Meet the Researchers



Laura Baker

Dr. Baker is a cognitive neuroscientist who is a nationally recognized leader in the areas of aerobic exercise and hormone supplementation as treatments for memory decline associated with pre-clinical and early stage Alzheimer’s disease.

Carl Cotman

Dr. Carl Cotman is a Professor of Neurology and Neurobiology and Behavior at the University of California, Irvine where he began his career in 1968. He is international recognized for his contributions on how exercise builds brain health.  Since 1995 he has also been the Director of the California Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center at UCI and is the Founding Director of the Institute for Memory Impairments and Neurological Diseases (iMIND).