August 24th, 2019 | 9 AM-12 PM
Irwin M. Jacobs Qualcomm Hall
5775 Morehouse Dr, San Diego, CA 92121

Did you know: San Diego is at the epicenter of global Alzheimer’s research. On Saturday, Aug. 24th, Alzheimer’s San Diego will bring together leading scientists and physicians for the annual Date with a Cure research forum. This free event provides a rare opportunity to discuss Alzheimer’s and other dementias with the experts working to find a cure. The morning begins with the Clinical Trials Expo from 9 AM-10 AM, where you’ll get the chance to meet with representatives from local research organizations. The forum, which includes an audience Q&A session with the researchers, is from 10 AM-12 PM. Meet our panel of experts below.


2019 Esteemed Panel

Amy Abrams, MSW/MPH
Director of Education
Alzheimer’s San Diego

Dr. Paul S. Aisen
USC Alzheimer’s Therapeutic Research Institute

Dr. Jim Brewer
UCSD’s Shiley-Marcos Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center

Dr. Jerold Chun Alzheimer's San Diego

Dr. Jerold Chun
Senior Vice President, Neuroscience Drug Discovery
Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute

Dr. Michael Jackson
Senior Vice President, Drug Discovery and Development
Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute

Dr. Brent Mausbach
Clinical Psychologist
UC San Diego Health

Dr. Michael Plopper
Medical Director
Sharp Clinical Research Center


VIDEO: 2018 Date With A Cure

Watch a full recording of the 2018 forum below. In Part 1, each researcher gives a short presentation explaining their area of expertise. In Part 2, the panelists answer questions submitted by the audience.