Stanford Alzheimer's Disease Research Center

Who we are

Monther Abu-Remaileh, PhD
Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering and (by courtesy) of Genetics
Principal investigator, developmental project 1.1

Ehsan Adeli, PhD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
REC Scholar 1.1

Nima Aghaeepour, PhD
Associate Professor (Research) of Anesthesiology, Perioperative & Pain Medicine (Adult MSD), of Pediatrics (Neonatology) and (by courtesy) of Biomedical Data Sciences
Biomarker Core

Alissa Anderson, BA, MSEd
Administrative associate
Administrative Core

Katrin Andreasson, MD
Professor of Neurology & Neurological Sciences
Administrative and Biomarker Cores

J. Wesson Ashford, MD, PhD
Clinical Professor (Affiliated), Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, VA Palo Alto Health Care System
Clinical Core  

Nusha Askari, PhD
Senior administrator
Administrative Core

John Barry, MD
Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences and (by courtesy) of Neurology & Neurological Sciences
Clinical Core

Ami Bhatt, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine (Hematology) and of Genetics
Clinical Core

Donald Born, MD, PhD
Clinical Professor of Pathology
Neuropathology Core

Nicole Caceres, BA
Clinical research coordinator associate
Clinical Core

Maria-Lucia Campos, BA
Clinical research coordinator associate
Clinical Core

Divya Channappa, MS
Project coordinator
Biomarker Core

Steven Z. Chao MD., PhD
Clinical Associate Professor (Affiliated)
Clinical Core

Kelly Chau
Clinical research coordinator associate
Biomarker Core

Wei-ting Chen, PhD
Executive Director, Office of Community Engagement
Community Engagement & Partnerships SpecialistOutreach Recruitment & Engagement Core

Jennie Clark, MA, CPG, CAEd, CMC, CDP, CMDCP
Memory Support Program manager
Clinical Core

Maria Inmaculada Cobos Sillero MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pathology
Neuropathology Core

Nicole Kathleen Corso, MS
JEDI Committee

Guido Davidzon, MD, SM
Clinical Associate Professor of Radiology
Imaging Core

J. Kaci Fairchild, PhD, ABPP
Clinical Professor (Affiliated) of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, VA Palo Alto Health Care System
Research Education Component

Igor Feinstein, PhD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology, Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine
Principal investigator, developmental project 3.2

Andrew Gentles, PhD
Assistant Professor, Depts of Medicine (Biomedical Informatics Research) and Biomedical Data Sciences
Principal investigator, developmental project 2.1

Henry (Hank) Greely, JD
Deane F. and Kate Edelman Johnson Professor of Law and (by courtesy) of Genetics
Clinical Core

Michael Greicius, MD, MPH
Iqbal Farrukh and Asad Jamal Professor of Neurology & Neurological Sciences and (by courtesy) of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Imaging Core

Zihuai He, PhD
Assistant Professor (Research) of Neurology & Neurological Sciences and of Medicine (Biomedical Informatics Research)
Data Management & Statistics Core

Alesha Heath, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
REC Scholar 3.1

Victor W. Henderson, MD, MS
Professor of Epidemiology & Population Health and of Neurology & Neurological Sciences
Administrative and Clinical Cores

Gabriel Hergenroeder, BS
Clinical Research Coordinator
Clinical and Neuropathology Cores

Elizabeth E. Hoyte, BS
Web administrator
Administrative Core

Ramy Hussein, PhD
Postdoctoral fellow, Department of Radiology
REC Scholar 2.1

Janet Hwang, MS
Database administrator
Data Management & Statistics Core

Harini Iyer, PhD
Postdoctoral scholar, Developmental Biology
Principal investigator, developmental project 2.2

Mike Jaime, BS
Financial administrator
Administrative Core

Caleb Lareau, PhD
Instructor, Department of Pathology
Principal investigator, developmental project 3.3

Amy Lin, MPH
Database system analyst
Data Management & Statistics Core

Frank M. Longo, MD, PhD
George E. and Lucy Becker Professor of Medicine and Professor (by courtesy) of Neurosurgery
Administrative Core

Ana Marquez, BS, MPH
Palliative care program coordinator
Administrative Core

T’Lesa Meadowcroft, BS
Clinical research coordinator associate
Clinical Core

Patricia Losada Moran, PhD
Senior research scientist, Neurology & Neurological Sciences
Biomarker Core

Elizabeth Mormino, PhD
Assistant Professor (Research) of Neurology & Neurological Sciences
Imaging Core

Heather E. Moss, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Ophthalmology and of Neurology & Neurological Sciences
Principal investigator, developmental project 1.2

Jeff Nirschl, MD, PhD
Neuropathology fellow and post-doctoral researcher, Department of Pathology
REC Scholar 3.2

Claudia Padula, PhD
Instructor (Affiliated) of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, VA Palo Alto Health Care System
Administrative Core

VJ Periyakoil, MD
Professor of Medicine (Primary care and population health), VA Palo Alto Health Care System
Administrative Core

Kathleen Poston, MD, MS
Edward F. and Irene Thiel Pimley Professor of Neurology & Neurological Sciences and (by courtesy) of Neurosurgery
Research Education Component and Clinical Core

Veronica Ramirez, BS
Clinical research manager
Clinical Core

Patricia Rodriguez Espinosa, PhD
Instructor, Epidemiology & Population Health
Administrative Core, Outreach Recruitment & Engagement Core

Alejandra Romo, BA
Clinical research coordinator associate
Clinical Core

Allyson C. Rosen, PhD, ABPP-CN
Clinical Associate Professor (Affiliated) of Psychiatry& Behavioral Sciences, VA Palo Alto Health Care System
Clinical Core

Nora Sakiz, BS
Clinical research coordinator associate
Clinical Core

Birgitt Schüle, MD
Associate Professor (Research) of Pathology
Neuropathology Core

Sharon Sha, MD, MS
Clinical Associate Professor of Neurology & Neurological Sciences
Clinical Core

Irina Skylar-Scott, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Neurology & Neurological Sciences
Clinical Core

Amanda Nicole Smith
Assistant clinical research coordinator
Biomarker Core

Lu Tian, ScD
Professor of Biomedical Data Science and (by courtesy) of Statistics
Data Management & Statistics Core

Tammy Tran, PhD
Postdoctoral fellow, Department of Psychology
REC Scholar 1.2

Travis Urban, MD
Behavioral neurology fellow
Clinical Core

Mohini Vaidya, BS
Clinical research coordinator associate
Clinical Core

Hannes Vogel, MD
Professor of Pathology and of Pediatrics (Pediatric Genetics) and (by courtesy) of Neurosurgery and of Comparative Medicine
Neuropathology Core

Hillary Vossler
Research assistant
Imaging Core

Kristen Wheeler, DPT, PT
Research assistant
Research Education Component

Edward N. Wilson, PhD
Instructor, Neurology & Neurological Sciences
Biomarker Core

Joe Winer, PhD
Postdoctoral fellow, Department of Neurology & Neurological Sciences
REC Scholar 2.2

Tony Wyss-Coray, PhD
D.H. Chen Professor II of Neurology & Neurological Sciences
Administrative and Biomarker Cores

Jerome Yesavage, MD
Jared and Mae Tinklenberg Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences and (by courtesy) of Neurology & Neurological Sciences, VA Palo Alto Medical Center
Administrative Core

Serena Yeung, PhD
Assistant Professor of Biomedical Data Science and (by courtesy) of Computer Science and of Electrical Engineering
Data Management & Statistics Core

Isabelle Yi, RN, BSN
Nurse Coordinator
Clinical Core

Kyan Younes, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Neurology & Neurological Sciences
Clinical Core

Maya V. Yutsis, PhD, ABPP-CN
Clinical Assistant Professor (Affiliated) of Neurology & Neurological Sciences
Clinical Core

Faria Zafar, MS
Life Science Research Professional
Neuropathology Core

Gregory Zaharchuck, MD, PhD
Professor of Radiology (Neuroimaging and Neurointervention)
Imaging Core

Michael M Zeineh, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Radiology (Neuroimaging and Neurointervention)
Imaging Core