Experience the beauty,
power & also, the frailty of memory - what it is; how it works & what
happens when memory begins to fade. From the scientific explanation by Dr.
Michael Mullan of the world reknowned ROSKAMP INSTITUTE to the poignant
personal stories from some of Manatee County's most beloved citizens
including retired Judge Tom Gallen, Manatee Bar Association Executive
Director Sue Revell, and Ed Dick, this compelling movie will both inform
Roskamp Institute hosted the inaugural
Chapter event on Wednesday February 19, 2014 5:30 - 7:30 PM. More than 60
January 2014 - We are deeply saddened by the loss of our friend and
colleague Ariel Gonzalez. Our thoughts are with Ariel's family and loved
ones during this difficult time. He was taken away from this world too
soon. He died in a tragic
accident while visiting Nicaragua.
Nov 9-13, 2013 - The following Roskamp Institute scientists presented, as
primary author, their research at the Society for Neuroscience 2013 annual
meeting: Laila Abdullah, Tanja Emmerich, Scott Ferguson, Benoit Mouzon,
Joseph Ojo, Ben Shackleton, Miles Tweed, Megha Verma, Zuchra Zakirova. To
view the abstracts:
Neuroscience 2013 then click Advanced search, Institution: 'Roskamp'.
November 5, 2013 - Researchers and professors from John Hopkins were at
Roskamp Institute Tuesday. Neil Goldenberg, M.D., Ph.D.: "New innovative
Institution-wide Prospective Inception Cohort Study of Children with Acute
Chronic Health Conditions", Dr. Stacy Suskauer, M.D.: "Concussion
Imaging/Sensorimotor, Dr. Allen Everett: "The identification and
development of brain injury biomarkers", Dr. Ryan Felling: "Brain Ischemia/Neuroprotection
in the Murine Model".
October 10, 2013 - The Roskamp Institute was pleased to host Philippe
Letrilliart, Consul General of France in Miami and Jean-Charles Faust,
Honorary Consul of France and President of FRAMCO.
Holiday Inn - Lakewood Ranch 6231
Lake Osprey Drive Sarasota, Florida
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September 17, 2013 - Fiona Crawford, PhD - Vice President, Roskamp
Institute will moderate a
BioFlorida Conference 2013 seminar titled "Translational Research
Leading to State-of-the-Art Care for Our Veterans"
Sept. 05, 2013 11 AM - Seminar by Robert G. Carroll, MD,
"Trauma Imitates Alzheimer's" at the Roskamp Institute
Aug. 30, 2013 12:00 PM - Seminar by Dr. Michael Hoffmann titled
"Working Memory" in the RI Auditorium
August 12, 2013
William F. Elmquist, Pharm.D, Ph.D. Professor and Department Head,
Department of Pharmaceutics, University of Minnesota presented "Delivery of
molecularly-targeted agents to the brain”
07/16/2013 9:30 AM - Seminar RI Memory Clinic: "Healthy Aging and How
Memory is Affected." by Dr. Andrew Keegan.
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The Roskamp Institute is devoted to understanding causes of and finding
cures for neuropsychiatric and neurodegenerative disorders and
addictions. Based in Sarasota, Florida, the Institute utilizes a broad range of scientific
approaches to understanding the causes of and potential therapies
for these disorders with an emphasis on Alzheimer's disease.
The Mission of The Roskamp Institute is to conduct scientific research to discover safe and effective new drug therapies to successfully treat diseases of the mind and to promote healthy aging.
Headed by Dr. Michael Mullan and Dr. Fiona Crawford, the institute employs experienced and
interdisciplinary scientists and technicians and houses state-of-the-art research labs and equipment to
conduct scientific research. The quality of research performed
at the institute reflects its motto: "Better science. Real discovery."