Publications included

Hanson, Leah R., PhD uri icon
Senior Director, Neuroscience Research, and Senior Investigator, HealthPartners Institute


Education and training: PhD, neuroscience, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis.

Overview/research interests: The prevention and treatment of Alzheimer’s disease and other neurodegenerative disorders; how lifestyle changes, including exercise of the body and mind, can prevent memory loss associated with aging.

Current research activities and funding:

  • The Minnesota Memory Project

Geographic Focus

selected publications