Welcome! A bit about our investigators

Dr. Elizabeth Finger, is clinician-scientist and an experienced clinical trialist in FTD and Alzheimer’s disease. She is recognized internationally as a leader in the study of oxytocin in frontotemporal dementia.

Dr. Stephen Pasternak  is a Neurologist specialized in the diagnosis and treatment of neurodegenerative disease and a basic scientist at the Robarts Research Institute at Western University. At his clinic in Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer’s Disease Research Unit at St. Joseph’s Hospital he sees patients with neurodegenerative disease and participates in academic and industry sponsored clinical trials focused on diagnosing and treating neurodegenerative disease.

Dr. MIchael Borrie is Medical Director for the Aging Brain and Memory Clinic, an investigator with the Cognitive Clinical Trials Group, Program Director of the South Western Ontario Regional Geriatric Program.

 Dr. Jennie Wells is an internist/geriatrician and associate professor in the Department of Medicine, Western University. In June 2011, Dr. Wells assumed the role of Chair of the Division of Geriatric Medicine. Research Interests / Specializations: Alzheimer Disease and Geriatric Rehabilitation.
Teaching: Alzheimer’s Disease, Geriatric Rehabilitation