PROGRAM

The 1st Workshop on Research Definitions for Reserve and Resilience in Cognitive Aging and Dementia has a unique format designed to  facilitate discussion and reach consensus on operational definitions and research guidelines for the many terms used to capture aspects of reserve and resilience.

The Workshop will not feature research talks or poster presentations. Rather, each session will be composed of a multi-disciplinary panel. Each panel member will briefly present the operational definitions that they use for their chosen concepts and provide an example from their research. This will be followed by intensive discussion. Ample time will be given for all attendees to participate in this process.

All attendees will participate in a breakout group on the second day of the workshop. The breakout groups will identify areas of consensus and issues to be resolved. These discussions will lead to formation of workgroups, which will engage in long-term discussions of key issues and guide the agenda for the 2nd annual Workshop.

 

MONDAY, September 9, 2019
7:30am-8:30Registration and Breakfast
8:30-9:00Welcome and Introduction:
Current Definitions for Reserve, Resilience & Related Concepts
Yaakov Stern, PhD, Columbia University
PANEL SESSIONS
Definitions and Research Paradigms for Reserve, Resilience & Related Concepts
9:00-10:30Session 1: Normative Aging I
CHAIR: Gerd Kempermann, MD, DZNE

Six cross-disciplinary speakers (9:00-9:30)
Panel Discussion (9:30-9:50)
Audience Discussion (9:50-10:30)
Panelists:
Michela Gallagher, PhD, Johns Hopkins University
Changiz Geula, PhD, Northwestern University
Rich Jones, PhD, Brown University
Lars Nyberg, PhD, Umea University
Emily Rogalski, PhD, Northwestern University
George Rebok, PhD, Johns Hopkins University
10:30-11:00Break
11:00am-12:30pmSession 2: Normative Aging II
CHAIR: Sylvie Belleville, PhD, University of Montreal

Six cross-disciplinary speakers (11:00-11:30)
Panel Discussion (11:30-11:50)
Audience Discussion (11:50-12:30)
Panelists:
Jennifer Bizon, PhD, University of Florida
Matt Huentelman, PhD, TGen-City of Hope
Denise Park, PhD, University of Texas at Dallas
Marcus Richards, PhD, University College London
Lawrence Whalley, PhD, University of Aberdeen
Kristine Walhovd, PhD, University of Oslo
12:30-1:30Lunch
1:30-3:00Session 3: Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders I
CHAIR: Nikolaos Scarmeas, MD, Columbia University

Six cross-disciplinary speakers (1:30-2:00)
Panel Discussion (2:00-2:20)
Audience Discussion (2:20-3:00)
Panelists:
David Bartrés-Faz, PhD, University of Barcelona
Timothy Hohman, PhD, Vanderbilt University
William Jagust, MD, University of California, Berkeley
Catherine Kaczorowski, PhD, Jackson Labs
Stuart Ritchie, PhD, King's College London
Prashanthi Vemuri, PhD, Mayo Clinic
3:00-3:30Break
3:30-5:00Session 4: Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders II
CHAIR: William Kremen, PhD, UCSD

Six cross-disciplinary speakers (3:30-4:00)
Panel Discussion (4:00-4:20)
Audience Discussion (4:20-5:00)
Panelists:
Emrah Düzel, MD, German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases
Thomas Montine, PhD, Stanford University
Dan Mungas, PhD, University of California, Davis
Dorene Rentz, PsyD, Harvard Medical School
Lon White, PhD, Pacific Health Research and Education Institute
Robert Willis, PhD, University of Michigan
5:00-7:00Networking Reception
TUESDAY, September 10, 2019
7:30am-8:30Registration and Breakfast
8:30-8:45Breakout Group Activity: InstructionsYaakov Stern, PhD, Columbia University
8:45-10:15Breakout Groups will address the following questions:
1. Is there consensus on some concepts discussed?
2. Are there any concepts that can be combined?
3. What conceptual issues remain to be resolved?
4. What studies are needed to help move the field forward and what type of pilot data would establish feasibility?
5. What types of data would be useful to share in the near term?
10:15-10:45Coffee Break
10:45-11:45Group reports
11:45-12:45General discussion and future planning
12:45-1:45pmLunch and Networking Session

PANELISTS

PANELIST LIST

Carol Barnes*, PhD, University of Arizona
Marilyn Albert*, PhD, Johns Hopkins University
David Bartrés-Faz, PhD, University of Barcelona
Sylvie Belleville**, PhD, University of Montreal
Jennifer Bizon, PhD, University of Florida
Emrah Düzel, MD, German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases
Michela Gallagher, PhD, Johns Hopkins University
Changiz Geula, PhD, Northwestern University
Timothy Hohman, PhD, Vanderbilt University
Matt Huentelman, PhD, TGen-City of Hope
William Jagust, MD, University of California, Berkeley
Rich Jones, PhD, Brown University
Catherine Kaczorowski, PhD, Jackson Labs
Gerd Kemperman**, MD, DZNE
William Kremen**, PhD, University of California, San Diego
Thomas Montine, PhD, Stanford University
Dan Mungas, PhD, University of California, Davis
Lars Nyberg, PhD, Umea University
Denise Park, PhD, University of Texas at Dallas
George Rebok, PhD, Johns Hopkins University
Dorene Rentz, PsyD, Harvard Medical School
Marcus Richards, PhD, University College London
Stuart Ritchie, PhD, King’s College London
Emily Rogalski, PhD, Northwestern University
Nikolaos Scarmeas**, MD, MS, Columbia University
Yaakov Stern*, PhD, Columbia University
Prashanthi Vemuri, PhD, Mayo Clinic
Kristine Walhovd, PhD, University of Oslo
Lawrence Whalley, PhD, University of Aberdeen
Lon White, PhD, Pacific Health Research and Education Institute
Robert Willis, PhD, University of Michigan

*Program Committee Member

**Session Chair

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