Milan Fiala, MD, UCLA Orthopedic Hospital, has been chosen as the recipient of the 2008 Alzheimer Award presented by the Journal of Alzheimer's Disease in recognition of his outstanding work, Phagocytosis of amyloid-beta and inflammation: Two faces of innate immunity in Alzheimer's disease by M. Fiala, D.H. Cribbs, M. Rosenthal and G. Bernard .Each year the Associate Editors of the journal select an outstanding article from the previous year's volume for this prestigious award