Sandra Weintraub, PhD
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- Monday:1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
- Tuesday:8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Alzheimer's Disease, Primary Progressive Aphasia, Dementia, Aphasia, Memory Disorders of Aging, Memory Disorders, Frontotemporal Dementia
Education and Training
Boston University School of Medicine 1978
Dr. Weintraub has been awarded research grants from the National Institute on Aging and the Illinois Department of Public Health. She has authored over 140 articles and book chapters on the neuropsychology of dementia and aging, on early onset dementia and on aphasia. She is currently working on a project to understand word retrieval and sentence processing deficits in patients with Primary Progressive Aphasia, an early onset dementia that affects the language regions of the brain in the earliest stages.
Dr. Weintraub is a member of the International Neuropsychological Society, the American Academy of Neurology and the American Psychological Association. She is on a task force sponsored by the National Institute on Aging and Alzheimer's Association to update diagnostic criteria for Alzhiemer's type dementia. Dr. Weintraub was one of the honorees of the Rita Hayworth Gala of the Alzheimer's Association for her contributions to the study of Alzheimer's disease and dementia.
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