Beacon Pointe’s Sixth Annual Investment Forum
JEFFREY GUNDLACH AND DR. FRANK LAFERLA, PH.D.
Peer behind the scenes of the brain and bond market with two of today’s most brilliant minds on their respective subject matter.
Thursday, February 16th, 2017
11:00am – 1:30pm
Big Canyon Country Club
Newport Beach, CA
Limited Space Available. To Reserve Seats, RSVP to RSVP@bpadvisors.com
Jeffrey Gundlach is the Chief Executive Officer of DoubleLine. He is recognized as an expert in bonds and other debt-related investments. In 2011, he appeared on the cover of Barron’s as “The New Bond King.” In 2012, Bloomberg Markets magazine named him one of the “50 Most Influential.” In 2013, Mr. Gundlach was named “Money Manager of the Year” by Institutional Investor. In 2015, Bloomberg Markets magazine again named him one of the “50 Most Influential.” Mr. Gundlach is a graduate of Dartmouth College, summa cum laude, with degrees in Mathematics and Philosophy. View recordings of Jeffrey on CNBC and Bloomberg here.
Dr. Frank LaFerla, Ph.D., is Dean of the UC Irvine Francisco J. Ayala School of Biological Sciences. Dr. LaFerla is also the director of the NIH-funded Alzheimer’s Disease Center, one of only 27 in the country. During his time at UCI, he has served in numerous leadership roles, including as associate director and director of UCI MIND (Institute for Memory Impairments and Neurological Disorders), a research center internationally acclaimed for its work on disorders of the brain, particularly those that are age-related. Professor LaFerla received his Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota and his B.A. from St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia, and has research interests in the molecular biology of Alzheimer’s disease and neurodegenerative disorders, and learning and memory. He has received several honors for his research accomplishments, including the Promising Work Award from the Metropolitan Life Foundation for Medical Research, the Ruth Salta Investigator Achievement Award from the American Health Assistance Foundation, the Zenith Fellows Award from the Alzheimer Association, the UCI Innovators Award, and the Senate Distinguished Mid-career Faculty Research Award. Professor LaFerla is a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and an elected member of the American Neurological Association, the American Society for Cell Biology, the International Society for Stem Cell Research, and the Society for Neuroscience, and is a current member of the Board of Directors of the Orange County Alzheimer’s Association. View a recorded interview with Dr. LaFerla here.