OUR CLINICAL AND RESEARCH TEAM
Clinical studies are the primary way that researchers/scientists/physicians find out if a promising treatment is safe and effective for patients or if some treatments are more effective than others.
Spring 2023 Newsletter
The Easton Center’s Spring 2023 Newsletter highlights the new genetics research and the state-of-the-art Dementia Brain Bank of the Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center.Read the Articles
2023 ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE FACTS AND FIGURES
The Patient Journey In An Era Of New Treatments (report and image courtesy of Alzheimer's Association ®)Special Report
Congratulations to Dr. Eleanor Hayes-Larson, epidemiologist and postdoctoral fellow at UCLA, for receiving the 2022 Turken Research Award! Photos include Dr. Vossel, Ms. Devermont (Turken donor), Dr. Hayes-Larson, Ms. Cooper Ortner (AlzLA), & Dr. Mayeda.
Easton Center members were proud to support Alzheimer's Los Angeles’ 2nd Annual Making Memories Festival on Sunday, November 13, 2022.
Dr. Vossel received the Michael M. Minchin, Jr., President, J.D. French Alzheimer’s Foundation Endowed Chair Award. Deeply grateful to the Minchin Family and French Foundation.
The UCLA Easton Center Team joined the Alzheimer’s Association’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s in Santa Monica on Sunday, Oct 23, 2022, to provide information and show support to the many families and caregivers affected by Alzheimer’s disease.
Alzheimer's and Brain Awareness Month
Dr. Vossel's exclusive interview with Alex Cohen about Alzheimer's and Brain Awareness Month on Spectrum News 1 SoCal Inside the Issues.Watch the Video
The Mary S. Easton Center for Alzheimer’s Research and Care at UCLA (UCLA Easton Center) is committed to equity, diversity, inclusion, and belonging, in our research, care, and support of people, families, and communities living with Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders. Alzheimer’s disease affects our growing aging population, projected to increase exponentially to 13 million in the US by 2050. The Easton Center is fully committed to serving all people, their families, and communities impacted by this disease.
- Have regular contact with the research team.
- Receive state-of-the-art care and talk with experts who have practical experience.
- Find new ways to cope with present challenges.
- Learn new insights into what to expect in the future.
- Make valuable contributions to the knowledge that will help future patients.
Participating in clinical trials help gains crucial discoveries from a new treatment for scientists to advance their research.
Observational Research Studies
Researchers collect data from observational studies to address the importance of risk factors that links to dementia and Alzheimer’s disease.
This program refers to brain donation through autopsy. Neuropathological studies have produced some of the most dramatic breakthroughs in understanding and diagnosing Alzheimer’s disease.