Prominent Utah Economist Donates Brain to FTD Research

Posted on Monday, August 7th, 2017

Before he died of FTD earlier this year, influential economist Jeff Thredgold of Utah pledged to donate his brain to help advance our understanding of the disease. On August 4, KUTV, the CBS affiliate in Salt Lake City, aired a segment on Thredgold’s decision, featuring interviews with his family members and AFTD Board member Bonnie Shepherd, a Utah resident. Watch the segment by visiting the KUTV website.