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Grantee in the News:  Malaz Boustani on OTC drugs and dementia-like symptoms Considerable

Feb 24
2020

Grantee in the News: Malaz Boustani on OTC drugs and dementia-like symptoms Considerable View MoreBACK

On February 9, 2020, Considerable featured insights from AFAR expert Malaz Boustani, MD, on how some over-the-counter medicines may affect cognition in older adults.

Dr. Boustani is a 2000 John A. Hartford Foundation’s Centers of Excellence in Geriatric Medicine and Geriatric Psychiatry Fellow and a 2005 Paul B. Beeson Emerging Leaders Career Development Award in Aging recipient. He is also a Research Scientist in the Center for Aging Research at Regenstrief Institute Inc. and Indiana University School of Medicine, the Director of the Center for Health Innovation and Implementation Science, and a Richard M. Fairbanks Professor in Aging Research at Indiana University School of Medicine.

Read the article, “Is it really dementia? These common medication can trigger dementia-like symptoms,” here.





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