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Alzheimer's Disease: Latest Developments in Diagnosis, Care, and Prevention
|Event Time:||1:00 PM - 2:00 PM|
|Title:||Alzheimer's Disease: Latest Developments in Diagnosis, Care, and Prevention|
|Location:||Leichtag Family Foundation Biomedical Research Building|
|Event Category:||Health Sciences -School of Medicine|
|Sponsor:||Stein Institute for Research on Aging|
|Open to Public:||YES|
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|Contact Name:||Dilip V Jeste|
|Contact Phone:||(858) 534-4020 Ext.|
|Description:||A native of Chennai, India, Murali obtained his medical degree from the University of Madras India and completed his internship and residency at Duke Medicine. He is currently the Director of the Neurocognitive Disorders Program and a Professor in the Translational Neuroscience division in the Department of Psychiatry. He is also a member of The Duke Center for Personalized Medicine.
Murali is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians (London), a Fellow of the American Neurological Association and a member of the World Economic Forum's Global Agenda Council on Neuroscience and Behavior. He also serves as an adviser to leading government agencies, biotech and digital health companies, and patient advocacy groups.
Murali is a brain health adviser for Men's Health magazine and serves on the healthcare panel of experts for the Wall Street Journal. He is coauthor of a popular book, The Alzheimer's Action Plan.