Texas Council on Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders

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Texas Council on Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders 2018-02-14T12:11:34+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
Austin

The Honorable Clint Hackney, Vice-Chair
Austin

Kathlene E. Camp, PT, MSPT
Fort Worth

Laura DeFina, M.D.
Dallas

Marc Diamond, M.D.
Dallas

Vaunette Fay, M.D.
Houston

Char Hu, Ph.D.
Georgetown

Lisa B. Glenn, M.D.
Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services
Austin

Francisco González-Scarano, M.D.
San Antonio

Joe Evans
Beaumont

Eddie Patton, M.D.
Sugarland

Valerie J. Krueger
Texas Department of State Health Services
Austin

Patricia Moore, Ph.D.
Texas Department of State Health Services

Toni Packard
Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services
Austin

Terrance Summers
Amarillo

Anna Guerrero Gore
Galveston

Nancy Walker
Texas Health and Human Services Commission
Austin