Researchers Identify New Biomarker of Alzheimer’s Disease

It is well known that older adults with lower education levels are at a greater risk of dementia. But it’s unknown why some are more likely to develop dementia than others. The results from this study shed light on an important biomarker of clinical decline…

Why do our memories get worse as we age?

Dr. Rugg presents insights from the study of neural selectivity to the Aging Mind Foundation.

How A Game Of Spades Can Keep Traditions Alive And Seniors Sharp Through The Pandemic

Dr. Park talks with NPR’s Jason Fuller about games that spur cognitive and strategic thinking.

What really works to help an aging brain?

Dr. Park talks with the Washington Post about finding a cognitive challenge you will stick to — something mentally difficult that’s also engaging and that allows some room to progress.

Over the Moon

Graduate student, Hanna Moon receives fellowship to focus on aging brain research with long-time CVL mentors. 

Q&A with Home Health Companions CEO, Lisa Shardon

Lisa Shardon discusses caring for aging minds amidst COVID-19 and why research is more vital than ever now…

Slovakia ➡️ CVL

She grew up 5,000 miles away from Dallas, but this cognition and neuroscience doctoral student is now blazing research trails in Texas…