Causes and treatment of age-related neurodegenerative diseases
Lucile Groff Professor of Neurology for Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders
Director of the Michigan Alzheimer’s Disease Center
Dr. Paulson’s research and clinical interests concern the causes and treatment of age-related neuro degenerative diseases, with a focus on hereditary ataxias, Alzheimer’s disease, and frontotemporal dementia. His laboratory investigates the mechanisms underlying degenerative brain diseases and seeks preventive therapies for these largely untreatable and often fatal disorders.