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Glia’s time to shine in aging research

Learn about growing research interest and funding opps around glia, which may play bigger roles in thought formation and neurodegenerative diseases than previously realized.
Amanda DiBattista
Amanda DIBATTISTA,
Program Director,
Division of Neuroscience (DN)
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Raising the bar on data and biosample sharing from AD/ADRD clinical trials

Learn how NIA has raised the bar for Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias clinical trials, with an overall goal of understanding factors that impact the success or failure of therapeutic agents.
Laurie Ryan
Laurie RYAN,
Chief, Clinical Interventions and Diagnostics Branch,
Division of Neuroscience (DN)
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Suzana Petanceska
Suzana PETANCESKA,
Director, Office for Strategic Development and Partnerships,
Division of Neuroscience (DN)
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GSA 2020: From the comfort of your own home

This year's Gerontological Society of America annual meeting is all virtual and runs Nov. 4-7. Join NIA Director Richard J. Hodes, M.D., and other NIA staff at our scientific sessions, and don’t forget to visit the NIA virtual booth to learn about our new materials, resources, and initiatives.
Dr. Marie Bernard
Marie A. BERNARD,
Deputy Director,
Office of the Director (OD)
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