While Bob doesn’t have relatives with Alzheimer’s, he has a daughter with Down syndrome, which puts her at increased risk for developing dementia. He is a healthy control volunteer, motivated by his daughter’s condition and his love of science. In this video, he discusses and debunks some concerns that may make potential volunteers hesitant to join a study.
Learn more about volunteering for Alzheimer’s and dementia clinical trials on the NIA website.
Last Updated on April 29, 2020