About The Author

Pierre N. Tariot, M.D. is the director of the Banner Alzheimer’s Institute and co-principal investigator of the Alzheimer’s Prevention Initiative Generation Study. He has been involved in more than 100 research studies and has participated in publishing more than 350 papers in the field.

Remaining Hopeful In Alzheimer’s Research

Too many times in the last decade, millions of people with Alzheimer’s disease and their families have had their hopes dashed by failures of clinical trials that had raised expectations for discovering a “miracle” treatment to cure, slow, or prevent this devastating illness. The latest setback came earlier this year with the announcement by another