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The Wien Center for Alzheimer's Disease and Memory Disorders, Mount Sinai Medical Center and 1Florida ADRC present
  • 17th Annual Mild Cognitive Impairment Symposium
  • Special Topic Workshop
  • Alzheimer's Public Educational Forum

January 19-20, 2019 | Miami Beach, Florida, USA

AGENDA

2019 Preliminary Program

All speakers are confirmed.

17th Annual Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI) Symposium 

Diagnosis, Treatment and Psychosocial Factors Affecting Neurodegenerative and Vascular MCI

Saturday, JANUARY 19, 2019

7:15 am – 8:15Check-in and Continental Breakfast
8:15 – 8:30Welcome Notes/Introduction to SymposiumRanjan Duara, MD, FAAN
Mount Sinai Medical Center
8:30 – 9:00KEYNOTE LECTURE: Recent Advances in the Treatment of Alzheimer’s DiseaseReisa Sperling, MD
Harvard Medical School
9:00 – 9:05Q&A
9:05-11:50SESSION 1: Interaction of Vascular and Neurodegenerative Disease
Chair: Rebecca Gottesman, MD, PhD, Johns Hopkins University
9:05 – 9:10Session OverviewCHAIR
9:10 – 9:25Amyloid Deposition in Healthy Aging, Vascular and Neurodegenerative Disease and Genetic Effects Rebecca Gottesman, MD, PhD
Johns Hopkins University
9:25 – 9:30Q&A
9:30 – 9:45Amyloid Independent Effects of Vascular Health on Brain Health and Cognitive ImpairmentPrashanthi Vemuri, PhD
Mayo Clinic
9:45 – 9:50Q&A
9:50 – 10:05Late-life Blood Pressure Association with Cerebrovascular and Alzheimer's Disease Pathology Zoe Arvanitakis, MD
Rush University Medical Center
10:05 – 10:10Q&A
10:10 – 10:40BREAK
10:40 – 10:55 Insulin Dysregulation and the Pathophysiology of Alzheimer’s Disease Suzanne Craft, PhD
Wake Forest School of Medicine
10:55 – 11:00Q&A
11:00 – 11:15Interaction of Vascular and Degenerative Pathology Denis Dickson, MD
Mayo Clinic
11:15 – 11:20Q&A
11:20 – 11:50Panel Discussion/Q&A
11:50am – 2:45 pm
SESSION 2: Multimodal Imaging in the Diagnosis of Incipient Neurodegenerative Diseases
Co-Chairs: Bradford Dickerson, MD, Massachusetts General Hospital and David Wolk, MD, PhD, University of Pennsylvania
11:50 am – 11:55Session OverviewCo-Chairs
11:55 – 12:10CASE #1Bradford Dickerson, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital
12:10 – 12:15Q&A
12:15 – 12:30CASE #2David Wolk, MD
University of Pennsylvania
12:30 – 12:35Q&A
12:35 – 1:35LUNCH
1:35 – 1:50CASE #3Alireza Atri, MD, PhD
California Pacific Medical Center
1:50 – 1:55Q&A
1:55 – 2:10CASE #4Stephen Salloway, MD
Alpert Medical School of Brown University
2:10 – 2:15Q&A
2:15 – 2:45Panel Discussion/ Q&ARonald Petersen, MD, PhD
Mayo Clinic
2:45 – 5:25SESSION 3: Neurorehabilitation for MCI
Chair: Benjamin Hampstead, MD, University of Michigan
2:45 – 2:50OverviewCHAIR
2:50 – 3:20KEYNOTE LECTURE: Patterns of Effective Connectivity during Memory Encoding and Retrieval in MCI and Healthy AgingKrish Sathian, MD, PhD
Emory University School of Medicine
3:20 – 3:25Q&A
3:25 – 3:40Neuromodulation as a Rehabilitation Tool in Aging, MCI and DementiaBenjamin Hampstead, MD
University of Michigan
3:40 – 3:45Q&A
3:45 – 4:15BREAK
4:15 – 4:30Cognitive Training in MCI and SCI: Impact on Cognition, Strategy Use and Virtual Reality Measures of Real-life Cognition Sylvie Belleville, PhD
University of Montreal
4:30 – 4:35Q&A
4:35 – 4:50Comparative Effectiveness of Behavioral Interventions for MCI Glenn Smith, PhD
University of Florida
4:50 – 4:55Q&A
4:55 – 5:25Panel Discussion/ Q&A
5:25 – 7:30Networking Reception

Special Topic Workshop: 

Acculturative Stress, Discrimination and Cognitive Performance in the Older Adults

Sunday, JANUARY 20, 2019  ♦  8:00 am – 1:00 pm

7:30 am – 8:30Continental Breakfast and Check-in
8:30 – 8:35Welcome NotesRanjan Duara, MD, FAAN
Mount Sinai Medical Center
8:35 – 9:05SPECIAL LECTURE: Culture, Acculturation, Stress and Cognition: Studies in Children of Holocaust Survivors Rachel Yehuda, PhD
Icahn School of Medicine
9:05 – 9:10Q&A
9:10 – 1:00WORKSHOP:
Acculturative Stress, Discrimination and Cognitive Performance in the Older Adults
CHAIR: Lisa Barnes, PhD, Rush University
9:10 – 9:15IntroductionCHAIR
9:15 – 9:30KEYNOTE LECTURE: Discrimination, Stress and Cognitive Performance in African Americans Lisa Barnes, PhD
Rush University
9:30 – 9:35Q&A
9:35 – 9:50The Impact of Culture and Education on Neuropsychological MeasurementsMonica Rosselli, PhD
Florida Atlantic University
9:50 – 9:55Q&A
9:55 – 10:10The Association between Acculturation and Cognitive Function among Chinese Older Adults TBA
10:10 – 10:15Q&A
10:15 – 10:45BREAK
10:45 – 11:00Lessons learned from the ESCAPE Study (Effects of Stress on Cognitive Aging, Physiology, and Emotion)Stacey Scott, PhD
Stony Brook University
11:00 – 11:05Q&A
11:05 – 11:20Brain Imaging Correlates of Acculturative Stress and Cognition Rosie Curiel, PhD
University of Miami
11:20 – 11:25Q&A
11:25 – 11:55Panel Discussion/Q&AModerator: Miriam Rodriguez, PhD
Albizu University
11:55 – 1:00LUNCH

Alzheimer’s Public Educational Forum: 

Mild Cognitive Impairment: Early Diagnosis and the Impact of Stress, Culture and Memory Training

Sunday, JANUARY 20, 2019  ♦  1:30 pm – 5:00 pm

1:00 - 1:30pmCheck-in and Refreshments
1:30 – 1:35Welcome NotesRanjan Duara, MD, FAAN
Mount Sinai Medical Center
1:35 – 5:00 EDUCATIONAL FORUM:
Mild Cognitive Impairment: Early Diagnosis and the Impact of Stress, Culture and Memory Training
CHAIR: Mary Ganguli, MD, MPH
University of Pittsburgh
1:35 – 1:40OverviewCHAIR
1:40 – 2:10KEYNOTE LECTURE:
Amyloid, Tau, PreClinical Alzheimer’s Disease and Mild Cognitive Impairment
Ronald Petersen, MD, PhD
Mayo Clinic
2:10 – 2:15Q&A
2:15 – 2:30Vascular and Degenerative Causes of Cognitive Impairment: How Are They Linked? Rebecca Gottesman, MD, PhD
Johns Hopkins University
2:30 – 2:35Q&A
2:35 – 2:50Detect of the Very Earliest Stages of Alzheimer’s Disease Using Cognitive Testing and Brain Imaging David Loewenstein, PhD
University of Miami
2:50 – 2:55Q&A
2:55 – 3:25BREAK
3:25 – 3:40Cognitive Training in the Older Adults and in MCISylvie Belleville, PhD
University of Montreal
3:40 – 3:45Q&A
3:45 – 4:00Culture, Stress and Impact on Cognitive Performance Lisa Barnes, PhD
Rush University
4:00 – 4:05Q&A
4:05 – 4:50Panel Discussion and Q&A
4:50 – 5:00Closing NotesRanjan Duara, MD, FAAN
Mount Sinai Medical Center

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