Mayo Clinic (Coordinating Center) in Rochester, Minnesota
The RCOE at the Mayo Clinic campus in Rochester, Minnesota is the Coordinating Center for the whole LBDA Research Centers of Excellence program. It is in the Department of Neurology which includes over 80 neurologists with permanent appointments to the medical staff. There are 12 neurology divisions, many (including the Behavioral Neurology Division) integrating subspecialty interests. The Department has several clinical and research laboratories. The Mayo Department of Neurology has a large clinical practice. This rich patient resource permits a broad and comprehensive range of clinical, educational, and research activities throughout the Department.
Bradley Boeve, MD
Dr. Boeve is a neurologist with subspecialty training in behavioral neurology and sleep medicine. Over the past 20 years, he has been particularly interested in the clinical, sleep, neuropsychological, genetic, neuroimaging, and neuropathologic aspects of the neurodegenerative disorders which manifest as cognitive impairment and/or parkinsonism – namely mild cognitive impairment, Alzheimer’s disease, dementia with Lewy bodies, Parkinson’s disease, frontotemporal dementia +/- parkinsonism, corticobasal syndrome/corticobasal degeneration, and progressive supranuclear palsy. He has worked with many colleagues in the Mayo Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center (ADRC), Mayo Clinic Study of Aging, Mayo Center for Sleep Medicine, Morris K. Udall Center of Excellence for Parkinson’s Disease Research, as well as many other colleagues across the US and abroad.