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Research in Dementia: Early Treatment and Prevention of Alzheimer's Disease

Steven H. Ferris, PhD, NYU Langone Medical Center

March 25, 2011
25 minutes
Steven H. Ferris


 Steven H. Ferris is Gerald & Dorothy Friedman Professor of the New York University Alzheimer's Disease Center, and Executive Director of the Silberstein Institute for Aging and Dementia at the NYU School of Medicine. Dr. Ferris is a recognized leader in the development of neuropsychometric tests for memory and cognition that are used worldwide for clinical testing of Alzheimer's disease (AD) drugs and approval by regulatory agencies. The author of more than 175 scientific publications he has served on the editorial boards of numerous journals on aging and dementia.