Texas Council on Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders

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Texas Council on Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders 2018-03-22T16:17:07+00:00

Texas Council on Alzheimer's Disease and Related DisordersThe Texas Council on Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders (the Council) is charged by the Texas Legislature to work collaboratively with the TARCC Steering Committee in the oversight of state appropriations for the efforts of the Texas Alzheimer’s Research and Care Consortium. The Council's mission is to advocate for statewide coordinated research and increased research funding to benefit persons with Alzheimer's disease and related disorders.

The Council has assembled and maintains a broad array of stakeholders to assist in drafting goals and strategies to meet the needs of Texas' growing number of Alzheimer's patients and their caretakers, through statewide strategic planning.

2018 Member Roster

Rita Hortenstine, Chair Dallas

Byron Cordes, LCSW,C-ASWCM San Antonio 

Laura DeFina, M.D., Dallas

Marc Diamond, M.D., Dallas

Joe A. Evans, Jr. Beaumont

Vaunette Fay, Ph.D.,  Houston

Francisco González-Scarano, M.D., San Antonio

Ana Guerrero Gore, Galveston

Char Hu, Ph.D.,  Georgetown

Eddie Patton, Jr., M.D.,  Sugarland

Mary Quiceno, M. D.,  Dallas

Terrance Sommers,  Amarillo 

 

Valerie J. Krueger Texas Department of State Health Services Austin

Toni Packard Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services Austin 

Vacancy (1) Texas Health and Human Services Commission 

Vacancies (2) Texas Department of State Health Services