Breaking Down Barriers to Brain Donation

Collaboration, culture, coordination: Keys to supporting brain donation Nina Silverberg, Director, Alzheimer's Disease Centers Program, Division of Neuroscience (DN) Many Americans are aware of the life-saving impact of organ donation, but Alzheimer’s and dementia’s emotional toll on families, combined with…

Read the Latest Aging and Alzheimer’s News from NIA

Looking for the latest updates on COVID-19? Visit www.coronavirus.gov to learn how to prepare and protect yourself and what to do if you get sick. Check out these articles for the latest in aging advances and research happening at the National Institute…

Light Stimulation, Brain Training, and Mobile App Studies Seeking Volunteers

Interested in volunteering for research on Alzheimer’s, related dementias, and cognitive health? Search for clinical trials and studies near you with NIA’s Clinical Trials Finder. New and featured studies Click on the trial name for details, including contact information. Cognitive…

Drug, Caregiver, Brain Stimulation Studies Looking for Volunteers

Interested in volunteering for research on Alzheimer’s, related dementias, and cognitive health? Search for clinical trials and studies near you with NIA’s Clinical Trials Finder. New and featured studies Click on the trial name for details, including contact information. Brain…

Read the Latest Aging and Alzheimer’s News from NIA

Check out these articles for the latest in aging advances and research happening at the National Institute on Aging at NIH: Lower handgrip strength associated with cognitive impairment— NIH-funded study links low handgrip strength to higher likelihood of cognitive impairment in…

Read the Latest Aging and Alzheimer’s News from NIA

Check out these articles for the latest in aging advances and research happening at the National Institute on Aging at NIH: Frequent social contact in midlife may reduce dementia risk, Whitehall II study analysis shows— More frequent social contacts in late…

Supporting the Next Generation of Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias Researchers

Partha Bhattacharyya, Program Director, Division of Behavioral and Social Research (DBSR), and Nina Silverberg, Director, Alzheimer's Disease Centers Program, Division of Neuroscience (DN) Thanks to increases in appropriations for Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias (AD/ADRD) research, the scientific field has…

Studies Testing New Treatments, Interventions for Alzheimer’s and Dementia Now Recruiting

Interested in volunteering for research on Alzheimer’s, related dementias, and cognitive health? Search for clinical trials and studies near you with NIA’s Clinical Trials Finder. New and featured studies Click on the trial name for details, including contact information. Biomarkers…

Read the Latest in Aging and Alzheimer’s news from NIA

Check out these articles for the latest in aging advances and research happening at the National Institute on Aging at NIH: NIH-funded translational research centers to speed, diversify Alzheimer's drug discovery— NIA has launched two new research centers designed to diversify…