration, protein phosphatase, synaptic plasticity, taupathy

Xiongwei Zhu, PhD
Deputy Editor
Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
xiongwei.zhu@case.edu
Term expiration: 12/31/2019
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, cell cycle control, cytoskeletal organization, mitochondria, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress,Parkinson's disease, signal transduction

Yi Zhun Zhu, MD, PhD
Fudan University, School of Pharmacy, Shanghai, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, behavior, cognition, free radicals, gasotransmitters, inflammation, mitochondria, natural products, oxidative stress, signaling pathway

Tania Zieschang, MD
Agaplesion Bethanien Hospital, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: clinical trials, delirium, dementia, fall recording (and dementia), falls (and dementia), motor training (and dementia), palliative care (and dementia)

Anna Zimny, PhD
Medical University, Wroclaw, Poland
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, brain atrophy, diffusion tensor imaging, mild cognitive impairment, MR spectroscopy, neuroimaging, perfusion weighted imaging

Robert Zivadinov, MD, PhD
University of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, brain atrophy, conventional MRI, diffusion tensor imaging, iron imaging, magnetic resonance imaging, non-conventional MRI, optical coherence tomography, treatment

Roman Zubarev, PhD
Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Term expiration: 12/31/2014
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, biomarkers, blood analysis, isoaspartate, mass spectrometry, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress, proteinopathy, proteomics