Dale Bredesen, MD

Dr. Dale Bredesen graduated from Caltech then earned his MD from Duke University Medical Center. He served as Chief Resident in Neurology at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), before joining Nobel laureate Stanley Prusiner’s laboratory at UCSF as an NIH Postdoctoral Fellow. He held faculty positions at UCSF, UCLA, and the University of California, San Diego. Dr. Bredesen also directed the Program on Aging at the Burnham Institute before joining the Buck Institute in 1998 as founding President and CEO.
An internationally recognized expert in the mechanisms of neurodegenerative diseases, Dr. Dale Bredesen’s career has been guided by a simple idea: that Alzheimer’s as we know it is not just preventable, but reversible.
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Well-Being//

The First Survivors of Alzheimer’s, and How They Recovered Life and Hope

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Small Steps You Can Take to Enhance Brain Function and Prevent Cognitive Decline

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Tragedy and Otherness: The George Floyd Homicides

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COVID-19: Are We Winning the Battle but Losing the War?

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