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Marie-Louise Mares

Marie-Louise Mares

Associate professor, communication arts

Expert on children and media, pro-social/educational TV, media use among older adults

Joseph Kemnitz

Joseph Kemnitz

Professor, cell and regenerative biology

Expert on research using nonhuman primates (past director of WNPRC)

Tracy Schroepfer

Tracy Schroepfer

Associate professor, social work

Expert on end of life, aging, cancer health disparities, community-based participatory research, intervention with dementia-related behaviors,

Ricki Colman

Ricki Colman

Associate scientist, Wisconsin National Primate Research Center

Expert on primate aging, caloric restriction and primate models

Richard Weindruch

Richard Weindruch

Professor, medicine, geriatrics and gerontology

Expert on retarding the aging process by caloric restriction

William Schrage

William Schrage

Professor, Department of Kinesiology

Expert in cardiovascular physiology, exercise physiology, blood flow control in obesity, prediabetes

Craig Atwood

Craig Atwood

Associate professor, medicine

Expert on hormonal mechanisms of aging, hormone replacement therapy, Alzheimer's disease, prostate cancer and early human embryogenesis

Andrea Mason

Andrea Mason

Assistant professor, kinesiology

Expert on how arm and hand movements are planned, controlled and learned by our brain

Karen Holden

Karen Holden

Professor emerita, consumer science and public affairs

Expert on the economic status of the older population and on financial literacy

William Ehlenbach

William Ehlenbach

Assistant professor of medicine

Expert on adult critical care medicine

Sanjay Asthana

Sanjay Asthana

Associate dean for gerontology; professor and division head, geriatrics

Expert on Alzheimer’s disease, aging, neuroscience, geriatrics, academic research infrastructure, and clinical trials design.

Nathaniel  Chin

Nathaniel Chin

Assistant professor, medicine, geriatrics and gerontology

Expert on geriatric medicine and diagnosing and treating Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias

Carey  Gleason

Carey Gleason

Associate professor, medicine, geriatrics and gerontology

Expert on cognitive aging, dementia, and Alzheimer’s disease, as well as post-menopausal hormone therapy

Barbara Bendlin

Associate professor, medicine, geriatrics and gerontology

Expert on factors that contribute to or protect against the development of dementia due to Alzheimer’s disease

Sterling  Johnson

Sterling Johnson

Professor, medicine, geriatrics and gerontology

Clinical neuropsychologist and expert in early identification of Alzheimer’s disease through advanced brain imaging

Cynthia  Carlsson

Cynthia Carlsson

Associate professor, medicine, geriatrics and gerontology

Expert in diagnosis and treatment of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias as well as clinical trials examining the efficacy of medications to treat or prevent

Amy  Kind

Amy Kind

Associate professor, medicine, geriatrics and gerontology

Geriatrician and health care/health policy researcher with expertise in Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, with focus on research toward elimination of health disparities