Oct 21, 2020 | Heroes & Pioneers
Family history, compassion, a sense of moral obligation and an intense interest in the workings of the brain: these are the things that drove Caitlin McManus to intern at the Memory and Aging Program at Butler Hospital at the end of her senior year at Rhode Island College
Sep 15, 2020 | Heroes & Pioneers
Sam Slezak originally set out to become a trainer for professional athletes. Here’s how and why he became a project manager for a landmark national Alzheimer’s study instead.
May 27, 2020 | Heroes & Pioneers
Siena Restaurants co-owner Chef Anthony Tarro shares why his father’s experience with Alzheimer’s disease, and how he and his family continue to fight back against the disease in his name, even after his passing.
Apr 21, 2020 | Heroes & Pioneers
Susan Sullivan approaches her volunteer work for the Memory and Aging Program at Butler Hospital from a unique perspective: she’s been a caregiver to those with Alzheimer’s for nearly 50 years.
Apr 15, 2020 | Heroes & Pioneers
Dr. Daniel Gibbs is on a mission to change attitudes on Alzheimer’s after 13 years living with the disease himself. Here’s the important reason why…
Mar 24, 2020 | Featured Hero, Heroes & Pioneers
How this neuropsychologist has come full circle and full-steam ahead in his career and his quest to help end Alzheimer’s at the Memory and Aging Program at Butler Hospital.
Jan 23, 2020 | Heroes & Pioneers
Providence College senior Gregory Pappas was looking for a good internship. What he found was the start of his life’s work, at a leading center of Alzheimer’s research.
Nov 8, 2019 | Heroes & Pioneers
With a special combination of compassionate care and scientific inquiry, she’s part of the front-line fight to end Alzheimer’s.
Nov 6, 2019 | Heroes & Pioneers
Ray and Elaine Theriault have embarked on many journeys in their 50+ years together. Now they’re on a new quest: to help end Alzheimer’s.
Jul 13, 2019 | Heroes & Pioneers
Marc Archambault has early-onset Alzheimer’s disease, but that’s not stopping him from living his best life – or inspiring others to do the same.