Mary Sano, PhD.
Dr. Mary Sano is Professor of Psychiatry and the Director of the Alzheimer's Disease Research at New York
City’s Mount Sinai School of Medicine. She is also the Director of Research and Development at the Bronx
Veterans Administration Hospital. Dr. Sano is a neuropsychologist by training and has been involved in designing
and conducting clinical trials for Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, and mild cognitive impairment of
aging. In 1989 she received the Florence and Herbert Irving Clinical Research Career Award to develop
methodologies for the assessment of therapeutic agents in Alzheimer's disease. At present she is the director of a
new clinical study to determine if home based assessments can be used to assess treatments for the prevention of
cognitive loss and dementia.
Gary Small, MD
Dr. Gary Small is Professor of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences and Parlow-Solomon Professor on Aging at
the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, where he is also Director of the UCLA Longevity Center. He has
authored more than 400 scientific publications, as well as the international bestseller The Memory Bible. Dr. Small's
research has been featured in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, London Times, Washington Post, Time
Magazine, and Newsweek, and numerous television programs (e.g., NBC's Today Show, CNN, PBS). Dr. Small
is the recipient of many awards and honors, including the Jack Weinberg Award from the American Psychiatric
Association and the Senior Investigator Award from the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry. In 2002,
Scientific American magazine named Dr. Small one of the world's top 50 innovators in science and technology.
Elaine Campbell has more than 35 years of experience in the pharmaceutical and
chemicals industries, including thirteen years with AstraZeneca PLC, where she served
as President and CEO of AstraZeneca Canada Inc. Elaine held a number of
senior leadership roles within the AstraZeneca U.S. and Global businesses including product development and
commercialization roles as well as overseeing multiple Global Marketing teams. She was previously a Vice
President and member of the Business Operating Team with DuPont Pharmaceuticals. Elaine holds a Bachelor of
Applied Science in Chemical Engineering from the University of Toronto and a Master of Business
Administration from St. Joseph's University in Philadelphia.