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5 Years of Multicultural Science! MGH Multicultural Alzheimer’s Prevention Program Symposium

June 27, 2023 1:00 pm 5:00 pm


June 27, 2023
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm



MGH CNY 149 Room 2204

149 13th ST
Charlestown, MA 02129 United States
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(617) 643-5880

Tentative Schedule:

1-1:15Opening RemarksYakeel T. Quiroz, PhD
1:15-1:25The Colombia-Boston (COLBOS) study of autosomal dominant Alzheimer’s disease: From biomarkers to novel therapeutic targetsYakeel T. Quiroz, PhD
1:25-1:30Q & A
1:30-1:40Sex-based analysis of the progression of autosomal dominant Alzheimer’s disease.Clara Vila Castelar, PhD
1:40-1:45Q & A
1:45-1:55Physical activity and markers of neural injury in autosomal-dominant Alzheimer’s disease.Edmarie Guzman-Velez, PhD
1:55-2:00Q & A
2:00-2:10Effect of apolipoprotein genotype and education on cognitive function in autosomal dominant Alzheimer’s diseaseStephanie Langella, PhD
2:10-2:15Q & A
2:15-2:25The whole may not be greater than the sum of its parts: An analysis of thalamic subregions in ADADEnmanuelle Pardilla, PhD
2:25-2:30Q & A
Panel: Early markers of preclinical ADAD
2:45-2:55Religious Coping, Memory, and Brain Pathology in Cognitively Unimpaired Individuals with Autosomal Dominant Alzheimer’s Disease Jairo Martinez, MA
2:55-3:05COLBOS Vision and Visual Short-Term Memory BatteryDan Norton, PhD 
3:05-3:15Memory for Semantically Related Objects Test (MESERO) in COLBOSJosh Fox-Fuller, PhD
3:15-3:25Latin American Face-Name Associate Memory Exam (LAS-FNAME) in COLBOS RemoteAna Baena, MA 
3:45-3:55Boston Latino Aging Study: Risk and Protective Factors in Latinos
3:55-4:00Q & A
4:00-4:10Depressive Symptoms, Hippocampal Volume, and Cognition in Community-Dwelling Older LatinosAveri Giudicessi, MA
4:10-4:15Q & A
4:15-4:25Purpose in Life, Loneliness, and Subjective Cognitive Decline In an Ethnically Diverse SampleCelina Pluim, MA 
4:25-4:30Q & A
4:30-4:40Navigating the Complexities: Exploring the Relationship between Perceived Discrimination, Socioeconomic Factors, and Subjective Cognitive Decline in Diverse PopulationsErika Pugh, MA 
4:40-4:45Q & A
4:45:4:55Caring for Those Who Care: Interventions for Latino Caregivers Liliana Ramirez Gomez, MD
4:55-5:00Q & A
5:00Closing RemarksYakeel T. Quiroz, PhD

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