The Center for Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders at SIU Medicine received a grant from the King’s Daughters Organization for the fourth year in a row

September 4, 2020

The King’s Daughters Organization awarded the Center for Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders (CADRD) a grant for $7,724 to support our Minds in Motion and Opening Minds Through Art (OMA) Beyond the Medical Center programs through 2021.   

NEW Review Article by The Center's Director, Erin Hascup PhD and Assistant Professor, Kevin Hascup PhD

August 31, 2020

On August 27, 2020 Erin Hascup PhD, Director for the Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders, and Kevin Hascup PhD, Assistant Professor published "Toward refining Alzhiemer's disease into overlapping subgroups".   The topic of the article is to present an alternative hypothesis—that AD is the r

Ask The Expert with Memorial Health System-Topic: Alzheimer's Disease

February 6, 2020

February 4, 2020 WTAX, Erin Hascup, Ph.D., Director Center for Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders. Ask the Experts with Memorial Health Systems, Topic: Alzheimer's Disease.

NPR: How Patients Help Unravel The Mystery Of Alzheimer's

January 24, 2020

Originally published on January 17, 2020 3:27 pm

Hascup named director of Alzheimer's center

December 18, 2019

Congratulations to Erin Hascup, PhD, named as the new director of the SIU Center for Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders (CADRD) beginning January 1, 2020. Dr. Tom Ala will become CADRD's medical director. Dr.

Research Studies Seek Participants with Memory Loss, Alzheimer's Disease

October 31, 2018

Alzheimer’s disease could affect more than 14 million Americans by 2050 if a cure isn’t found, the Alzheimer’s Association reports.

Alzheimer's Caregivers Invited to Attend Free Training

January 31, 2018

Those who provide care to Alzheimer’s disease or dementia patients at home are invited to attend The Savvy Caregiver program, a free, six-week course. Beginning Feb. 16, classes will meet at 2-4 pm on Fridays, Feb. 23, March 2, 9, 16 and 23, at First Christian Church, 2106 S.