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The Indiana Alzheimer Disease Center presents the 

2015 Scientific Symposium

Network Science and Alzheimer’s Disease

Friday, March 06, 2015 – 8 am to 2:45 pm

IU Health Neuroscience Center, Goodman Hall Auditorium

355 W. 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN  46202 


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Network Science and Alzheimer’s Disease, the IADC’s annual scientific symposium, is designed to help scientists and clinicians to better understand the complex multi-level systems involved in Alzheimer’s disease, from altered brain connectivity and gene networks to the social networks surrounding patients and caregivers*

*While family caregivers and community members are welcome to attend this scientific session, the annual IADC Martin Family AD Caregiver Symposium will be held in October 2015.



Andrew J. Saykin, PsyD, Raymond C. Beeler Professor of Radiology & Imaging Sciences and Director of the IADC, IUSM.




Bernice A. Pescosolido, PhD, Distinguished Professor & Chancellor’s Professor of Sociology, Co-Director, Indiana University Network Science Institute; Director, Indiana Consortium for Mental Health Services Research, IU Bloomington


Olaf Sporns, PhD, Distinguished Professor, Provost Professor, Robert H. Shaffer Chair, Co-Director, Indiana University Network Science Institute; IU Bloomington


Plus state-of-the-science talks by IADC researchers:

Joaquin Goñi, PhD; Vijay Ramanan, PhD and Li Shen, PhD. 


CALL FOR POSTERS:  Attendees are invited to submit abstracts highlighting their research related to Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias.  Space will be available to display posters throughout the day.  Up to 10 authors will be invited to briefly present their poster during the morning break.  Please submit a 250 word abstract to by February 16th.  


Questions?  Please contact Donna Wert.

Phone: (317) 963-7297

 Fax:  (317) 963-7325 


The program is offered free of charge; however, REGISTRATION is required. Register online by filling out the form below.  We look forward to seeing you on the 6th of March!

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