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  • UAB Department of Community and Family Medicine Article on BHAM Project

    Considering Brain Health: A Perspective on Learning More About Personal Wellness"The Department of Family and Community Medicine’s UAB Hospital-Highlands and Hoover clinics are starting a partnership with the UAB Evelyn F. McKnight Brain Institute to help patients better understand how[…]

  • CNN article mentions McKnight Brain Foundation in Mediterranean Diet, Memory Loss and Dementia article

    Mediterranean diet may prevent memory loss and dementia, study finds"The mountain of evidence continues to build that you are what you eat when it comes to brain health," said Dr. Richard Isaacson, who directs the Alzheimer's Prevention Clinic at Weill Cornell[…]

  • Brain Health Initiative

    A Primary Care Agenda for Brain Health Primary care clinics can play an important role in preserving patients’ brain health using the American Heart Association’s Life’s Simple 7 as a guide, as well as addressing six other factors associated with[…]

  • 2021 McKnight Inter-institutional Meeting

    2021 McKnight Inter-institutional Meeting It is approaching time for the 2021 Evelyn F. McKnight Inter-institutional Meeting. This year will be slightly different than years past, as it will be a virtual meeting. Please save the date for the 12th Annual McKnight Inter-institutional Meeting on April 28-29,[…]

  • Bilingualisn and Cognitive Reserve and Resilience workshop

    The NIA is hosting a Bilingualism and Cognitive Reserve and Resilience workshop on 3/1-3/2, 2021.Click the link for more information.

  • Annual McKnight Seminar-Dr. Gottesman Talk

    Click Here to See Dr. Gottesman's Talk "Modifiable midlife risk factors for cognitive decline and dementia" Rebecca Gottesman, MD, PhD Professor of Neurology and Epidemiology Director of Research, Hopkins Bayview Neurology February 4, 2021

  • 2021 Annual McKnight Lecture

    2021 Annual McKnight Lecture To join the 2021 Annual McKnight Lecture, please follow the link below:https://uab.zoom.us/j/92132971022?pwd=N0hRU1QyOHp6dUxKNGFBQXQxSEp2Zz09

  • UAB Neuropsychologist wins National Early Impact Award

    Dr. Adam Gerstenecker, Assistant Professor in the Department of Neurology-Division of Neuropsychology at UAB, was recently recognized as the Early Career Impact Award winner for both NAN (National Academy of Neuropsychology) and the Federation of Associations in Behavioral and Brain Sciences.[…]

  • UAB study aims to learn more about silent strokes

    Dr. Ronald Lazar, Director and Chair of the UAB McKnight Institute, interviewed with News-Medical about his current study envestigating silents strokes and cognition in a population being treated for stroke prevention. Link to UAB's overview of Arcadia-CSIDr. Lazar's Interview with News-Medical

  • Dr. Olajide Williams - "Racism and Stroke Disparities.."

    "Racism and Stroke Disparities: Centering the Margins"Dr. Olajide A. Williams, MD, MSProfessor and Chief of StaffDepartment of NeurologyColumbia UniversityPresentation

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