10/3: Duke Alum Eric Reiman to Address Alzheimer's Prevention

Wrenn Lecture to be give at Great Hall, Trent Semans

Friday, September 6, 2019
Dr. Reiman to Deliver 2019 Karen L. Wrenn Lectureship Oct. 3
Dr. Reiman to Deliver 2019 Karen L. Wrenn Lectureship Oct. 3

Duke alumnus Eric Reiman, MD, will deliver the Karen L. Wrenn Lecturership on Thursday, Oct. 3, from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Great Hall, Trent Semans Center. Lunch will be provided. He will discuss. "Preventing Alzheimer's."

The event is free and open to the public.

Dr. Reiman is internationally recognized for his pioneering contributions in brain imaging, genomics, the unusually early detection and tracking of Alzheimer's disease, and the accelerated evaluation of Alzheimer's prevention therapies. He serves as Executive Director of the Banner Alzheimer’s Institute and Chief Executive Officer for Banner Research. He is also Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Arizona University, Professor of Neuroscience, Arizona State University, and Director of the Arizona Alzheimer’s Consortium.

He will be hosted by Murali Doraiswaimy, MBBS, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, and Director of Duke's Neurocognitive Disorders Program.