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Research in Alzheimer Disease and Dementia: Jessica Zwerling, MD, MS

July 25, 2021

The director of Montefiore Hudson Valley Center of Excellence for Alzheimer’s Disease, associate professor of neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, discussed recent developments in Alzheimer disease research, including FDA approval of aducanumab, as well as the importance of engaging community-based organizations to improve patient care.

Changes to Sleep Care Throughout the COVID-19 Pandemic: Michael Thorpy, MD

July 22, 2021

The director of the Sleep-Wake Disorders Center at Montefiore Medical Center discussed the adjustments clinicians and patients with sleep disorders made throughout the pandemic, including the increased use of telemedicine.

Telehealth and Trial Recruitment in Alzheimer Disease: Jessica Zwerling, MD, MS

July 22, 2021

In Alzheimer disease and dementia, Jessica Zwerling, MD, MS, director, Montefiore Hudson Valley Center of Excellence for Alzheimer’s Disease, believes normalizing trial recruitment aids and telehealth to increase participation is another way to ease delivery of care.

Implementing and Maintaining Telehealth for Alzheimer Disease: Jessica Zwerling, MD, MS

July 19, 2021

Challenges surrounding the use of telehealth for patients with Alzheimer disease are affected by technological barriers, according to the associate director of the Montefiore Hudson Valley Center of Excellence for Alzheimer’s Disease