Faculty Award-Dr. Claudia Kawas

Dr. Claudia Kawas, Professor of Neurobiology and Behavior, and Neurology, has been selected as recipient of the 2017 American Academy of Neurology Potamkin Prize for Dementia Research. The Potamkin Prize is among the most prestigious awards in neurology. Dr. Kawas will share this year’s award with Dr. Kristine Yaffe from UCSF. They join an extremely elite and distinguished club of world-renowned dementia researchers who have previously been given this high honor.