Full Name
Jessica Caldwell, Ph.D.
Director, Women’s Alzheimer’s Movement Prevention, Center at Cleveland Clinic
Speaker Bio
Dr. Caldwell currently holds a primary academic appointment as Assistant Professor of Medicine at Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, in the Department of Neurology. She also holds a secondary appointment as Assistant Professor at Cleveland Clinic Lerner Research Institute, in the Department of Neurosciences. Her clinical neuropsychology work focuses on assessing women at risk for dementia, and adult and geriatric patients with concerns of memory loss.

Dr. Caldwell’s primary research focus is on sex differences in Alzheimer’s disease (AD) biomarkers, including hippocampal and whole brain volumes, resting state functional connectivity of the default mode network, and inflammatory cytokines. She recently completed her time as Project Lead for the National Institute of Graduate Medical Studies (NIGMS)-funded Center of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) study at the Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health. She also has ongoing research in quality assessment impact in structural and functional neuroimaging in AD, and impact of assessment content on clinical diagnosis of AD. Her work on outcomes of prevention practices for women at risk for AD is in development.
Jessica Caldwell, Ph.D.