"Alzheimer's Association Recognizes Four Scientists with Lifetime Achievement Awards at AAIC 2015"
The Alzheimer's Association recognizes four leading scientists for their contributions to advancing Alzheimer's disease and dementia research. The awards were presented during the opening session at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference 2015 in Washington, D.C. The winner of the Khalid Iqbal, PhD, Lifetime Achievement Award in Alzheimer’s disease research was Alison Goate, D.Phil., Professor of Neurogenetics in the Department of Neuroscience and Director of the Ronald M. Loeb Center for Alzheimer's disease at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Dr. Goate has worked on the genetics of Alzheimer's disease for 27 years.
- Alison Goate, PhD, Senior Faculty, Neuroscience, Neurology, Genetics and Genomic Sciences, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Founding Director, The Ronald M. Loeb Center for Alzheimer’s Disease at Mount Sinai