Roads to Dementia Prevention: Leveraging the Past and Enabling the Future

Friday, February 17, 2017: 10:00 AM-11:30 AM
Room 306 (Hynes Convention Center)
Rhoda Au, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
Dr. Au will present historical significance of the Framingham Heart Study as well as her recent findings which show the untapped potential to better understand preclinical Alzheimer's using real time data and other aspects captured with current technology. In addition, she will discuss the limitations of current diagnostic methods, how IoT can advance studies of modifiable risk factors for dementia and spawn inventive solutions for precision health of dementia.