Below you will find brief descriptions of our current and past research studies. Please take a moment to explore, learn from the data we have collected, and if any of our currently enrolling studies interest you, give us a call or send us an email!
An Alzheimer’s prevention-based research clinical trial to see if an FDA-approved blood pressure medication has beneficial effects in African-Americans by affecting the blood flow and the amount of plaque in the brain. This study is still enrolling - if interested please click here.
Enrolling new participants and participants who participated in previous studies (HEART, ASCEND, ACT) for a two year observational study looking at the relationship between blood and brain sex hormones and Alzheimer's Disease risk factors during middle age. If you are interested, click here to learn more!
A clinical study to develop a caregiver training program to address the unique challenges faced by lesbian, gay, and bisexual informal caregivers of people living with dementia. If you or someone you know may be interested in participating, click here to learn more.
Our lab is working in partnership with Dr. Allison Lindauer at OHSU on the Tele-STELLA study which uses technology to support care partners for persons with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. Tele-STELLA addresses the difficult emotions and behaviors that come with dementia for both persons living with dementia and their caregivers.
We have several undergraduate and graduate students that are a part of our team during their time at Emory. While they work with us, they have the opportunity to work on their own projects using our studies' data. If you you are interested in reading their papers, please click here!
We have several studies that are closed to enrollment and/or all participants have completed the study and data analysis is in progress. If you would like to learn more about these projects and what we have discovered from the results thus far, click here.