October 14 & 15, 2016 • BALTIMORE, MD

2016 Fall ADC Meeting presentations

For a PDF of the overall session's agenda, click the session name (e.g., DIRECTORS MEETING). For an individual presentation, click the presentation title.


  • Welcome and updates
    • Welcome — Mary Quiceno, MD, Chair, ORE Core Leaders Steering Committee; ORE Core Leader, UTSW
    • NIA update — Nina Silverberg, PhD, Assistant Director, ADC Program, NIA/NIH
    • ADEAR update — Peggy Vaughn, Public Affairs Specialist, NIA/NIH
    • Alzheimer's Association update — Keith Fargo, Alzheimer's Association
    • African Americans Against Alzheimer's/Forget Me Not — Stephanie Monroe, Director, African Americans Against Alzheimer's
  • Outreach — Recruitment — Education Topics I
    • Community outreach, recruitment and retention of Latinos
      • Katya Rascovsky, PhD, University of Pennsylvania
      • Jason Resendez, Director, Latinos Against Alzheimer's
    • Pepper Centers: Research education component at the Johns Hopkins OAIC Pepper Center
      • Karen Bandeen-Roche, PhD, Data Core Leader, Johns Hopkins University; Co-principal Investigator, Older Americans Information Center (Pepper Center)
  • Outreach — Recruitment — Education Topics II
    • RCMAR Partnerships for Native Health Initiative for Research and Education to Advance Community Health (IREACH): Mission and collaborations with ADCs
      • Dedra Buchwald, MD, Satellite Core Leader, University of Washington; Founding Director, Partnerships for Native Health, Washington State University
      • Meghan Jernigan, MPH, Research Manager, Partnerships for Native Health
    • CDC messaging project — Jason Karlawish, MD; ORE Core Leader, University of Pennsylvania
    • Video on African American brain donation — Dorothy Edwards, PhD; ORE Core Leader, University of Wisconsin
    • Update on Advance Care Planning Project
  • Announcements & Updates From Centers
    • Update on R01 to test Tele-Savvy — Kenneth Hepburn, PhD, ORE Core Leader, Emory University
    • Closed discussion with ORE Cores: How the Alzheimers Association separations affect the ADCs; ADCS and ATRI effects
      • Josh Grill, PhD, ORE Core Leader, University of California, Irvine
      • Carey Gleason, PhD, Administrator, University of Wisconsin
      • Dorothy Edwards, PhD, ORE Core Leader, University of Wisconsin
      • Mary Sewell, PhD, ORE Core Leader, Mount Sinai

NP Core Meeting

  • Welcome and updates
    • Welcome and introduction — Edward Lee, MD, PhD; Chair, NP Core Steering Committee, NP Core Leader, University of Pennsylvania
    • NIA update — Creighton Phelps, PhD; Deputy Director, Division of Neuroscience, NIA/NIH, and Director, ADC Program
    • NACC update — Walter A. Kukull; PhD, Director, National Alzheimer's Coordinating Center
    • DIAN / ADNI Neuropathology Core update — Nigel Cairns, PhD; NP Core Leader, Washington University in St. Louis
  • Scientific symposium: Advances in mouse models of ADRD neuropathology

Directors Meeting

  • Welcome and updates
    • Welcome — David Knopman, MD; Chair, ADC Executive Committee; Clinical Core Leader, Mayo Clinic
    • NIA update
      • Marie Bernard, MD Deputy Director, NIA/NIH
      • Eliezer Masliah, MD, PhD Director, Division of Neuroscience, NIA/NIH
      • Creighton Phelps, PhD; Deputy Director, Division of Neuroscience; Director, ADC Program, NIA/NIH
    • Future of ADCs Program update — Barry Greenberg, PhD; Director of Strategy, Toronto Dementia Research Alliance
    • NACC update — Walter A. Kukull, PhD; Director, National Alzheimer's Coordinating Center
    • ADGC, NCRAD, and NIAGADS: GWAS update

NACC Data / Methods Meeting

Data Core Leaders Meeting