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

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
Jose Abisambra
Maheen Mausoof Adamson
Paula Agostinho
Gary Arendash
Beatrice Arosio
J. Wesson Ashford
Jason Brandt
Paulo Caramelli
Jack C. de la Torre
Sebastiaan Engelborghs
Daniela Galimberti
Debomoy Lahiri
Piotr Lewczuk
Patrizia Mecocci
Francesco Panza
Sang Won Seo
Thomas Shea
Lan Tan
Jin-Tai Yu
Henrik Zetterberg

Associate Editors

Carlo Abbate, PhD
Fondazione IRCCS Ca' Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
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
Senior Editor
Sanders-Brown Center on Aging, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
joe.abisambra@uky.edu
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, chaperones, endoplasmic reticulum, heat shock proteins, Hsp27, Hsp70, tau, tauopathies, traumatic brain injury

George K. Acquaah-Mensah, PhD
MCPHS University, School of Pharmacy-Worcester, Manchester, NH, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, computational biology, network inference, oxidative stress, senescence, transcriptional regulatory networks
ORCID iD: 0000-0003-3984-8327

Maheen Mausoof Adamson, PhD
Senior Editor
Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford, CA & Veterans Affairs, Palo Alto, CA, USA
madamson@stanford.edu
Term expiration: 12/31/2018
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, APOE ε4, cognitive aging, DTI, expertise, fMRI, healthy aging, memory, MRI, traumatic brain injury

Paula Agostinho, PhD
Senior Editor
University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
pmgagostinho@gmail.com
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, permeability, synapsis, synaptic transmission

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: 12/31/2018
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

Eman Al-khateeb, MBChB, MSc, PhD
University of Jordan, Amman, Jordan
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, apolipoprotein, biomarkers, cognitive impairment, cholesterol, copper, dementia, lipid profile, metals

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
College of Staten Island, Staten Island, NY, USA
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: 12/31/2019
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, cardiovascular risk factors, genetics, mild cognitive impairment, MRI, neuroimaging, PET, vascular dementia

Giuseppina Amadoro, PhD
Institute of Translational Pharmacology and European Brain Research Institute, Rome, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, mitochondria, neurodegeneration, synapses, tau protein(s), tauopathies

Charles T. Ambrose, MD
University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: angiogenesis, capillary density, neuroangiogenesis, senile dementia, vascular cognitive impairment

Francesco Amenta, MD
University of Camerino, Camerino, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: acetylcholine, aging, Alzheimer's disease, animal models, blood-brain barrier, clinical trials, immunochemistry and immunocytochemistry, neurotransmitter systems
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-0555-1034

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

Shea Andrews, BSc(HonsClass1)/BA
Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: cognition, cognitive decline, environmental risk factors, gene-environment interaction, genetic epidemiology, genetics

Sandrine Andrieu, MD, PhD
UMR1027 Inserm, Toulouse University, Toulouse, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, clinical epidemiology, clinical trial, prevention, preventive trial, public health, Toulouse France

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

Kaarin J. Anstey, PhD
The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: cognitive decline, depression, driving, epidemiology, longitudinal studies, neuroimaging, prevention, risk factors
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-9706-9316

Brian S. Appleby, MD
Case Western University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease, fatal familial insomnia, frontotemporal dementia, Gerstmann-Straussler-Scheinker syndrome, prion disease, rapidly progressive dementia, young onset dementia

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: 12/31/2018
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: 12/31/2023
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

Mercedes Armand-Ugón, PhD
Institute of Neuropathology-IDIBELL, L'Hospitalet de LLobregat, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's Disease, amyloid, animal model, mitochondria, oxidative stress

Beatrice Arosio, PhD
Senior Editor
Università degli Studi di Milano, Milan Italy
beatrice.arosio@unimi.it
Term expiration: 12/31/2020
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, biological markers, inflammation, mild cognitive impairment, neurodegeneration

Eva Mª Arroyo-Anlló, PhD
University of Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, cognitive rehabilitation, cognitive stimulation, dementia, implicit memory, neuropsychology, procedural memory, self-awareness, self-consciousness, semantic memory

Takashi Asada, PhD, MD
University of Tsukuba, Japan
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, BPSD, care, cognition, dementia, epidemiology, MCI, neuroimaging, prevention, risk factor

J. Wesson Ashford, MD, PhD
Senior Editor
Stanford / VA Aging Clinical Research Center, Palo Alto, California, USA 
ashford@stanford.edu 
Term expiration: 12/31/2020
Keywords: clinical trials, genetics, MRI, PET

Ester Aso Pérez, PhD
Hospital Universitari de Bellvitge, L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, animal model, behavior, cannabinoids, cognition, neuropharmacology

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: 12/31/2015
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
Keywords: GSK3 phosphorylation, microtubules, neuron regeneration, neuronal cytoskeleton, protein phosphorylation, stem cells, tau protein, tauopathies, transgenic mice

Claudio Babiloni, PhD
University of Rome "La Sapienza", Rome, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2021
Keywords: early diagnosis and progression of Alzheimer's disease, electroencephalographic and magnetoencephalographic rhythms, event-related magnetic fields, event-related potentials, functional magnetic resonance imaging, positron emission tomography, single photon emission computerized tomography, structural magnetic resonance imaging, transcranial magnetic stimulation

Stephen Bach
University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

Francesca Baglio, MD
Don Gnocchi Foundation, IRCCS, Milan, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2018
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, cognitive stimulation therapy, dementia, diffusion tensor imaging, fMRI, mild cognitive impairment, MRI, neuroimaging

Vladan Bajic, PhD, VMD
University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, cell cycle, centromere, mitochondria, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress, stem cells, X chromosome
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-2333-8245

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, subjective 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

Stavros J. Baloyannis, MD, PhD
Aristotelian University of Thessaloniki and Research Institute for Alzheimer’s disease, Thessaloniki, Greece
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, cytoskeleton, dendritic spines, electron microscopy, free radicals, Golgi apparatus, metals, mitochondria, oxidative stress, synapses
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-6865-1075

Steve Balsis, PhD
Texas A&M University, College Station, TX USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, assessment, cognitive, Item Response Theory, statistics

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: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, biomarkers, FDG, FTLD, glucose, MR imaging, PET imaging, tau

Andrius Baskys, MD, PhD
Riverside Psychiatric Medical Group, Riverside, CA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: brain aging, CD34+, cytokines, extracellular matrix, mechanisms of aging, MMP9, next generation sequencing, single nucleotide polymorphisms, theories of aging, vascular cognitive impairment, vascular dementia

Christine Bastin, PhD
Cyclotron Research 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

Michel Baudry
Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona, CA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
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: 12/31/2018
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

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

Frederick P. Bellinger, PhD
University of Hawaii John A. Burns School of Medicine, Honolulu, HI, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, biometals, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress, Parkinson’s disease, selenium, selenoproteins, synaptic development, synaptic plasticity

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: 12/31/2017
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: 12/31/2015
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: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, frontotemporal lobar degeneration, genetic counseling, genetic risk factors, genetic testing, genotype-phenotype correlation, mutation, neurobiology of diseases, progranulin

Christoph Berger, PhD
University Medicine at the University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: cognitive decline, EEG, emotion, eyetracking, interaction of emotion and executive function, magnetic resonance imaging, psychophysiology, visual attention, working memory
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-0832-5526

Visar Berisha, PhD
Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: computational models applied to neuroscience, machine learning, signal processing with applications to medical imaging, speech and language production and perception, statistics

Ilya Bezprozvanny
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, TX, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, calcium, dantrolene, endoplasmic reticulum, inositol trisphosphate, ryanodine, store-operated calcium entry, synaptic spines

Narayan R. Bhat, PhD
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015 (pending)
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, cerebrovascular dysfunction, diet, glia, neurodegeneration, neuroinflammation, signal transduction, tau

Ram J. Bishnoi, MD
University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, biomarkers, mild cognitive impairment, neuroimaging, neuroinflammation
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-5202-5117

Daniel Bittner, MD
University Hospital of Strasbourg and University of Strasbourg, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: brain atrophy, dementia with Lewy bodies, fluctuations, hallucinations, inflammation, mild cognitive impairment, MRI, neuroborreliosis, prodromal Alzheimer's Disease, prodromal dementia with Lewy bodies

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

Maddalena Boccia, PhD Student
Università La Sapienza and IRCCS Fondazione Santa Lucia, Roma, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015 (pending)
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, fMRI, learning, memory, neuropsychology, priming, topographical orientation, visuo-spatial abilities

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 dysfunction, Na/K-pump, neurodegenerative diseases, reactive oxygen (nitrogen) species

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

Konstantinos S. Bonotis, MD, PhD
University of Thessaly, Larisa, Greece
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, biomarkers, cytokines, dementia, drawings, inflammation, neurogeneration
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-6668-7429

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

Claire Boutoleau-Bretonnière
France
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, behavior, behavioral variant of frontotemporal dementia, frontotemporal dementia, scale of behavior, social cognition

Richard Bowen
USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

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
Santa Lucia Foundation, IRCCS, Rome, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2020
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, dementia, diffusion tensor imaging, fMRI, MRI, neuroimaging, voxel-based morphometry

Stefano Brancorsini, PhD
University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, biomarkers, gene expression, miRNA, mitochondria, molecular neuropathology, oxidative stress, polymorphisms
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-8410-7248

Jason Brandt, PhD
Senior Editor
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
jbrandt1@jhmi.edu
Term expiration: 12/31/2018
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

Jean-Pierre Brion, MD, PhD
Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, neurofibrillary tangles, phosphorylation, senile plaque, tau proteins, tauopathy
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-1917-775X

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

Ralph Buchert, PhD
Charite - University Medical Center Berlin, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: decision support system, hippocampus volumetry, MRI-based volumetry, positron emission tomography, single photon emission tomography, tracer kinetic modelling, voxel-based morphometry

Vladimir Buchman
Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, frontotemporal dementia, mouse models, neurodegeneration, Parkinson's disease, presynaptic neurotransmitter turnover, protein aggregation in vivo, synuclein(s)

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

Saartje Burgmans, PhD
Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
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 Muñoz, 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: 12/31/2022
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid beta-peptide, mild cognitive impairment, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress, oxidatively modified proteins, proteomics, progression of AD

Meryl A. Butters, PhD
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: cognition, depression, executive function, late-life mood disorders, memory, neuropsychology

Paolo Caffarra, MD
University of Parma, Parma, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: cognitive functions, dementia, memory, neuropsychology

Liliana Calderón-Garcidueñas, MA, MD, PhD
University of Montana, Missoula, MT, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease and Parkinson's disease in air pollution exposed children, air pollution and CNS, environmental pathology, neurodegenerative pathology, neurotoxicology

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

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

Chuanhai Cao
University of South Florida, USF-Health Byrd Alzheimer's Institute, Tampa, FL, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: alpha synuclein, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-beta, immunotherapy, inflammation, nutriceuticals, Parkinson's disease, T cell, T cell receptor, vaccine

Liu Cao
China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, DNA damage

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 
Senior Editor
Federal University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
caramelli@ufmg.br
Term expiration: 12/31/2019
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, biomarkers, cognitive testing, dementia, epidemiology, pharmacological treatment

Miryam Carecchio, MD
Amedeo Avogadro University, Novara, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, corticobasal degeneration, CSF, extrapyramidal, frontotemporal 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: 12/31/2015
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: 12/31/2017
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

Ignacio Casado Naranjo, MD, PhD
Hospital San Pedro de Alcántara, Cáceres, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, atherosclerosis, atrial fibrillation, cerebrovascular diseases, cognitive decline, intima-media thickness, mild cognitive impairment, vascular cognitive impairment, vascular risk factors, white matter hyperintensities

Prof. Fiorella Casamenti 
University of Florence, Florence, Italy 
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
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

Christian-Alexandre Castellano, PhD
Université de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: animal physiology, atrophy, cerebral hypometabolism, brain energy, insulin resistance, ketones, MCT, nutrition, omega-3 fatty acids, PET

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

Rosaria A. Cavallaro, PhD
Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, B vitamins, DNA methylation, epigenetics, neurodegeneration, one-carbon metabolism, oxidative stress, thiols

Angel Cedazo-Minguez
Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
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

Jesus Cespon
IRCCS Centro San Giovanni di Dio Fatebenefratelli, Brescia, Italy; University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, brain plasticity, cognitive functions, cognitive rehabilitation, event-related potentials (ERP), mild cognitive impairment, non-invasive biomarkers, stimulus-response compatibility tasks, transcranial electrical stimulation (TES), transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS)

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

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

Yu-Ling Chang, PhD
National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, cognitive aging, executive function, functional connectivity, genetic risk factors, learning and memory, mild cognitive impairment, neuroimaging, neuropsychological tests, neuropsychology

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

Abha Chauhan, PhD
NYS Institute for Basic Research in Developmental Disabilities, Staten Island, NY, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, free radicals, glutathione, mitochondria, nutrition, oxidative stress, protein kinases

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

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: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-beta, cell signaling, diagnosis, epidemiology, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress, pathogenesis, pharmacotherapy, transgenic mice

Yu-Hua Chen, MD, PhD
China Medical University, Shenyang, Liaoning, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, angiogenesis, blood-brain barrier, bone marrow-derived cells, endothelial cells, neurodegeneration, neurovascular unit

Carol Yim-lui Cheung, PhD
Singapore Eye Research Institute; Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School; National University of Singapore, Singapore
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, neurodegeneration, ocular imaging, optic nerve, optical coherence tomography, retina, retinal ganglion cell, retinal vascular imaging, retinal vasculature

Florin V. Chirila, PhD
Blanchette Rockefeller Neurosciences Institute, Rockville, MD, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aggregation, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, complexity, connectivity, diagnostic, fibroblasts, fractal, networks, neurodegeneration
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-7854-6068

Mei Sian Chong, MBBS, FRCP(Edin), FAMS, GDipClinEpid(Newcastle, Aust)
Tan Tock Seng Hospital and National University of Singapore, Singapore
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, biomarkers, dementia, gene expression, mild cognitive impairment, sleep disorders
ORCID iD: 0000-0001-9324-5901

Kon Chu, MD, PhD
Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: antagomir, autoimmune encephalitis, dementia, drug development, epilepsy, epileptogenesis, lncRNA, microrna, neurogenesis, neuroinfection, stem cell
ORCID iD: 0000-0001-5863-0302​

Dehua Chui, PhD, MD
Peking University, Beijing, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-beta, amyloid-beta precursor protein, cognitive impairment, neurodegeneration, neuroimaging, oxidative stress, presenilin, tau phosphorylation

Sungkwon Chung, PhD
Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Suwon, South Korea
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid-beta protein precursor, cholesterol, endocytosis, ion channel, O-GlcNAcylation, presenilin
ORCID iD: 0000-0003-0505-8773

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

Prof. Giuseppina Colonna Romano
University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, chemokines, cytokines, immunosenescence

Colin Combs, PhD
University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Grand Forks, ND, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, cytokines, kinase, microglia, neuroinflammation

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

Myra Conway
The University of the West of England, Bristol, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: autophagy, biomarkers of mild cognitive impairment, glutamate toxicity, neurotransmitter imbalance, nutrients and AD, protein misfolding, redox regulation

David G. Cook, PhD
University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: amyloid-beta, amyloid precursor protein, astrocytes, blood-brain-barrier, glia, glutamate, insulin, metabolism, presenilins, synapses

Alberto Costa, PhD
IRCCS Fondazione S. Lucia, Rome, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: executive functioning, memory functioning, mild cognitive impairment, neuropsychological assessment, psychopathology

Maria Cotelli, PhD
IRCCS Centro San Giovanni di Dio - Fatebenefratelli, Brescia, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, cognitive rehabilitation, frontotemporal 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

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

Pablo Cuesta, PhD
Center for Biomedical Technology, Technical University of Madrid, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, functional connectivity, magnetoencephalography, neurodegeneration, power spectra, resting state, sources space
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-8459-3354

Sandrine Cure
OptumInsight, Uxbridge, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

Odete A. B. da Cruz e Silva, PhD
Universidade de Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
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: 12/31/2018
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

Simon D'Alton, PhD
University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, mouse models, neurodegeneration, public health, RNA, tau, TDP-43

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

Vladimer Darsalia, PhD
Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, animal behaviur testing, animal models, immunohistochemistry, neurodegeneration, neuronal networks, neuronal tracing, neuropathology, quantitative microscopy

Sultan Darvesh, MD, PhD, FRCPC
Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, behavioral neurology, brain banking, butyrylcholinesterase, dementia, enzyme kinetics, medicinal chemistry, neurobiology, neuroimaging, organic chemistry

Peter Davies, PhD
Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, North Shore/LIJ, New York, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, neurodegeneration, phosphorylation, tau, tauopathies, transgenic mice

Mónica De la Fuente, PhD
Complutense University of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, anti-aging strategies, behavior, immunonutrition, immunosenescence, inflammatory stress, neuroimmunomodulation, oxidative stress, oxi-inflamm-aging

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: 12/31/2022
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

Teodoro del Ser, MD, PhD
Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: clinical trials, dementia with Lewy bodies, GSK-3, neuropharmacology, neuropsychology, post-stroke dementia, tau phosphorylation, translational research, trial design, vascular dementia
ORCID iD: 0000-0001-9806-7083

Maria A. Deli, MD, PhD, DSc
Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Szeged, Hungary
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
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

Roger Deloncle, PhD, Pharmacist
University François Rabelais of Tours, Tours, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aluminum, Alzheimer's disease, amino acid racemization, copper, free radicals, manganese, metallic complexes, neurodegeneration, oxydo reduction, prion

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

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, PhD
KU Leuven, Biological Psychology, Leuven, Belgium
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, behavior, behavioral pharmacology, electrophysiology, hippocampus, mouse models, neurodegeneration, neuroplasticity, preclinical therapeutic research, spatial learning and memory

Luigi Yuri Di Marco, PhD
University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, atrial fibrillation, lifestyle risk factors, mathematical modeling

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

Margherita Di Paola
IRCCS Santa Lucia Foundation, and LUMSA University, Rome, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, cortical thickness, diffusion tensor imaging studies, gray matter changes, Huntington's disease, Parkinson's disease, region of Interest investigation, structural MRI, voxel based morphometry studies, white matter changes

Mario Diaz, PhD
Universidad de La Laguna, Tenerife, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, lipid biochemistry, lipid rafts, membrane lipids, membrane biophysics, membrane microdomains, neurodegeneration, Parkinson’s disease, polyunsaturated fatty acids
ORCID iD: 0000-0001-5692-8906

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

Martha Dlugaj, PhD
University Hospital Essen, University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, cardiovascular risk factors, epidemiology, mild cognitive impairment, neuropsychology, psychotherapy

Richard Dodel, MD 
Philipps-University, Marburg, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: amyloid-beta, clinical trials, health economic evaluations, immunization, inflammation, Lewy body disease, 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

Jan-Markus Doerr
Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

Marcia Cristina Nascimento Dourado, PhD
Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, anosognosia, awareness of disease, caregivers, depression, factor analysis, neuropsychiatric symptoms, psychosocial interventions, quality of life
ORCID iD: 0000-0001-6267-8202

Yong Duan
USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

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

Floor H. Duits, MD
VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Term expiration: 12/31/2015 (pending)
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-β 1-42, cerebrospinal fluid biomarkers, dementia, differential diagnosis/prognosis, mild cognitive impairment, neurodegeneration, novel biomarkers, tau

Gustavo Dziewczapolski, PhD
The Salk Institute for Biological Studies, La Jolla, California, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: alpha 7 nicotinic receptor, Alzheimer’s disease, animal models, behavior, learning & memory, neurodegeneration, neuropharmacology

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

Gunter Eckert
Goethe-University, Frankfurt, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: antioxidants, bioenergetics, brain aging, fatty acids, fusion&fission, mitochondria, mitochondrial dysfunction, mitochondrial transition pore, polyphenols

Spiros Efthimiopoulos
University of Athens, Athens, Greece
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: amyloid-β protein precursor, calcium homeostasis, endocytosis, presenilin 1, protein interactions, protein metabolism, protein processing, protein secretion, protein trafficking, signal transduction

Tilly Eichler, PhD
German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases (DZNE) Rostock/Greifswald, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: antipsychotic drug treatment, case-finding, dementia care management, formal diagnosis of dementia, integrated care, outpatient care, screening for dementia, subjective memory decline, unmet needs

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

Sebastiaan Engelborghs, MD, PhD
Senior Editor
University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
sebastiaan.engelborghs@uantwerpen.be
Term expiration: 12/31/2018
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: 12/31/2016
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

Guy D. Eslick, DrPH, PhD
University of Sydney, The Whiteley-Martin Research Centre, Sydney, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, epidemiology, meta-analysis, prevention, risk factors, systematic reviews
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-0098-1705

Doug Ethell, PhD
Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona, CA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, angiogenesis, CD4+ T cell, cerebrospinal fluid, immunology, metalloproteinase, mitochondria, neurodevelopment
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-9237-0265

Michael Ewers
Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

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

Gian Maria Fabrizi, MD;
University of Verona, Verona, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, frontotemporal dementia, neurogenetics

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

Prof. Antonio Federico
University of Siena, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: leucodystrophies, neurodegeneration, neurogenetic diseases, neurometabolic diseases, rare neurologic diseases

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: 12/31/2016
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

David I. Finkelstein, PhD
University of Melbourne, Parkville, Vic, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, animal models of disease, copper, iron, metalobiology, neurodegeneration, Parkinson’s disease, synuclein, zinc

Prof. Dr Andre Fischer
Georg-August-University, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, behavior biology, DNA-methylation, epigenetics, genomics, histone-deactylases, learning & memory, mouse models

Jane Flinn
USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

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

Robert P. Friedland, MD
University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2021
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

Haiyan Fu, PhD
Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, Ohio, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: amyloid, extracellular matrix, neurodegeneration, neuroinflammation, oxidative stress, prion protein

YuHong Fu, PhD
Neuroscience Research Australia, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, hippocampal formation, histology, microglia, neural precursor cells, neurodegeneration, neurogenesis, neuroplasticity

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

Daniela Galimberti, PhD
Senior Editor
University of Milan, Milan, Italy 
daniela.galimberti@unimi.it
Term expiration: 12/31/2022
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, epigenetics, frontotemporal lobar degeneration, genetics, molecular biology, neurodegeneration

Maurizio Gallucci
Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

Jing Gao, MD, PhD
Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Beijing, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, aphasia, cognitive disorder, dementia, frontotemporal lobar degeneration, Lewy body disease, neuroimaging, neuropathology, neuropsychology assessment, white matter

Xu Gao, PhD
Harbin Medical University, Harbin, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, hippocampus adult neurogenesis, synaptic plasticity, tau oligomer, tauopathy, transgenic mouse

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

Sara Garcia-Ptacek
USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

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

Pietro Gareri, MD, PhD
Centro Regionale di Neurogenetica, Lamezia Terme - Catanzaro, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: behavioral disorders, cognitive disorders, comorbidities, dementia, depression, drug adverse events, elderly, home care, Parkinson's disease, polytreatment
ORCID iD: 0000-0003-4277-3426

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

Peter Garrard PhD, FRCP
St George's, University of London, London, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: frontotemporal dementia, language, machine learning, progressive aphasia, semantic dementia, semantics, young onset dementia
ORCID iD: 0000-0001-8268-9718

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

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

Hossein Ghanbari
USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

Dr. Roberta Ghidoni
IRCCS “Centro San Giovanni di Dio-Fatebenefratelli”, Brescia, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2018
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-beta, biomarkers, cystatin C, frontotemporal dementia, genetic risk factors, mutation, neurobiology of disease, progranulin, SELDI TOF

Jorge Ghiso
USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

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

Giorgio Giaccone
Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Milano, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cerebral amyloid angiopathy, Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease, neurodegenerative diseases, neuropathology, prion diseases, tau protein

Sotirios Giannopoulos, MD, PhD
University of Ioannina School of Medicine, Ioannina, Greece
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, atherosclerosis, cerebral hypoperfusion, cerebral vasomotor reactivity, metabolic syndrome, statins, stroke, vascular dementia

Katherine Gifford, PsyD
Vanderbilt University, Nashville TN, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, cognition, mild cognitive impairment, neuropsychology, subjective cognitive decline

Thomas Gilbert
France
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

Maira Gironi
Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

Prof. Olivier Godefroy
Service de Neurologie, CHU Amiens, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: apathy, attentional dysfunctions, clinical-anatomical correlations, cognitive profile, executive functions, mixed dementia, vascular cognitive impairment, vascular dementia
ORCID iD: 0000-0001-6789-6620

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

Claire Goldsbury
The University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: actin, cofilin, cytoskeleton, histology, human tissue, microglia, microscopy, neuropathology, tau

Harry S. Goldsmith, MD
University of California at Davis, CA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, Binswanger disease, brain revascularization, cerebral blood blow, edema absorption, effect of blood flow on mitochondria, fibrinogen involvement in spinal cord injuries, omental transposition, omentum, spinal cord injuries

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

Chengxin 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

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: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, axonal transport, cytoskeleton, gene expression, neurodegeneration, neuropeptides, phosphorylation, tau

Ariel Graff-Guerrero, MD, PhD
University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario. Canada
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, depression, dopamine, FDG, frontotemporal dementia, MRS, PET, tau

Stewart Graham, PhD
William Beaumont Health System, Royal Oak, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, biochemical profiling, brain, biomarkers, mass spectrometry, metabolomics, multivariate analysis, 1H NMR
ORCID iD: 0000-0003-1001-0002

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: 12/31/2018
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: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, mitochondria, natural products, neurodegeneration, neuroprotection, oxidative stress

Brian D. Green
Queen’s University Belfast, Belfast, Northern Ireland
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, biochemical pathway profiling, dementia, lipidomics, metabolomics, pathway enrichment analysis, small molecule metabolites

Joshua Grill, PhD
UC Irvine, Irvine, CA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, caregiver, clinical trials, disclosure, ethics, preclinical, recruitment, study partner

Franca Rosa Guerini, PhD
Don C. Gnocchi Foundation IRCCS, Milano, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease genetics, HLA, immunogenetics, KIR, molecular biology

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

Antonia Gutierrez, PhD
University of Malaga, Malaga, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid plaques, cerebral cortex, hippocampus, neurodegeneration, neuroinflammation, neuropathology, oligomers, synaptic damage, transgenic models
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-6264-6152

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

George Haig
AbbVie, North Chicago, IL, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

Parvana Hajieva, PhD
University Medical Center of the Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: antioxidants, autophagy, cellular aging, membrane proteins, mitochondria, oxidative stress, protein oxidation, sAPPalpha

Anette Hall, PhD
University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, biomarkers, cerebrospinal fluid (CSF), clinical decision support, computer-assisted diagnosis, frontotemporal dementia, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), mild cognitive impairment, neuropsychological tests, prediction algorithms

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

Benjamin Hampstead, PhD, ABPP/CN
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: cognitive rehabilitation, cognitive training, learning, memory, MRI (both structural and functional), neuropsychology, non-invasive brain stimulation

Seol-heui Han
Korea
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

Diane Hanger, PhD
King’s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, axonal transport, neurodegeneration, phosphorylation, protein kinases, tau
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-3044-9816

Erin R. Hascup, PhD
Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, Illinois, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, behavior, early intervention, glutamate, high-fat diet, learning and memory, neurodegeneration, neurotransmission
ORCID iD: 0000-0003-1037-0809

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: 12/31/2016
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: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, animal models of aging, antioxidants, canine, Down syndrome, statins, vaccine

Karl Herrup, PhD
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Hong Kong
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, ATM, Cdk5, cell cycle, GSK3beta, inflammation, mouse models, neurodegeneration
ORCID iD: 0000-0001-7786-5844

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

Paul C. Ho, PhD
National University of Singapore, Singapore
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, biomarkers, blood-brain barrier, drug delivery, metabolomics, pharmacokinetics, therapeutics
ORCID iD: 0000-0001-9213-7116

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

Eef Hogervorst, PhD
Loughborough University SSEHS, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: activity, Alzheimer's dementia diagnostics, nutrition, risk and protective factors, sex steroids

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

Michael Hornberger, PhD
Neuroscience Research Australia, Sydney, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2018
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, behavior, cognition, diffusion tensor imaging, frontotemporal dementia, MRI, neurodegeneration, neuropsychology, voxel-based morphometry

Xintian Hu, PhD
Kunming Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, PR China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, animal model, monkey, neurodegeneration

Guowei Huang, MD, PhD
Tianjin Medical University, Tianjin, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, DNA methylation, folic acid, homocysteine, mild cognitive impairment, neural stem cell, nutrition, type 2 diabetes
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-0664-403X

Jian Huang, PhD
Wuhan University, Wuhan, Hubei, P.R. China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: ADAM 10, Alzheimer’s disease, astrocytes, BACE1, epigenetics, estrogen receptor, estrogen replacement therapy, NEP, phytoestrogens, selective estrogen-receptor modulators

Shuai Huang, PhD
University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, machine learning, neuroimaging, risk prediction and classification

Prof. Christian Humpel
Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-β plaques, diagnosis, nerve growth factor, organotypic brain slices, platelets, reactive astroglia, vascular dementia

Bing-Fang Hwang, PhD
China Medical University, Taichung, Taiwan (R.O.C.)
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: air pollution, environmental and occupational epidemiology, radiation, water disinfection bioproducts

M. Arfan Ikram, MD, PhD
Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, the Netherlands
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, dementia, epidemiology, genetics, lifestyle factors, MRI, population-based study, risk factors, stroke, vascular disease

Kiho Im
Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: brain connectivity, cortical folding, cortical thickness, diffusion tensor imaging, neuroanatomy, neuroimage, structural MRI

Bushra Imtiaz, MD, MPH
University of Eastern Finland, Finland
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, estrogen, hormone therapy, hysterectomy, menopause, oophorectomy, post-menopausal hormone therapy, progesterone, sex steroid hormones

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

Yves Ingenbleek, MD, PhD
University Louis Pasteur at Strasbourg, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: amino acids, body composition, homocysteine, hydrogen sulfide, methionine, nutritional status, oxidative stress, retinoid metabolism, thyroid function, transthyretin

Prof. Rivka Inzelberg
Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Arab, epidemiology, mild cognitive impairment, risk factors, vascular cognitive impairment, vascular dementia

Khalid Iqbal, PhD
New York State Institute for Basic Research in Developmental Disabilities, Staten Island, New York, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2021
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: 12/31/2015 (pending)
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cognition, frontotemporal dementia, memory, neuroimaging, neuropsychology

Kenji Ishibashi, MD, PhD
Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Tokyo, Japan
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, neuroimaging, positron emission tomography

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

Kengo Ito
National Center for Geriatrics and Gerontology, Obu, Aichi, Japan
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid imaging, biomarker, MRI, neurodegenerative disease, Parkinson's disease, PET, SPECT, tau imaging

Adrian Ivanoiu, MD, PhD
Université catholique de Louvain, Brussels, Belgium
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, associative memory, biomarkers, cerebrospinal fluid, cognition, cued recall, dementia, memory, mild cognitive impairment, PET amyloid

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

Norman B. Javitt, MD, PhD
NYU School of Medicine New York, NY, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015 (pending)
Keywords: cholesterol synthesis and metabolism, steroid hormone synthesis and metabolism

Angela L. Jefferson, PhD
Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: activities of daily living, Alzheimer's disease, cardiac function, mild cognitive impairment, research participant outreach and retention, vascular cognitive aging

Ramesh Jeganathan, PhD
Auburn University, Auburn, AL, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, insulin signaling, nerve growth factors, neurotrophins, oxidative stress, protein trafficking, tau, type 2 diabetes, ubiquitination

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: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer's Disease, clinical trials, dementia, functional MRI, mild cognitive impairment, MR-spectroscopy, structural MRI, subjective memory impairment

Lina Ji, PhD
Nanjing University, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-beta binding proteins, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress, Parkinson's disease, protein aggregation, protein biochemistry

Jianping Jia, MD, PhD
Xuan Wu Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, familiar Alzheimer’s disease, mild cognitive impairment, mixed dementia, neurodegeneration, Parkinson dementia, subjective cognitive decline, vascular cognitive impairment no dementia, vascular dementia

Hong Jiang
China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

Cha-Gyun Jung
Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences at Nagoya, Japan
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, APP metabolism, APP trafficking, cell cycle, DNA damage, neural stem cells, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-0225-0658

M. Ilyas Kamboh, PhD, FAHA
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, association studies, endophenotypes, functional studies, genetics, neurodegeneration, sequencing

Tim Karl, PhD
euroscience Research Australia, Sydney, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, animal models, behavioral neuroscience, behavioral phenotyping, brain disorders, cannabis, gene-environment interactions, housing effects, pharmacology, schizophrenia
ORCID iD: 0000-0001-9904-8482

Kohichi Kawahara, PhD
Niigata University of Pharmacy and Applied Life Sciences, Niigata, Japan
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, cytokines, microglia, neuroinflammation, nitric oxide, pharmacology, retinoid
ORCID iD: 0000-0003-3195-6649

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

Hannah Keage, PhD
University of South Australia, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, cognition, dementia, population
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-6814-4997

Patrick Kehoe, PhD
University of Bristol, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2019
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, amyloid-beta degrading enzymes, angiotensin converting enzyme, blood pressure, cerebrovascular disease, genes, hypertension, neprilysin, vascular dementia

Dave Kendall
UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

Petronella Kettunen
Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, calcium, intracellular signaling, learning, memory, microglia, neurodegeneration, neuroinflammation, zebrafish
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-2510-3423

Tapan Khan, PhD
Blanchette Rockefeller Neurosciences Institute, Morgantown, WV, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-beta, biomarker, bryostatin, Erk, IQGAP, neurodegeneration, PKC, stimulus elicited genomics
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-8102-0024

Eman M. Khedr, MD
Assiut University Hospital, Assiut, Egypt; Aswan University Hospital, Aswan, Egypt
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, cortical excitability, neuromodulation, prevalence of Alzheimer's disease, rTMS, tDCS

Mizanur Khondoker, PhD
King's College London, London, United Kingdom
Term expiration: 12/31/21015
Keywords: biomarkers, biostatistics, imaging quantitative trait loci, machine learning in high dimensional data, modelling cognitive decline in dementia and Alzheimer’s disease, psychiatric genetics, statistical genetics & bioinformatics, statistical methods applied to heath sciences

Ahmad Khundakar, PhD
Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, BDNF, dementia, dementia with Lewy bodies, depression, histopathology, neuropharmacology, stereology

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: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, diabetes, insulin, insulin-like growth factor-I (IGF-I), insulin resistance, metabolic syndrome, neurodegenerative diseases, signaling, tau

Eun-Joo Kim, MD
Pusan National University Hospital, Busan, Korea
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, dementia, frontotemporal dementia, neurodegeneration, neuropathology
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-8460-1377

SangYun Kim, MD, PhD
Seoul National University Bundang Hospital and Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, biomarker, dementia with Lewy bodies, frontotemporal disease, neurodegenerative proteionopathy, Parkinson’s disease, prionopathy, vascular cognitive impairment

Woojin Scott Kim, PhD
Neuroscience Research Australia, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: ABC transporters, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid-beta, cognition, lipids, mouse models, neurodegeneration, neuropathology

Wolff M. Kirsch, MD
Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, California, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2018
Keywords: aging, amyloid angiopathy, free radicals, heme degradation, heme oxygenase, iron, magnetic resonance imaging, microbleeds, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress

Masashi Kitazawa, PhD
University of California, Merced, CA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: astrocytes, environmental, glutamate transporter, heavy metals, microglia, mouse models, neuroinflammation, toxicology

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

Rada Koldamova
USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

Alexandra König, PhD Candidate
Maastricht University, Maastricht, Netherlands; Université de Nice Sophia Antipolis, Nice, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, apathy, assessment, assistive technology, automatized data analyses, dementia, gerontechnology, monitoring, neuropsychiatric symptoms

Euphrosyni (Effrosyni) Koutsouraki, MD, PhD
Aristotle University, AHEPA Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, anti-GD1b, anti-GM1, anti-GQ1b, dementia, gangliosides, lipids

Gabor G. Kovacs, MD, PhD
Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, alpha-synucleinopathy, Alzheimer's disease, neurodegeneration, neuropathology, prion disease, proteinopathy, tauopathy, ubiquitin-proteosome system
ORCID iD: 0000-0003-3841-5511

Slavica Krantic, PhD
INSERM U872, Centre de Recherche des Cordelier, Paris, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, cell death, cell cycle, hippocampus, mitochondria, neurodegeneration

Pravir Kumar, PhD
Delhi Technological University (Formerly Delhi College of Engineering), Government of Delhi, India
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-β, bioflavonoids, drug screening, hypoxia, molecular chaperones, neurodegeneration, neuroinformatics, ubiquitin E3 ligase
ORCID iD: 0000-0001-7444-2344

Fiona Kumfor, PhD
Neuroscience Research Australia, Sydney, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cognition, dementia, emotion, frontotemporal dementia, memory, neuroimaging, neuropsychology
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-3208-075X

Yu-Min Kuo, PhD
National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, biomarker, cerebrovascular disease, exercise, neurotrophic factor
ORCID iD: 0000-0003-4867-2482

Ryozo Kuwano
Japan
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

RNDr. Richard Kvetňanský, DrSc
Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: adaptation to repeated stress, Alzheimer's disease, brain nuclei, catecholaminergic system, CRH-knock-out mice,hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenocortical system (HPA), inflammation - cytokines, neurodegeneration, stress - emotional and physical, tau-proteins

John Kwok
Neuroscience Research Australia, Randwick and University of New South Wales, Kensington, NSW, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: case-control studies, epigenetics, gene expression, genetics, genome-wide association, glycogen synthase kinase-3 beta gene, microtubule associated protein tau gene, mutation, neurodegeneration, polymorphism, positional cloning
ORCID iD: 0000-0001-9574-6195

D. Richard Lachno, DPhil
Eli Lilly and Company, Windlesham, UK 
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: analysis, biomarkers, clinical trials, methods, therapeutics, validation

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, promoter, secretase enzymes

Mitchell Lai, PhD
National University of Singapore, Kent Ridge, Singapore
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, G-protein coupled receptors, Lewy body dementias, neurochemistry, neuropathology, neuropsychiatric behaviors, neurotransmitters, vascular dementia
ORCID iD: 0000-0001-7685-1424

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

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

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

Omar Laterza
USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

Massimo Leandri, MD
University of Genova, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, balance, fall risk, motor system, neurophysiology, pain, sensory system, stabilometry, surface electromyography
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-5197-7431

Grace J. Lee, PhD
Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, California, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cognition, frontotemporal dementia, mild cognitive impairment, neurodegeneration, neuroimaging, neuropsychology

Hyoung-gon Lee, PhD
Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, cell cycle, insulin signaling, mitochondria, neurodegeneration, neuroinflammation, oxidative stress, tau

Jae-Hong Lee, MD
Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, biomarker, mild cognitive impairment, neurodegeneration, neuroimaging, subjective cognitive decline, vascular cognitive impairment, vascular dementia

Tae-Jin Lee, PhD
Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cost, cost-effectiveness, screening

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

Alan J. Lerner, MD
Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, behavior, cognition, neuropsychology, networks

Kristina Leuner
Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

Prof. Dr. med. Piotr Lewczuk
Senior Editor
Universitätsklinikum Erlangen, Germany
Piotr.Lewczuk@uk-erlangen.de
Term expiration: 12/31/2022
Keywords: biobanking, biomarkers, cerebrospinal fluid, clinical neurochemistry, diagnosis, multiplexing, neurodegeneration, neuroinflammation, quality control, quality management

Cristian E. Leyton, MD, PhD
The University of Sydney, NSW, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, frontotemporal dementia, logopenic variant, longitudinal changes, neurodegeneration, neuroimaging, nonfluent/agrammatic variant, primary progressive aphasia, semantic variant
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-8236-6561

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

Shao Li, MD, PhD
Dalian Medical University, Dalian, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, electrophysiology, excitotoxicity, ion channel, neurodegeneration, neuroinflammation, neuroprotection, synaptic plasticity

Yan Lian, MMed
Daping Hospital, Third Military Medical University, Chongqing, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: altitude, Alzheimer's disease, health care, perception, public awareness

David J. Libon, PhD, FACPN
Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, basal ganglia, declarative memory, executive control, frontal lobes, mild cognitive impairment, neurodegeneration, vascular cognitive impairment, vascular dementia, white matter disease, working memory

Prof. Federico Licastro, MD
University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
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: 12/31/2016
Keywords: ADAM proteases, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, amyloid precursor protein, BACE proteases, proteomics, secretases

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

Rong Liu, MD, PhD
Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, learning and memory, metals, neurodegeneration, NMDA receptor, phosphorylation, protein phosphatase, synapse, tau

Hong Liu-Seifert, PhD
Eli Lilly and Company, Indianapolis, IN, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, cognition, delayed start, disease modification, disease progression, function, neurodegeneration, randomized start, statistics, treatment effect

Gérard Lizard
INSERM/Université de Bourgogne, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: animal models, cell death, fatty acids, inflammation, lipid biomarkers, mitochondria, oxidative stress, peroxisome, polyphenols

Albert Lladó, MD, PhD
Hospital Clínic de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
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

Frank Longo
USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

Anders Lönneborg, PhD
Lunds Universitet, Lund, Sweden
Term expiration: 12/31/2015 (pending)
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, biomarkers, blood biomarkers, gene expression, miRNA, mRNA, Parkinson's disease
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-9548-6431

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

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

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

Sarah E. MacPherson, PhD
University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, dual tasking, executive function, memory, social processing
ORCID iD: 0000-0001-8676-6514

Eloi Magnin, MD, PhD
Regional Memory Center (CMRR), CHU Besançon, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2018
Keywords: CSF biomarkers, language, neuropsychology, nuclear imaging, posterior cortical atrophy, primary progressive aphasia

Morteza Mahmoudi, PhD
Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran; Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aggregation, amyloid beta, environmental effects, nanoparticles, nanoscience, oligomers

Lenka Maletínská, PhD
Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague, Czech Republic
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, anorexigenic neuroprotective peptides, insulin signaling, mouse models, obesity, pre-diabetes, tau phosphorylation

Henry Mak, MBChB, FRCR
The University of Hong Kong, HKSAR, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, arterial spin labeling, magnetic resonance imaging, MR diffusion imaging, MR perfusion, MR spectroscopy, positron emission tomography, voxel based morphometry
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-2007-0650

Roberta Mancuso, MSc
IRCCS DON C. GNOCCHI Foundation-ONLUS, Milan, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
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

Natalie L. Marchant, PhD
Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King's College London, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, APOE, cognition, cognitive reserve, lifestyle, memory, neuroimaging, vascular risk factors
ORCID iD: 0000-0003-0669-6910

Gad A. Marshall, MD
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical Schoool, Boston, MA, USA
Radiology, Johns Hopkins Medicine, Baltimore, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: activities of daily living, Alzheimer's disease, biomarkers, clinical trials, imaging, magnetic resonance imaging, mild cognitive impairment, neuropsychiatric symptoms, positron emission tomography

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

Paul Maruff
Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

Maria Mataró, PhD
University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, biomarkers, cerebrovascular disease, cognitive impairment, magnetic resonance imaging, vascular risk factors, white matter

Niklas Mattsson, MD, PhD
University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, biomarkers, cerebrospinal fluid, cognition, imaging, neurodegeneration, tau, trials

Tangui Maurice
INSERM U. 1198, University of Montpellier, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: disease-modifying, in vivo models, kinase inhibitor, learning and memory, neuropharmacology, neuroprotection, neurosteroids, sigma-1 chaperone protein, trophic factors

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

Rodrigo Medeiros, PhD
University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: amyloid-beta, animal models, astrocytes, cytokines, inflammation, lipoxin, microglia, neuropharmacology, nuclear factor-kappa B, tau

Miguel Medina, PhD
Center for Networked Biomedical Research in Neurodegenerative Diseases (CIBERNED) Madrid, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, drug discovery and development, kinases, neurodegeneration, phosphorylation, tau, therapy, translational research

Dix Meiberth
University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, cortical thickness, magnetic resonance imaging, subjective cognitive decline, subjective memory impairment

Carl Merril, MD
National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: ADP-ribosylation, aging, Alzheimer’s disease, genetics, neurodegeneration, phosphorylation, proteomics, toxins

Bernhard Michalowsky, Dipl. Kfm.
German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases within the Helmholtz Association, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, cost, cost-of-illness studies, economics, quality adjusted life years, utilization

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

Cassie S. Mitchell, PhD
Georgia Institute of Technology & Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, axonal transport, excitotoxicity, neurodegeneration, neurofibrillary tangles,TDP-43, Tg2576, transgenic mouse model
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-5472-6355

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: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, glycoxidation, neurodegeneration

Roberto Monastero, MD, PhD
University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, dementia, epidemiology, mild cognitive impairment, neuropsychiatric symptoms, neuropsychology, risk factors

Manuel MonteroOdasso, MD
UUniversity of Western Ontario, London, Canada
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, balance, clinical trials, dementia, falls, gait disorders, magnetic resonance imaging/spectroscopy, mild cognitive impairment, neuroimaging, vitamin D

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

Noémie Moreau
Aix-en-Provence Hospital and Aix-Marseille University, Aix-en-Provence, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, behavior, cognitive psychology, dementia, executive functions, memory, mild cognitive impairment, neuropsychology, social cognition, theory of mind

Paula I. Moreira, PhD
Center for Neuroscience and Cell Biology, University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
Term expiration: 12/31/2020
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, cell degeneration, diabetes, mitochondria, oxidative stress

Marion Mortamais, PhD
Inserm U1061, Montpellier, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, cerebrovascular disease, dementia, epidemiology, structural MRI

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

Barbara Mroczko
Medical University of Bialystok, Bialystok, Poland
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
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
Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, AZ, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cholinergic systems, galanin, neurodegeneration, neurotrophic factors, NGF receptors, transgenic mice

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

Majon Muller, MD, PhD
Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, antihypertensive medication, blood pressure, cerebral blood flow, heart disease, small-vessel disease

Prof. Dr. Ulrich Müller
Justus-Liebig-Universität Giessen, Giessen, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: APP, familial AD, genetics of AD, PSEN1, PSEN2

Gerhard Multhaup, PhD
McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, amyloid precursor-like proteins, amyloid precursor protein, amyloid toxicity, beta-secretase, gamma-secretase, metal-ion binding, neurodegeneration

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: 12/31/2023
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

Kee Namkoong, MD, PhD
Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, alcohol-induced dementia, Alzheimer's disease, AMPK, behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia (BPSD), biomarker, metabolomics, oxidative stress, SIRT, Wernicke encephalopathy

Pieter Naudé, PhD
University of Groningen, University Medical Centre Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, biomarkers, cytokines, inflammation, late-life depression, neurobiology, neuroinflammation

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

Tiia Ngandu
Finland
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

Henrietta M. Nielsen, PhD
Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: alpha-synuclein, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-associated proteins, amyloid-beta clearance, astrocytes, CSF biomarkers, inflammation, microglia

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

John Nolan, PhD
Waterford Institute of Technology, Waterford, Ireland
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: carotenoids, cognitive function, lutein, meso-zeaxanthin, nutrition, retina, zeaxanthin
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-5503-7084

Agneta Nordberg, MD, PhD
Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, biomarkers, cholinergic system, mild cognitive impairment, neurodegeneration, neurogenesis, nicotinic receptors, positron emission tomography, 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

Milap Nowrangi
USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

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, aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, cognitive assessment, cognitive screening, dementia, hypertension, mild cognitive impairment, vascular

Danton H. O’Day, PhD
University of Toronto Mississauga, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, calmodulin binding proteins, cell biology, cell differentiation, cell division, microscopy, nucleus, signal transduction

Myung Sook Oh, KMD, PhD
Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, drug, functional food, herbal drug, multi-component, multi-target, neurogenesis, neuroprotection, neuroregeneration
ORCID iD: 0000-0001-8189-4066

Nozomi Okamoto, DDS, PhD
Nara Medical University, Japan
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, cognitive impairment, epidemiology, memory impairment, periodontal disease, public health, tooth loss

Zita Olah
University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary; Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: ApoE, apoptosis, astroglia, biomarker, cell cycle, cerebrospinal fluid, lipid changes, mitochondria, neuroinflammation, oxidative stress
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-6372-532X

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, psychosocial intervention, quality of care

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

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

Nancy Pachana
University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: animal assisted therapy, BPSD, driving and dementia, ethics, late-life anxiety, late-life depression, nursing home interventions,  psychological testing, psychotherapy
http://orcid.org/0000-0002-8927-4205

Mercè 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

Roger Pamphlett
Sydney Medical School, the University of Sydney, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, epidemiology, locus ceruleus, mercury, neurotoxicology

Francesco Panza, MD, PhD
Senior Editor
University of Bari, Bari, Italy
geriat.dot@geriatria.uniba.it
Term expiration: 12/31/2024
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

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

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

Aleksandra M. Pavlovic, MD, PhD
University of Belgrade, Neurology Clinic, Clinical Center of Serbia, Belgrade, Serbia
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, behavioral and psychological symptoms, late-life depression, mild cognitive impairment, prevention, quality of life, subjective memory complaints, vascular risk factors, white matter changes

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, tauopathies

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

Luz María Peña-Longobardo
University of Castilla-La Mancha, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, burden, caregiving, economic value, informal care, long-term care, social costs

Mar Pérez, PhD
Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, España
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aggregation, Alzheimer's disease, cytoskeleton, FTDP-17, HDAC6, lysosomes, neurodegeneration, phosphorylation, tau, tau secretion

Marzia Perluigi, PhD
Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, autophagy, free radicals, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress, proteasome, protein oxidation
ORCID iD: 0000-0003-4668-5239

Klaus Maria Perrar, MD
University Hospital Cologne, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease in severe stages, delirium at end of life, end-of-life care, palliative care

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

Jessica Peter, PhD
University Medical Center Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cognitive training, mild cognitive impairment, neuropsychology, pattern recognition, plasticity, subgroups

Wellington Pham, PhD
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, TN, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-beta, BACE, blood-brain barrier, contrast agents, molecular imaging, MRI, nanotechnology, PET, tau

Fabrizio Piazza, PhD
University of Milano-Bicocca and iCAβ International Network, Milan, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: ABRA, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid related imaging abnormalities (ARIA), anti amyloid antibodies, biomarkers, CAA-related inflammation (CAA-ri), cerebral amyloid angiopathy, cerebrospinal fluid, disease modifying therapy clinical trials, vascular risk factors for AD and inflammatory-CAA

Olivier Piguet, Lic Psych MA(Clin Neuropsych), PhD, MAPS
Neuroscience Research Australia, Randwick, NSW, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: diffusion tensor imaging, emotion processing, emotional memory, executive function, frontotemporal dementia, memory, non-Alzheimer dementia, social cognition, structural neuroimaging
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-6696-1440

Jesus Pintor, PhD
Universidad Complutense de Madrid, in Madrid, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, extracellular tau protein, eye, intracellular tau protein, melatonin, muscarinic receptors, neurodegeneration, phosphorylation, retina, tear secretion
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-9191-7679

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

Erik Portelius, PhD
Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Mölndal, Sweden
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
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: 12/31/2018
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid-β, animal models, APP metabolism, homocysteine, inflammation, lipoxygenase, oxidative stress, risk factors

Jinshun Qi
Shanxi Medical University at Taiyuan, Taiyuan, Shanxi, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid beta protein, anti-amyloid beta antibody, field excitatory postsynaptic potential, long term potentiation, neurodegeneration, patch clamp, spatial learning and memory, synaptic plasticity

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

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

Chuan Qin
China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

Davide Quaranta, MD, PhD
Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, behavioral disturbances, episodic memory, frontotemporal dementia, language disorders, mild cognitive impairment, neuropsychology, primary progressive aphasia, semantic memory
ORCID iD: 0000-0003-2905-6625

Michael S. Rafii, MD, PhD
UC San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease in Down syndrome, biomarkers, clinical trials, neuroimaging

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

Joel Ramirez, PhD
Sunnybrook Research Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, brain-behavior correlations, dementia, lacunar stroke, neurodegeneration, neuroimaging, small vessel disease, Virchow-Robin perivascular spaces, white matter hyperintensities
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-5582-1776

Maria J. Ramirez
University of Navarra, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: animal models, insulin, memory, neurochemistry, sporadic Alzheimer's disease, stress

Srikant Rangaraju, MD
Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, electrophysiology, microglia, neurodegeneration, neuroinflammation, potassium channels
ORCID iD: 0000-0003-2765-1500

Ramit Ravona-Springer
Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel and Sackler Faculty of Medicine at Tel Aviv University, Israel
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, cognitive deterioration, cognitive impairment, dementia, diabetes, glycemic control, personality, risk factors

Félix Recillas-Targa, PhD
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, D.F., México
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: cell differentiation, DNA demethylation, DNA methylation, epigenetics, long non-coding RNAs, microRNAs, regulatory elements, stem cells, transcription, transgenic animals

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

Irena Rektorová, MD, PhD
Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, brain connectivity, brain imaging, cognitive impairment, dementia, functional MRI, magnetic resonance imaging, movement disorders, Parkinson's disease, repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation

Giuseppe Rengo, MD, PhD
IRCCS – Scientific Institute of Telese Terme (BN), Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, beta-adrenergic receptor, biomarker, cell signaling, functional recovery, G-protein coupled receptor kinase, neurodegeneration, rehabilitation
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-9701-0437

Sylvie Ricard-Blum, PhD
University Lyon 1, Lyon, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid fibrils, angiogenesis, biomolecular interactions, extracellular matrix, interaction networks, glycosaminoglycans, moonlighting proteins, matricryptins

Ann C. Rice, PhD
Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015 (pending)
Keywords: gene expression, hippocampus, laser capture microdissection, mitochondria, Morris water maze, mtDNA, neurodegeneration, qPCR, traumatic brain injury

Prof. Matthias Riepe
Ulm University, Günzburg, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, biomarkers, clinical trials, cognition, depression, diagnosis, neuropsychiatric symptoms, neuropsychological testing, treatment

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

Robert Rissman, PhD
University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, amyloid beta, biomarker, cerebrospinal fluid, kinase, plasma, secretase, stress, tau, tau phosphorylation

Pamela M. Rist, ScD
Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, cerebrovascular disease, cognitive function, disability, epidemiology, risk factors

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: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, cardiovascular disease, dietary studies, epidemiology, mild cognitive impairment, type 2 diabetes, vascular risk factors

Octavio Rodríguez-Gómez, MD
Fundació ACE, Barcelona, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, biomarkers, neuroimaging, optical coherence tomography, preclinical Alzheimer’s disease, prevention trials, subjective cognitive decline, vascular risk factors

Rafael Rodriguez-Puertas, PhD
University of the Basque Country, Leioa, Vizcaya, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, autoradiography, cannabinoid, cholinergic, G protein coupled receptors, galanin, imaging mass spectrometry, neurodegeneration, neurolipids, radioligand binding
ORCID iD: 0000-0003-4517-5114

Sindre Rolstad, PhD
The Sahlgrenska Academy at Göteborg University, Mölndal, Sweden
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
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
Keywords: aging, cognition disorders, cognitive therapy, dementia, ethics, neuroimaging, neuropsychology, psychology, transcranial magnetic stimulation, vascular risk

Giacomina Rossi, PhD
Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta, Milano, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, C9ORF72, chromosome instability, frontotemporal lobar degeneration, gene, mutation, neurodegeneration, pathogenetic mechanisms, progranulin, tau

Christopher C. Rowe, MD
Austin Health, Melbourne, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, drug trials, imaging, positron emission tomography, tau
ORCID iD: 0000-0003-3910-2453

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

Parvathi Rudrabhatla, PhD
National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, kinases, neurodegeneration, neurofilament, neuronal cytoskeleton, Parkinson's disease, phosphatases, phosphorylation, tau

Agustín Ruiz, MD
Institut Català de Neurociencies Aplicades, Barcelona, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, epidemiology, genetics, genomics, GWAS, mutation, neurodegeneration, polymorphisms
ORCID iD: 0000-0003-2633-2495

Eduardo Ruiz-Pesini
Universidad de Zaragoza, Zaragoza, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, cellular model, cybrid, mitochondria,  mitochondrial DNA, mitochondrial haplogroups, neurite, oxidative phosphorylation, phospholipid, pyridine biosynthesis

Claire Russell
UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

Natalie Ryan
Dementia Research Centre, UCL Institute of Neurology, London, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, autosomal dominant familial Alzheimer's disease, cerebral amyloid angiopathy, clinical phenotype, diffusion tensor imaging, posterior cortical atrophy, structural MRI, white matter

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

Javier Sáez-Valero, PhD
Universidad Miguel Hernández-CSIC, Sant Joan d’Alacant, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: acetylcholinesterase, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, biomarker, glycosylation, neurodegeneration, phosphorylation, presenilin, reelin, secretase
ORCID iD: 0000-0001-7480-320X

Apostolos Safouris, MD
Brugmann University Hospital, Brussels, Belgium
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: atherosclerosis, brain hypoperfusion, cardiovascular risk factors, diet, Mediterranean diet, mixed dementia, stroke, transcranian Doppler, vascular component of AD, vascular dementia
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-9630-6949

Naruhiko Sahara, PhD
National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Japan
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
Keywords: FTDP-17, mouse model, MRI, neurodegeneration, neuroimaging, PET, protein aggregation, protein biochemistry, tau, tau oligomers

Laure Saint-Aubert
Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, imaging, neuropsychology, PET, tau

Eric Salmon, MD, PhD 
Cyclotron Research Centre, University of Liège, Liège, Belgium
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
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

Roberto Santangelo, MD
Vita-Salute San Raffaele University, San Raffaele Hospital, Milan, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cerebrospinal fluid biomarkers, mild cognitive impairment, normal pressure hydrocephalus, primary progressive aphasia

João Ricardo Sato
Brazil
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

Martina Sattlecker
Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience, King's College, London, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, biomarker, neurodegeneration, proteomics, transcriptomics

Mary Savage
Merck and Company, Rahway, NJ, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: ADNI, amyloid, biomarker, companion diagnostic, immunoassay, immunotherapy, oligomer, pharmacodynamics, secretase, tau

Andrew J. Saykin, PsyD
Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
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

Todd R. Schachtman, PhD
University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: animal models, behavior, conditioning, learning, memory
ORCID iD: 0000-0003-2312-0323

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

Reinhold Schmidt, MD
Clinical Division of Neurogeriatrics, Graz, Austria
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: biomarker, clinical trials, epidemiology, mild cognitive impairment, MRI, prodromal AD, risk factors, vascular contribution

Stefanie Schreiber
Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords:

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

Alon Seifan
USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

Maya Semrau, PhD
King's College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, London, United Kingdom
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: assessment, dementia, scale development, staging

Sang Won Seo, MD, PhD
Senior Editor
Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea
sangwonseo@empal.com
Term expiration: 12/31/2019
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, cognition, cortical thickness, lacunes, microbleeds, neuroimaging, small vessel disease, vascular dementia, white matter hyperintensities

Lauren Sergio
York University, Toronto, Canada
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: activities of daily living, cognitive-motor integration, family risk, function assessment, movement control, parietal cortex, sensory-motor integration, systems neuroscience, traumatic brain injury

Alessandro Serretti, MD, PhD 
University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
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

Merav E. Shaul, PhD
Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging, Tufts University, Boston, MA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, animal model, behavior, brain endothelial cells, cognitive decline, microRNAs, nutrition, oxidative stress, vascular aging

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: 12/31/2018
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, beta-secretase, biomarker, early diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease, glial activation, inflammation, neurodegeneration, neurogenesis, vascular dementia

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

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

Shunichiro Shinagawa
The Jikei University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, depression, frontotemporal dementia, neurodegeneration, neuroimaging, neuropsychiatry
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-5952-6141

Deborah Shoemark, PhD
University of Bristol, Clifton, Bristol, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, microbiome, neurodegeneration, neurotrophins, oxidative stress, phosphorylation, Trk receptors

Dr. Mario Siervo
Newcastle University, Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: cognitive decline, dementia, endothelial function, metabolic syndrome, nitric oxide, obesity, sarcopenia, weight loss

Einar Sigurdsson
USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

Maria Caterina Silveri
Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

Mauro Silvestrini, MD
Marche Polytechnic University, Ancona, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2019
Keywords: AD prevention, Alzheimer's disease, atherosclerosis, cerebral blood flow, mild cognitive impairment, neurovascular unit, vascular hypothesis of AD, vascular risk factors for AD

Lucas Simieli, MSc
Paulista State University "Júlio de Mesquita Filho" Câmpus de Rio Claro, São Paulo, Brazil
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, dual tasking, gait disorders, obstacle avoidance, Parkinson's disease

Andy Simmons
King's College London, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2015 (pending)
Keywords: biomarker discovery, diffusion tensor imaging (DTI), functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), magnetic resonance spectroscopy (MRS), neuroimaging, PET

Sim K. Singhrao
University of Central Lancashire, Preston, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2017
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: 12/31/2017
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

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: 12/31/2019
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, biomarkers, clinical trials, diagnostics, entorhinal cortex, genetics, hippocampus, lifestyle risk factors, mild cognitive impairment, MRI

Jordi Solé-Casals, PhD
University of Vic - Central University of Catalonia.,Vic, Catalonia, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: biomedical signal processing, biometrics for health, direct measurement of brain activity (EEG, fMRI), indirect measurement of brain activity (handwriting, speech)
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-6534-1979

Vincenzo Solfrizzi, MD, PhD
University of Bari, "A. Moro", Bari, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, depression, fatty acids, frailty in the elderly, genetics, Mediterranean diet, nutrition, olive oil, vascular risk factors

Marc Sollberger, MD
University Hospital Basel; University Center for Medicine of Aging Basel, Felix Platter-Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, behavioral variant frontotemporal dementia, emotion, mild cognitive impairment, neurodegeneration, personality, self-awareness, serial position effect, voxel-based morphometry
ORCID iD: 0000-0001-8863-3731

Xiaowei Song
Surrey Memorial Hospital, Fraser Health Authority, Surrey, BC, Canada
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, brain function, brain structure, clinical neuroimaging, cognition, dementia, imaging data analysis, MRI

Aaron A. Sorensen, MA
Scientometrics Editor
Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Keywords: bibliometrics, informatics, scientometrics
ORCID iD: 0000-0001-9147-4380

Eduardo Soriano, PhD
University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: adult neurogenesis, extracellular matrix, genome wiring, hippocampus, neurodegeneration, plasticity, synapses

Ioannis Sotiropoulos, PhD
ICVS Institute, Health and Life Sciences School, University of Minho, Portugal
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid beta, anxiety, cytoskeleton, depression, neurodegeneration, stress, synapse, tau

Maria Fernanda Barroso de Sousa, MS, PhD student
Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, anosognosia, awareness, caregiver, dementia, gerontology, neuropsychology, psychological assessment, quality of life

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

Tara Spires-Jones, DPhil
University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, apolipoprotein E, dendritic spine, multiphoton imaging, synapse, tau, transgenic models
ORCID iD: 0000-0003-2530-0598

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

Blossom Stephan, PhD
Newcastle University, Newcastle, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, aging, cognitive decline, epidemiology, mild cognitive impairment, risk factors, risk prediction, vascular disease

Jonathan Stone, DSc
University of Sydney, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: dementia, hormesis, ischemia, neurodegeneration, neuroprotection, photobiomodulation, saffron

George Stothart
University of Bristol, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, attention, EEG, ERPs, mild cognitive impairment, mismatch negativity, visual processing

Alexis M. Stranahan, PhD
Georgia Health Sciences University, Augusta, Georgia, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, dendritic spine, learning and memory, long-term potentiation, neuroendocrinology, neurotrophic factor, synapse

Walter Struhal, MD
Johannes Kepler University, Linz, Austria
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, autonomic nervous system, frontotemporal dementia, post-graduate Medical Education, neurodegeneration, Parkinson's disease
ORCID iD: 0000-0001-7360-7784

Shu-Wei (Richard) Sun, PhD
Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, animal models, axon, MRI, multiple sclerosis, myelin, neurodegeneration, neuroimage, white matter

Ying Sun, PhD
Karolinska Institutet, Solna, Sweden
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: ADNI cohort, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, bioinformatics, biomarker, cerebrospinal fluid, genetics, sequencing, SNP, tau

Russell H. Swerdlow, MD
University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, Kansas, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2018
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cognition, dementia, exercise, mitochondria, neurodegeneration

Viktor Szegedi, PhD
University of Szeged, Szeged, Hungary
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: anxiety, interneurons, learning and memory, neurodegeneration, oscillations, psychiatric diseases, synaptic plasticity
ORCID iD: 0000-0003-4191-379X

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

Heidi Taipale, PhD
University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, drug utilization, epidemiology, pharmacoepidemiology, psychopharmacology, pharmacotherapy, register-based research

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
Senior Editor
Qingdao University, Qingdao, China
dr.tanlan@163.com
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, association studies, biomarkers, gene expression, genetics, polymorphism

Xiaoying Tang, PhD
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, 21218, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: amygdala, brain anatomy, hippocampus, MRI, shape analysis, statistical modeling

Takashi Tarumi, PhD
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, arterial stiffness, autoregulation, blood flow, exercise, hemodynamics, pulsatility, vascular, white matter

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

Dr.Ir Charlotte E. Teunissen
VU University Medical Center Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, analytical validation, biomarkers, clinical validation, early diagnosis, dementia, prognosis, proteomics
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-4061-0837

Steinunn Thordardottir, MD
Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: biomarkers, cerebrospinal fluid, familial Alzheimer's disease, genetics, magnetic resonance imaging, natural history studies, neuropathology, preclinical Alzheimer's disease

Qing Tian
China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

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

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

Aleš Tomek, MD, PhD, FESO
Charles University in Prague, 2nd Faculty of Medicine and Motol University Hospital, Prague, Czech Republic
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: antithrombotic medication, cerebral perfusion, cerebrovascular disease, microbleeds, neurosonology, transcranial doppler, vascular dementia
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-7468-499X

Ikuo Tooyama, MD, PhD 
Shiga University of Medical Science, Otsu, Japan 
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: acetylcholine, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, curcumin, microglia, neuroinflammation, neurotransmitter, neuroanatomy, MRI

Duygu Tosun-Turgut, PhD
University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, atrophy, mild cognitive impairment, MRI, multimodality neuroimaging, multivariate statistics, PET, prediction model

Luigi Trojano, MD
Second University of Naples, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: behavioral and psychological disturbances, cognition, constructional disorders, degenerative diseases, frontal/executive disorders, neuropsychology, visuospatial disturbances
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-0328-9642

Olga Trubnikova
Russia
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

Georgios Tsivgoulis, MD, PhD, MSc, FESO
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece; University of Tennesse Healthsciences Center, Memphis, TN, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: cerebral amyloid angiopathy, mitochondria, neurodegeneration, neurosonology, strategic infarct dementia, vascular cognitive impairment, vascular dementia
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-0640-3797

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

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

Fabrizio Vecchio, PhD
Brain Connectivity Laboratory, IRCCS San Raffaele Pisana, Rome, Italy
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cognitive decline, EEG, functional coupling

László Vécsei
University of Szeged, Hungary
Term expiration: 12/31/2015 (pending)
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, excitototoxins, kynurenines, mitochondrial disturbances, neurodegeneration, neuroprotection, Parkinson's disease

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

Selene Vicente
Portugal
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

Romeu A. Videira, PhD
University of Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro (UTAD), Vila Real, Portugal
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: acetylcholinesterase inhibitors, aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, functional lipidomics, membrane organization, mitochondria, neuroinflammation, oxidative stress
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-4170-0092

Alcibiades E. Villarreal D.
Center for Neuroscience and Clinical Research, INDICASAT AIP, Panamá
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, hypoxia, neurodegeneration, telomeres
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-6684-0593

Hélène Villars, MD
Toulouse University Hospital, Toulouse, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, behavioral and psychological symptoms, integrated care, patient education and counseling, primary care, quality of life, therapeutic educational programs, severe dementia
ORCID iD: 0000-0001-7668-1808

Anand Viswanathan, MD, PhD
Massachusetts General Hospital Stroke Research Center, Boston, MA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, cerebral amyloid angiopathy, cerebrovascular disorders, gait, mild cognitive impairment, neuroimaging, stroke, vascular dementia

Vasily Vorobyov, PhD
Institute of Cell Biophysics of Russian Academy of Sciences, Pushchino, Moscow Region, Russia
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, electroencephalogram, long-term potentiation, memory, neurodegeneration, neurotransmitter, sleep

Miika Vuorinen
University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, caudate nucleus, epidemiology, hippocampus, MRI, neurodegeneration, neuroimaging, risk factors, vascular cognitive impairment

Martin Vyhnalek, MD
Charles University in Prague and Motol University Hospital and St. Anne’s University Hospital Brno, Czech Republic
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, cerebrospinal fluid, executive functions, memory, mild cognitive impairment, neuropsychology, olfaction, subjective cognitive decline

Fudi Wang, PhD
Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: anemia, chronic diseases, hepcidin, homeostasis, iron metabolism, iron overload, metal transporter, nutrition, trace element, zinc metabolism
ORCID iD: 0000-0001-8730-0003

Huali Wang, MD, PhD
Peking University Institute of Mental Health, Beijing, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, caregiving, mild cognitive impairment, neuroimaging, neuropsychology, screening
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-3213-6493

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

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: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, GSK-3β, inhibitor I of PP2A (I1PP2A), inhibitor II of PP2A (I2PP2A), neurodegeneration, oxidative stress, PP2A, tau phosphorylation

Xiaoliang Wang, MD
Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Beijing, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, biomarkers, ion channels, natural product, neurodegeneration, pharmacology

Ze Wang, PhD
Hangzhou Normal University, Hangzhou, China and University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: arterial spin labeling perfusion MRI, classification, multivariate signal processing, neuroimaging
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-8339-5567

Amber Watts, PhD
University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
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

Rebecca West, MA
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and City University of New York, New York, NY, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, cognitive decline, cognitive performance, dietary advanced glycation end products, memory, risk factors, type 2 diabetes mellitus
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-0950-5721

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

Jennifer L. Whitwell, PhD
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, atypical Alzheimer's disease, DTI, frontotemporal dementia, MRI, neuroimaging, PET, posterior cortical atrophy, primary progressive aphasia

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

Micha M.M. Wilhelmus, PhD
VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid-beta, cerebral amyloid angiopathy, neurodegeneration, transglutaminase
ORCID iD: 0000-0001-5546-6551

Michael Williams
Centre for Medical Education, Queen's University of Belfast, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: drusen, eye, macula, retina, vision

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

Angela Winkler, MSc
University Hospital Essen, University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, cardiovascular risk factors, epidemiology, mild cognitive impairment, neuropsychology

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: 12/31/2017
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, behavior, immunohistochemistry, intracellular Abeta, pyroglutamate, transgenic mice

Professor Claude M. Wischik
University of Aberdeen; TauRx Therapeutics, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: assay systems, clinico-pathological correlation, diagnostic markers, drug discovery, molecular pathology, neuroimaging, tau, tau aggregation inhibition, therapeutics, transgenic animals

Urszula Wojda, PhD, DSc
International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, and the Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, Warsaw, Poland
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, apoptosis, calcium signaling, cell cycle, lymphocytes, neurodegeneration, p21, presenilins

Gordon T.C. Wong, MBBS, Bsc(Med), MD
University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: anesthesia, opioids, post operative cognitive dysfunction
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-8127-4593

Michael C. Woodward
Austin Health Continuing Care Clinical Service Unit, Heidelberg, and University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, clinical trials, dementia diagnosis, dementia therapies, neuroimaging, quality use of medications

John W. Wright, PhD
Washington State University, Pullman, Washington, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, animal models, behavioral testing, neurodegeneration, neurogenesis, small molecule mimetics, synaptogenesis

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, transgenic models

Diana Wucherer, Pharmacist, Dipl.-Pharm.
German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases (DZNE), Rostock/Greifswald, Germany
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, antidementia drugs, community health, drug related problems, drug safety, medication management, pharmacoepidemiology

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

Shifu Xiao, MD, PhD
Shanghai Jiaotong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, behavior and psychological symptom in dementia, brain imaging, clinical trial, early diagnosis and treatment, mild cognitive impairment, neuropsychology

Zhongcong Xie, MD, PhD
Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, anesthesia, apoptosis, BACE, cognitive function, free radicals, mitochondria, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress, phosphorylation, RNAi, tau protein

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

Shunjiang Xu, PhD
The First Hospital of Hebei Medical University, Shijiazhuang, Hebei, P. R. China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, diabetic encephalopathy, free radicals, lncRNA, mild cognitive impairment, miRNA, mitochondria, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress

Xiaojun Xu, PhD
China Pharmaceutical University, Nanjing, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, insulin signaling, mitochondria, natural products
ORCID iD: 0000-0003-4379-8748

Xin Xu, PhD
National University of Singapore, Singapore
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: cognition, dementia, epidemiology, frailty, mild cognitive impairment

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

Qing Yang, PhD
Fudan University, Shanghai, PR China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, astrocytes, indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase, indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase inhibitor, kynurenine pathway, microglia, neurodegeneration, neuroinflammation

Qing X. Yang, PhD
Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, PA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid imaging, metals, MRI and fMRI on aging, neurodegeneration, neuroimaging, olfactory deficits in AD
ORCID iD: 0000-0003-0530-9915

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

Keqiang Ye, PhD
Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: acidosis, aggregation, aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, APP, cleavage, neurodegeneration, neurotoxicity, phosphorylation, protease, tau

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

Frances T. Yen, PhD
Université de Lorraine, Vandoeuvre-lès-Nancy, France
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, cholesterol, dyslipidemia, lipid and lipoprotein metabolism, lipoprotein receptors, neuroprotection, nutrition, obesity, rodent models

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

Zheng Ying, PhD
Soochow University College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Suzhou, Jiangsu, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aggregation, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, autophagy, cell biology, cell signaling pathways, microglia, neurodegeneration, neuroinflammation, protein quality control, TDP-43, ubiquitin proteasome system

Jin-Tai Yu, MD, PhD
Senior Editor
University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
jintai.yu@ucsf.edu
Term expiration: 12/31/2018
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, biomarkers, corticobasal degeneration, dementia, frontotemporal dementia, genetics, neuroimaging, progressive supranuclear palsy, therapeutics

Nobuhiro Yuki, MD, PhD
Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, anti-ganglioside antibody, biological marker, ganglioside, Guillain-Barré syndrome, vascular dementia

Nasser Zawia, PhD
University of Rhode Island, San Kingston, Rhode Island, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, drug discovery, environmental risk factors, epigenetics, metals, neurodegeneration, tau

Mª Ascensión Zea-Sevilla, MD, PhD
Alzheimer Center Reina Sofia Foundation, Madrid, Spain
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, Alzheimer's disease symptoms, clinical measures, neurodegeneration, treatment

Dina Zekry
Switzerland
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

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: 12/31/2022
Keywords: amyloid beta, amyloid beta precursor protein, biomarkers, cerebrospinal fluid, plasma, secretases, tau

Xinhua Zhan, MD, PhD
MIND Institute, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, cerebral amyloid angiopathy, myelin degradation, neurodegeneration, neuronal inflammation, stroke, transient ischemic attacks, white matter injury

Bing Zhang, MD, PhD
The Affiliated Drum Tower Hospital of Nanjing University Medical School, Nanjing, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, BOLD, DTI, hippocampus, MRI, MRS, neurodegeneration, neuroimaging, small world network, structural MRI

Cheng Zhang, PhD
University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2016
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, amyloid, biomarkers, glutathione, learning and memory, mild cognitive impairment, oxidative stress, post-translational modifications, preventative therapy, stress signaling

Jing Zhang, MD, PhD
University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
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: 12/31/2015 (pending)
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

Zhijun Zhang
China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords:

Bing Zhou, PhD
Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: Alzheimer’s disease, Drosophila, metals, mitochondria, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress, tauopathy, yeast

Juan (Helen) Zhou, PhD
Duke-National University of Singapore Graduate Medical School, Singapore
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer's disease, connectivity, diffusion tensor imaging, functional MRI, neurodegeneration, network
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-0180-8648

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, homocysteine, oxidative stress, phosphorylation, PP2A, RAGE, tau

Gang Zhu, MD, PhD
The First Affiliated Hospital of China Medical University, Shenyang, China
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, animal model, antipsychotics, cognitive, gene polymorphism, , microdialysis, neurodegeneration, neurotransmitter, psychosis

Ling-Qiang Zhu, PhD
Tongji Medical College, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, P.R.China
Term expiration: 12/31/2019
Keywords: Alzheimer's disease, axonopathy, dendritic spine, glycogen synthase kinase 3, memory, neurodegeneration, protein phosphatase, synaptic plasticity, tauopathy

Xiongwei Zhu, PhD
Deputy Editor
Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
xiongwei.zhu@case.edu
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)

Robert Zivadinov, MD, PhD
University of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
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: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease, biomarkers, blood analysis, isoaspartate, mass spectrometry, neurodegeneration, oxidative stress, proteinopathy, proteomics

Marissa D. Zwan, MSc
VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, (early-onset) Alzheimer’s disease, amyloid, cerebrospinal fluid, clinical value, PET imaging

Stelios Zygouris, MSc
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
Term expiration: 12/31/2015
Keywords: aging, Alzheimer’s disease (AD), cognitive screening, computerized cognitive assessment, computerized cognitive training, computerized tests, mild cognitive impairment (MCI), neuropsychological testing, serious games, virtual reality
ORCID iD: 0000-0001-9384-1826