Friday Frontiers in Biomedical Science
Join us for a reception at 3:30 p.m., with the presentation beginning at 4 p.m. This session features one speaker who will share a 40-minute overview of their work, with an opportunity for audience Q&A. Light refreshments will be provided.
Dr. Reiman is the executive director of Banner Alzheimer’s Institute, chief executive officer of Banner Research, professor of psychiatry at the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix, professor of neuroscience at Arizona State University and director of the Arizona Alzheimer’s Consortium. Dr. Reiman and his Banner Alzheimer’s Institute colleagues established the Alzheimer’s Prevention Initiative (API) to launch a new era in Alzheimer’s prevention research. Dr. Reiman is an author of about 600 publications, a principal investigator of several large NIH grants, retiring member of the National Advisory Council on Aging (NIA Council), and a recipient of the Potamkin Prize for his pioneering contributions to the study of preclinical Alzheimer's disease and the accelerated evaluation of Alzheimer's disease prevention therapies.