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The University of Utah
Center for Alzheimer's Care,
Imaging and Research (CACIR)

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Tel (801) 587-7888

Cognitive Disorders Clinic
Tel (801) 585-7575
Fax (801) 585-2746

Imaging & Neurosciences Center
729 Arapeen Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
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Faculty & Staff

CACIR Faculty
Norman L. Foster, MD Norman L. Foster, MD
CACIR Director
Professor of Neurology
Chief, Division of Cognitive Neurology
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Gordon J. Chelune, PhD, ABPP(CN) Gordon J. Chelune, PhD, ABPP(CN)
Professor of Neurology
CACIR Senior Neuropsychologist
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Edward Zamrini, MD Edward Zamrini, MD
Professor of Neurology
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Kevin Duff, PhD, ABPP(CN) Kevin Duff, PhD, ABPP(CN)
Associate Professor of Neurology
CACIR Neuropsychologist
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Richard D. King, MD, PhD Richard D. King, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Director, Alzheimer's Image Analysis Lab
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Dustin Hammers, PhD Dustin B. Hammers, PhD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
CACIR Neuropsychologist
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Affiliated Faculty
John M. Hoffman, MD John M. Hoffman, MD
Professor of Radiology & Neurology
Director of Nuclear Medicine, Radiology
Director, HCI Molecular Imaging Program
Medical Director, UCAIR
Martha Stearn, MD Martha Stearn, MD
Executive Director, Institute for Cognitive Health, St. John's Medical Center, Jackson WY
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Neurology, University of Utah
Martin Freimer, MD Martin Freimer, MD
Assistant Professor, Adult Psychiatry
Geriatric Psychiatrist, Cognitive Disorders Clinic

CACIR Clinical Staff
Troy C. Andersen, MSW, MS, LCSW Troy C. Andersen, MSW, MS, LCSW
Dementia Specialist Clinical Social Worker
PhD Candidate, College of Social Work
John A. Hartford Doctoral Fellow
in Geriatric Social Work
Liz Garcia-Leavitt, LCSW (photo coming soon) Liz Garcia-Leavitt, MSW, LCSW
Health Educator / Clinical Social Worker
Stephanie Card, CSP Stephanie Card, CSP
Renee Rider, JD, MS, LCGC Renee Rider, JD, MS, LCGC
Licensed & Certified Genetic Counselor
T'Lesa Meadowcroft T'Lesa Meadowcroft
Danielle Justesen Danielle Justesen
Cognitive Disorders Clinic Coordinator

CACIR Administrative and Research Staff
Karen Mara Karen Mara
Administrator / Clinical Research Manager
Angela Y. Wang, PhD Angela Y. Wang, PhD
Research Analyst
Tandy Pietro Tandy Pietro
Program Manager
Elizabeth Nuttall, CCRC Elizabeth Nuttall, CCRC
Clinical Research Coordinator
Margaret Adams-Cooley Margaret Adams-Cooley
Administrative Assistant
Josh Amaro, CCRP, CCRC Josh Amaro, CCRP, CCRC
Lead Clinical Research Coordinator
Sourav Kole Sourav Kole
Research Assistant, AIAL
Stephen Bergquist Stephen Bergquist
Clinical Study Assistant