About Us

Keep Memory Alive funds 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, Keep Memory Alive, through Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health, aims to find, fund, and facilitate the most effective and innovative research and caregiver programming for patients and their families affected by brain disorders. The mission of Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health is to care for patients with brain disorders, support their families, and develop treatments and cures for diseases affecting the brain.

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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“The Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health is at the forefront of modern medicine. It’s the best of the best.”

Lisa Naves, patient and volunteer

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