Professor Grinberg talks about whether sleep disturbance is a risk factor of AD at the CONy conference in London

March 23, 2024
Watch this very informative talk from Dr. Grinberg on which neurons that are responsible to control our sleep, what to know about our own sleep patterns and what sleep disturbance means for dementia patients.

Register to 2024 AAIC Neuroscience Next and see what Grinberg's team has lined up for you!

By fwekselman on March 21, 2024
Save the dates on your calendar for this year’s AAIC Neuroscience Next hybrid hubs international conference, which is going to take place from April 22nd to April 25th. As one of the most important events for Alzheimer’s and dementia research and clinical practice globally, AAIC Neuroscience Next...

Luke Fischer, MD, PhD is awarded Fred A. Erb Clinical Research Science Fellowship

February 14, 2024
Luke was awarded the Fred A. Erb Clinical Research Science Fellowship for 2024 from the Alzheimer’s Association in partnership with the Fred A. and Barbara M. Erb Family Foundation. This 3-year award will build on Luke’s R25 project to include detailed histological and spatial transcriptomics...

AANP Neurodegenerative Disease Scholars’ Program 2024 goes to Luke Fischer, MD, PhD

February 14, 2024
Luke was accepted into the AANP Neurodegenerative Disease Scholars’ Program. He’ll receive a travel award to attend the next 2024 and 2025 AANP Annual Meetings and participate in a pre-conference career development workshop.

Congratulation, Luke Fischer, MD, PhD for the renewal of NINDS R25 Supplement

February 09, 2024
Dr. Fischer received the first award as a resident at the University of Alabama at Birmingham in Dr. Laura Volpicelli-Daley’s lab. This grant will support Luke for a two-year research fellowship in the neuropathology of Lewy body disease.

2024 New Investigator Awards is open!

By Fattin Wekselman on November 13, 2023
To learn more, please register to the upcoming webinar visit

Tia LaMore was chosen as a fellow for the Brighfocus Fasttrack 2023

By Fattin Wekselman on November 05, 2023
Tia LaMore was chosen as a fellow for the Brightfocus Fasttrack 2023- an immersive Alzheimer's disease research grant writing workshop for early career investigators. Link to program:

Ian Oh's winning poster on preliminary findings on the distribution of truncated tau isoform in progressive AD

By Fattin Wekselman on June 19, 2023
Ian Oh, Grinberg lab's staff research associate received 3rd place for his poster titled "Truncated tau pathology in progressive stages of AD: a story not told by hyperphosphorylated tau burden. Which comes first?"

Gowon Son, Ph.D. AAIC 2023 Conference Fellowship Award

June 18, 2023
Congratulations to Gowoon Son, Ph.D. for being awarded a Conference Fellowship for the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference® 2023 (AAIC®) will be hosted in Amsterdam, Netherlands on July 16-20, 2023. Her abstract titled "Selective vulnerability of the suprachiasmatic nucleus in...

A podcast with Connor Wander "Deep Brain Degeneration in Alzheimer’s Disease with Dr. Lea Grinberg & Research Team"

By Fattin Wekselman on May 30, 2023
Connor Wander from the UNC-Chapel hill had a conversation with Dr. Grinberg on Deep Brain Degeneration in Alzheimer’s Disease and conversation with the Grinberg lab on Losing Control from the Locus Coeruleus.