Advisory Boards

Members of the Cognitive Vitality Clinical Advisory Board provide independent oversight of the ratings and reports written by ADDF staff scientists. Each report is reviewed by two members of the Clinical Advisory Board.

  • Wilbert S. Aronow, MD, AGSF, FGSA

    Professor of Medicine

    New York Medical College

  • Michelle C. Carlson, PhD

    Associate Professor, Epidemiology and Mental Health

    Johns Hopkins Center on Aging and Health

  • Fred Chau-Yang Ko, MD

    Assistant Professor of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine

    Mt. Sinai School of Medicine

  • Lenore Launer, PhD

    Senior Investigator, Neuroepidemiology Section Chief

    National Institute on Aging

  • Jose Luchsinger, MD

    Associate Professor, Epidemiology

    New York Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center

  • John Roglieri, MD

    Internal Medicine Specialist

    New York Presbyterian/Columbia

  • Richard Stefanacci, DO, MGH, MBA, AGSF, CMD

    Associate Professor, School of Population Health

    Thomas Jefferson University

  • Russell Swerdlow, MD

    Professor of Neurology
    Director of KU Alzheimer's Disease Center

    University of Kansas Medical Center

  • Samuel W. Warburton, MD

    Professor of Community and Family Medicine (retired)

    Duke University Medical Center

  • Jeff D. Williamson, MD, MHS

    Professor of Internal Medicine and Epidemiology
    Chief, Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine

    Wake Forest School of Medicine

Members of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Aging & Alzheimer’s Prevention Program provide guidance and feedback on the strategic direction of the ADDF’s Aging & Alzheimer’s Prevention Program. The mission of the program is to evaluate, communicate, and accelerate the development of scientific evidence for potential therapies to promote healthy aging and prevent Alzheimer’s disease, related dementias, and cognitive aging.

  • Nir Barzilai, MD

    Director, Institute for Aging Research

    Albert Einstein College of Medicine

  • David A. Bennett, MD

    Robert C. Borwell Professor of Neurological Sciences
    Director of the Rush Alzheimer's Disease Center

    Rush University Medical Center

  • Bruce McEwen, PhD

    Alfred E. Mirsky Professor
    Harold and Margaret Milliken Hatch Laboratory of Neuroendocrinology

    Alfred E. Mirsky Professor, The Rockefeller University

  • Caleb Finch, PhD

    ARCO / Kieschnick Professor of Gerontology and Biological Science and University Professor

    University of Southern California

  • Molly Wagster, PhD

    Chief, Behavioral and Systems Neuroscience Branch

    National Institute of Aging