Tennessee Memory Disorders


Our mission is to provide support for comprehensive community care for those with cognitive disorders and neurodegenerative dementias and to mentor students and professionals to become future leaders in dementia care.

Getting Involved


The Genesis Neuroscience Clinic in Knoxville, TN offers a year-round volunteer clinic experience unlike any others available in the area. Undergraduate students get to experience, first-hand, the course of neurodegenerative diseases, and assist the community’s leading healthcare providers in the diagnosis and treatment of such illnesses.

MakING a Donation

Your donation to the Tennessee Memory Disorders Foundation helps us achieve our mission to improve the care of those affected by Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. Your gift will make a difference in the Alzheimer’s community, and will support research, care and prevention. 

Tennessee Memory Disorders Foundation Board of Directors


Cheryl Rice – President

Susan Long – Vice President

Erin Burns Freeman – Secretary

Jeremy Cook – Treasurer

Board Members

A D Baxter

Scott Griswold

Allison Page

Hannah Hopper

Dale Amburn

Monica Crane


Awards and Recognitions

2022 Choice Awards Nominee 

Small Agency Leadership in Equity & Inclusion Award