Dr. Lisa Mosconi on Menopause and the Brain

Dr. Lisa Mosconi on Menopause and the Brain

Lisa Mosconi, PhD is an Associate Professor of Neuroscience in Neurology and Radiology at Weill Cornell Medicine (WCM), and the Director of the Alzheimer’s Prevention Program at WCM/NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital. Her current two-year grant is the fifth WAM Research...
WAM Researcher: Dr. Warren Taylor

WAM Researcher: Dr. Warren Taylor

Warren Taylor, MD, MHSc Dr. Warren Taylor was one of the 2017 WAM Research Grant recipients. He used his funding to ask: What impact does stress have on women’s memory and on how her brain processes cognitive information? Increased stress may contribute to brain aging...
WAM Researcher: Dr. Roberta Diaz Brinton

WAM Researcher: Dr. Roberta Diaz Brinton

Roberta Diaz Brinton, PhD Dr. Roberta Diaz Brinton was one of the 2019 WAM Research Grant recipients. She used her funding to ask: How do common breast cancer treatments affect a woman’s risk of Alzheimer’s? Her team discovered that breast cancer therapies,...
WAM Researchers: Drs. Sarah Banks and Erin Sundermann

WAM Researchers: Drs. Sarah Banks and Erin Sundermann

Sarah Banks, PhD   Erin Sundermann, PhD   Drs. Sarah Banks and Erin Sundermann were 2020 WAM Research Grant recipients. For many years, Drs. Banks and Sundermann have been dedicated to investigating why women experience AD differently than men, and their...