News stories featuring Center for Cognitive Neurology investigators and clinicians. Use left navigation to access CCN newsletters. For media requests, contact the CCN communications specialist, Camy Sleeman, at or 212-263-0731.


Jan 16, 2018

T32 Postdoctoral Training Slots for Neurodegenerative Research

May 02, 2016

Advice for Alzheimer’s Caregivers, Mary Mittelman, DrPH, research professor, Departments of Psychiatry and Rehabilitation Medicine and Cynthia Epstein, LCSW, NYU Alzheimer’s Disease Center, Center for Cognitive Neurology were quoted in NY Times.

May 01, 2016

Dr. Thomas Wisniewski, Dr. Mary Mittelman and Ms. Cynthia Epstein quoted in a high profile story, Fraying at the Edges: Her fight to live with Alzheimer's disease in NY Times.

March 29th, 2016

Drs. Osorio and Cuartero were interviewed in a segment on New York 1 Noticias

January 12th, 2015

Fernando Goni and Thomas Wisniewski Involved in First Successful Vaccination Against Chronic Wasting Disease in Deer

October 28, 2014

NYU Alzheimer's Disease Center Celebrates 25 Years at NYU Langone

July 10th, 2014

Dr. James Galvin on Potential Alzheimer's Disease Blood Test- CBS This Morning

June 16th, 2014

Compound Identified by Dr. Martin Sadowski and Team 'may form basis of Alzheimer's prevention drug'

March 19th, 2014

Unforgettables Chorus and Mary Mittelman Featured on PBS's Metro Focus

December 13, 2013

Dr. Stella Karantzoulis on Evidence Relating Sports Concussion and Neurodegenerative Disease

July 19, 2013

Dr. Ralph Nixon on Dementia Screening and Misdiagnosis

July 16, 2013

Dr. James Galvin on French Study Showing Correlation Between Retirement and Alzheimer's

July 15, 2013

NYU Brain Aging Investigators Present Research At 2013 Alzheimer's Association Conference

July 13, 2013

Dr. Steven Ferris on Lilly Solanezumab Clinical Trials Following Failures

July 10, 2013

Dr. James Galvin on Italian Study Showing Correlation Between Cancer and Reduced Incidence of Alzheimer's Disease

April 1, 2013

Sleep Disorders Linked to Dementia and New Parkinson's Drug Study- Dr. James Galvin on CBS News

September 25th, 2012

Dr. James Galvin Discusses Lewy Body Disease in the New York Times

September 10-December 31, 2012

Silberstein Foundation Announces Match Funding for Alzheimer’s Research Through December 31st, 2012

July 19, 2012

NYU Investigators in the News at Alzheimer's Association International Conference 2012 in Vancouver

July 19, 2012

NYU Langone Medical Center's Media Alert to the Alzheimer's Association International Conference on Alzheimer's, July 14- July 19, 2012

June 21, 2012

June 21st, 2012- Free Community Event Hosted by the NYU Alzheimer's Disease Center

June 11, 2012

Thomas Wisniewski: Promising Research Shows Immunotherapy Could Delay Onset of Alzheimer's

May 26, 2012

Dr. Eric Klann and Team Identify Protein Necessary for Behavioral Flexibility

February 01, 2012

CCN Director, Ralph Nixon Named Chair of the Alzheimer's Association Medical & Scientific Advisory Council

December 23, 2011

Barlow Center Cognitive Remediation Program Led by Dr. Stella Karantzoulis

November 17, 2011

CCN Hosts the Healthy Brain Aging Fair

August 19, 2011

Dr. Mary Mittelman and Choir for People with Dementia and Caregivers on WABC

August 04, 2011

CCN Investigators Present Findings at the 2011 International Conference on Alzheimer's Disease in Paris, France

July 14, 2011

2011-2012 Blas Frangione Foundation Fellowship Recipient Announced

July 12, 2011

CCN Names Thomas M. Wisniewski, M.D., as Scientific Associate Director

June 13, 2011

Marching Through Life with Parkinsons

May 25, 2011

NYU Parkinson and Movement Disorders Center and JCC Fitness Classes featured on NY1

May 11, 2011

Gift from The Edmond J. Safra Philanthropic Foundation to Further Parkinson’s Disease Research and Education

April 19, 2011

ADC Director Steven Ferris, PhD, Discusses the new Alzheimer's Diagnosis Guidelines on ABC New York

March 30, 2011

5 Experts Answer: What's the Best Way to Improve my Memory?

March 03, 2011

Parkinson's Center Director Alessandro Di Rocco in USA Today

February 16, 2011

Blas Frangione Receives CCN's Scientific Achievement Award

January 23, 2011

Barlow Clinical Director James Galvin featured on CBS Sunday Morning and WebMD

December 31, 2010

Reducing Caregiver Stress- New York Times

December 28, 2010

CCN Director Ralph Nixon featured in Wall Street Journal

December 17, 2010

Early Tests for Alzheimer's Pose Diagnosis Dilemma

October 28, 2010

Interview with Dr. James Galvin on Reach MD Radio

October 27, 2010

Barlow Clinical Director James Galvin Offers Tips to Boost Memory on the Today Show

September 29, 2010

NYU Langone Establishes Specialty Center for Diagnosis and Treatment of Lewy Body Disease

September 13, 2010

Blood Test May Help Detect Alzheimer's Disease

September 08, 2010

Efrat Levy, PhD, Receives Zenith Fellows Award from the Alzheimer's Association

June 10, 2010

Press Release: Researchers Discover how Mutations in Presenilin Gene Cause Early Onset Alzheimer's

June 10, 2010

Faulty gene leads to protein buildup in Alzheimer's

April 22, 2010

Brain Plaques May Explain Alzheimer's Risk

April 09, 2010

Brain Scans Show Signs of Early Alzheimer's

March 23, 2010

PiB-PET Imaging Shows Pre-Alzheimer's Brain Changes in Offspring of AD Patients

January 15, 2010

Loss of Smell and Alzheimer's Disease - Drs. Ralph Nixon and Daniel Wesson

January 12, 2010

Subjective Memory Loss and Normal Aging - Dr. Barry Reisberg

November 24, 2009

Mary Mittelman, Dr PH, Awarded New York City Family Caregiver Coalition Award

November 23, 2009

Meet Me At MOMA

October 10, 2009

NYU Langone Medical Center’s Mary S. Mittelman, Dr.P.H., Receives First Global Award for Alzheimer’s Psychosocial Research

June 29, 2009

Mony de Leon discusses new Alzheimer's diagnostic tests

June 01, 2009

CCN Director Ralph Nixon Interviewed Regarding New Alzheimer's Test

June 01, 2009

Hyung Don Ryoo Interviewed by Journal Of Cell Biology

February 03, 2008

NYU Langone Medical Center announces Centers of Excellence - Brain Aging and Dementia named as one of the initial six