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Dr. Li Gan

Dr. Li Gan to Lead Appel Alzheimer’s Research Institute

Dr. Li Gan, a neuroscientist internationally acclaimed for her research into neurodegenerative diseases, has been appointed director of the Helen and Robert Appel Alzheimer’s Disease Research Institute at Weill Cornell Medicine, effective July 1.

The Appel Institute was established in 2006 with a $15 million gift from Helen and Robert Appel, vice chair of the Weill Cornell Medicine Board of Overseers....

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Fifth Annual Appel Alzheimer's Disease Research Institute Symposium to be held on October 17, 2017

Please join us for our Fifth Annual Appel Alzheimer's Disease Research Institute Symposium: The Aging Brain to be held on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 from 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at the Belfer Research Building on 413 East 69th Street, New York, NY. This year's guest speakers will include Dr. Richard M. Ransohoff, Vice President of Neuroimmunology at Biogen Pharmaceuticals in Cambridge, Massachusetts and Dr. Carla J. Shatz, Director of Bio-X and Professor of Biology and Neurobiology at Stanford...

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