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Through outreach, education and research, we strive to support those affected by Lewy body dementias.

It is with deep sadness that LBDA announces the sudden passing of Daniel I. Kaufer, MD, a longtime member of LBDA’s Scientific Advisory Council and investigator in the LBDA Research Center of Excellence at University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. Dr. Kaufer succumbed to cancer on July 2, 2020 after a brief illness.

LBD and Coronavirus: Prevention is the Best Medicine

As the coronavirus (COVID-19) makes its way into cities and towns across North America, LBDA is here for you. With input from our Scientific Advisory Council and the Center's for Disease Control recommendations, LBDA has drafted preventative practices for keep you and your loved ones safe during these unprecedented times. 

Learn how to protect yourself and vulnerable individuals you come in contact by reading the important information in the article. You could save a life.