Community Outreach Giving back where it matters most
The CAM Center gives back to the Gainesville and neuroscience community in a variety of ways. Read below to learn more about our impact!
In 2012, the McKnight Brain Research Foundation endowed the University of Florida with $300,000 to establish a permanent annual lectureship as a memorial tribute to the late William G. “Bill” Luttge, PhD, the first director of UF’s Evelyn F. and William L. McKnight Brain Institute (MBI). Held each year and open to all audiences, the William G. Luttge Lectureship in Neuroscience explores inventive ideas and approaches to ensure healthy cognitive aging and to counter brain diseases.
In The Conversation, Drs. Golde and DeKosky explain the new test, which shows high accuracy in detecting chemicals specific to Alzheimer’s.
Researchers have joined an urgent effort to collect and donate PPE, to support clinical colleagues treating COVID-19.
An update regarding research activities by David P. Norton, Ph.D., the VP for Research at UF Health.
Receiving clinical Care
The multidisciplinary team at the UF Memory and Cognitive Disorders Clinic is committed to advancing the level of neurological care by pioneering new techniques, developing new treatments and bringing discoveries to patients diagnosed with memory and cognitive disorders.