Healthy Brain Network

Is it dementia? Dr. Jason Karlawish helps you identify the signs

Aging happens differently for everyone and forgetting some details for daily tasks is not always cause for alarm. But there are signs that you or a loved one are showing signs of dementia or other diseases, like Alziemer’s. Dr. Jason … Read more

VIDEO: Jason Karlawish on Understanding Alzheimer’s @Penn 2016 Alumni-Faculty Exchange

UPenn PRC researcher and Penn Medicine physician Jason Karlawish was one of the top Penn experts taking part in a day-long series of health research-related presentations for the 50th anniversary gathering of the Penn Class of 1966. Karlawish addressed the … Read more

Jason Karlawish on Ethical Challenges in Alzheimer’s Research

UPenn PRC Principal Investigator Jason Karlawish with experts in cognitive aging research from six different countries addresses “Ethical challenges in preclinical Alzheimer’s disease observational studies and trials: Results of the Barcelona Summit“ in the current issue of  Alzheimer’s & Dementia, … Read more

Dr. Jason Karlawish writes about Robin Williams’ Last Act And The Stigma of Loss in Forbes Magazine

  In the November 7, 2015 edition of Forbes magazine, Jason Karlawish, MD,  Principal Investigator on the UPenn PRC Cognitive Aging Project and Healthy Brain Research Network, examines the public stigma of neurodegenerative diseases and how Robin Williams’ suicide brings … Read more