Alzheimer's & Dementia Outreach, Recruitment & Engagement Resources
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- This webinar covers the current drug therapies available to help treat Alzheimer’s disease, as well as current and future drug research studies.
- The BrainTalk series are videos as well as slides presentations on a variety of topics ranging from research participation to exercise.
- The Massachusetts Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center offers an eight-page handout and presentation on participating in Alzheimer’s disease clinical research.
- The Michigan Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center (MADRC) provides an online biographical listing of staff available for public presentations.
- This annual lecture series on healthy brain aging and prevention is presented by the University of California, Davis Alzheimer's Disease Center (ADC).
- "Faster Together, Enhancing the Recruitment of Minorities in Clinical Trials" is a free online course that aims to teach people how to enhance the recruitment of people from racial and ethnic minorities into clinical trials. Key topics include the importance of diversity in clinical trials, barriers and facilitators to participation in clinical research, community engagement, effective communication, educating about clinical trials, provider outreach, effective prescreening and enrollment...
- "Dementia Awareness" is a 16-slide presentation from the Stanford Alzheimer's Disease Research Center (ADRC) on the need for partnership with the American Indian community to raise awareness and increase participation in dementia research.
- "Dementia in the Latino Community: What We Should Know and Do" and "Dementia in the Latino Community" are slide presentations in Spanish and English, respectively, from the Stanford Alzheimer's Disease Research Center.
- The Research Ambassador Program is for current and past participants in research, and their caregivers, at the Massachusetts Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center (MADRC) and the Center for Alzheimer Research and Treatment (CART). Ambassadors are willing to serve as educators and mentors to others interested in learning about their experience as study participants. Ambassadors talk about their experience in studies, help others understand how research participation has fit into their lives, and...
- The Massachusetts Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center (MADRC) and the Center for Alzheimer Research and Treatment (CART) maintain a roster of community educators and MADRC/CART faculty and staff who are available to make educational presentations. Customized educational programs can be arranged. Programs offered in Boston and surround communities cover such topics as normal versus abnormal memory in aging, the importance of early diagnosis of Alzheimer’s and related dementias, prevention...