Doris Molina-Henry, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor of Research Neurology at the University of Southern California’s Keck School of Medicine. She is also part of the scientific leadership of the recruitment section of the USC Alzheimer's Therapeutic Research Institute and is deeply involved in the recruitment activities of the AHEAD Study. Dr. Molina-Henry completed her Ph.D. in the Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy at Wake Forest University, Health Sciences. Her doctoral studies focused on the effect of trophic factors on age-related changes in the brain. Specifically, she published studies on the effect of growth hormone on age-related changes in synaptic transmission.