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John Morris, MD

Progress in Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s disease is underfunded, but it is the most expensive disease in the United States.

Leading Edge Medicine

Watch as Dr. Morris discusses potential prevention strategies and risk factors associated with Alzheimer's disease and see how Barnes-Jewish Hospital is at the forefront of care.

John Morris, MD, a Washington University neurologist at Barnes-Jewish Hospital, provides an inside look at the state of Alzheimer's disease research including diagnosis, treatment and medical advances on the horizon, made possible by the generosity of donors to The Foundation for Barnes-Jewish Hospital. He also outlines the history of Alzheimer's disease, including the first recorded case of the disease in 1901.