21 Dec Movers & Shakers: Integrace Institute
“The Integrace Institute at Copper Ridge, has promoted Tabassum Majid, PhD, to the role of executive director.
“The Sykesville, Maryland-based non-profit organization educates and creates evidence-based care practices for families and professionals supporting individuals living with neurocognitive disorders, including Alzheimer’s disease and dementia.
“Majid joined the Integrace Institute in August 2016 as director of research. During her tenure, she has led and expanded Integrace’s research and educational initiatives in various areas of care practices, technologies, and treatment.
“Majid is a member of the Maryland Governor’s Council on Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders and contributes to the development and implementation of the Maryland State Plan.
“Majid received her bachelor of science degree from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County concentrating in an interdisciplinary approach to Neurodegenerative Disorders of the Aged.
“She then gained expertise in the pathology, imaging, and biology of dementia from both pre-clinical and clinical perspectives in Houston, Texas, where she earned her PhD from Baylor College of Medicine. She returned to Maryland to complete a fellowship at the University of Maryland, School of Pharmacy researching care management decisions with caregivers and individuals with dementia.”
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