Terrence Casey is the Director of Communications and Outreach for the Penn Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center, the Penn Memory Center, and the Penn Program on Precision Medicine for the Brain. He graduated from Penn State University with a degree in journalism and worked as a journalist and editor before joining PMC in 2015.
He is editor of the Penn Memory Center website and the InSight Weekly newsletter and oversees PMC’s presence on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and LinkedIn. He also edits Making Sense of Alzheimer’s, My Typical Day, Whealthcare, and JasonKarlawish.com. He represents the PMC team on the Philadelphia Financial Exploitation Prevention Task Force, the Philadelphia Elder Abuse Multidisciplinary Team, and Together for West Philadelphia. He is responsible for overseeing the recruitment and retention of research participants with a particular emphasis on increasing diversity in PMC’s longitudinal studies. Terrence also leads a yearlong training program to develop young professionals for work in outreach and communications.