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Through philanthropy, we fund research and programs dedicated to improving the lives of those affected by brain disorders and their families.

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Care for today. Research for tomorrow.

Built on the power of one family’s promise and community philanthropy. Keep Memory Alive and Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health, at Cleveland Clinic Nevada, aims to find, fund, and facilitate the most effective and innovative research and caregiver programming for patients and their families. Collectively as one – our shared mission is to care for patients with brain disorders, support their families, and develop treatments and cures for diseases affecting the brain.

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Lou’s Story

In the early 1990s, Lou Ruvo was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. This diagnosis would change his son’s life forever. Learn more from our chairman and founder.

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Cleveland Clinic Nevada

Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health, which opened in 2009, provides expert diagnosis and treatment for individuals and families living with Alzheimer’s disease, Lewy body, Frontotemporal and other dementias; Parkinson’s and Huntington’s disease, multiple system atrophy and other movement disorders; and multiple sclerosis. With locations in Cleveland, Ohio; Weston, Florida and headquarters in Las Vegas, Nevada, the center offers a continuum of care with no-cost opportunities for the community to participate in education and research, including disease prevention studies and clinical trials of promising new medications. An integrated entity, Keep Memory Alive, raises funds exclusively in support of the Nevada location.

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Our Impact

Every 66 seconds someone in the United States develops Alzheimer's, yet there is no cure.

Together, we are working to solve the neurological problems of today and tomorrow to make brain disease a distant memory. Be part of the solution. Help us Keep Memory Alive.

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