Today’s hero: Dr. Lea Grinberg

Leave a comment below to let us know about the everyday heroes in your life! In honor of Alzheimer’s Action Day on September 21, we are highlighting 21 Everyday Heroes. Today, meet Lea Grinberg, MD, Ph.D., our tenth everyday hero. Dr. Grinberg stopped by the Alzheimer’s Association to talk about her Alzheimer’s Association-funded research at UCSF and a few more exciting areas of her work. What’s a brain bank? Why is autopsy important for Alzheimer’s research? What is the role of ethnicity in the expression of Alzheimer’s disease? Watch the videos above to learn more and read more about Dr. Grinberg here: Lea Grinberg Bio. Learn more about how you can raise awareness of Alzheimer’s disease at www.alz.org/wam.