Centers & Clinics

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  • Alzheimer's Disease Education and Referral Center (ADEAR) AD Research Centers - The ADEAR Center is a service of the National Institute on Aging (NIA), which conducts and supports research about health issues for older people, and is the primary Federal agency for Alzheimer's disease research.
  • Alzheimer's Disease Center at NYU Langone - The center's goals are to advance current knowledge and understanding of brain aging and Alzheimer's disease, to expand the numbers of scientists working in the field of aging and Alzheimer's research, and to work toward better treatment options and care for those living with memory impairment.
  • Alzheimer's Disease Cooperative Study (ADCS) - The ADCS conducts clinical trials on promising compounds designed to improve cognitive functioning, slow the rate of decline, or delay the onset of Alzheimer's disease.
  • Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative - The goals of the ADNI are to detect Alzheimer’s disease (AD) at the earliest stage possible and identify ways to track the disease through biomarkers, to support advances in AD intervention, prevention and treatment through the application of new diagnostic methods to apply at the earliest stages technically possible - when intervention may be most effective, and o continually develop ADNI’s now- legendary data access policy and continuously improve and expand the unprecedented data sharing model.
  • Alzheimer's Disease Research Center at Johns Hopkins - The overarching goal of the Center is to accelerate the discovery of new treatments that are directed at the basic mechanisms of disease, and to hasten the time when effective treatments for AD and related disorders become a reality.
  • Alzheimer's Disease Research Center (University of Washington) - The University of Washington Alzheimer's Disease Research Center focuses on research that can illuminate basic mechanisms underlying the development of adult dementing disorders, with particular attention to heritable susceptibility factors underlying Alzheimer's disease.
  • Arizona Alzheimer’s Consortium - The Arizona Alzheimer's Consortium (AAC) is the nation's leading model of statewide collaboration in Alzheimer's disease research. The Consortium is determined to find effective treatments to halt the progression and prevent the onset of Alzheimer's disease in the next 12 years.
  • Boston University Alzheimer’s Disease Center - The aims of this center are to reduce the human and economic costs of Alzheimer’s disease through the advancement of knowledge.
  • Charles F. and Joanne Knight Alzheimer's Disease Research Center (Knight ADRC) - The Washington University Knight ADRC and its clinical research arm - the Memory and Aging Project along with the Memory and Aging Project Satellite (MAPS) - are at the forefront of a worldwide effort to uncover key causal factors in the development of Alzheimer's disease, with a goal of developing more effective treatments and an eventual cure.
  • Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer's Disease Center - The CNADC is a multidepartmental freestanding component of the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University, specializing in the clinical care and scientific study of neurological diseases that interfere with cognition and behavior.
  • Emory Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center (ADRC) - Emory’s ADRC provides information about normal age related memory loss, mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer’s disease. Information about the ADRC’s clinical evaluation programs, research and clinical trials, and education programs are also available.
  • Indiana Alzheimer Disease Center - The IADC is a National Institute on Aging funded program whose purpose is to identify persons with probable Alzheimer disease.
  • Layton Aging & Alzheimer's Disease Center - The Layton Center conducts studies of promising treatments, technologies for patient support, genetics, neuroimaging and pathology.
  • Mary S. Easton Center for Alzheimer's Disease Research at UCLA - The mission of the center is to improve the quality of life for patients and caregivers, develop new medications and treatments for Alzheimer's disease and related conditions, and support research to better understand Alzheimer's disease and related conditions.
  • Massachusetts Alzheimer's Disease Research Center - The Massachusetts Alzheimer's Disease Research Center is at the forefront of dementia research and care.
  • Mayo Alzheimer's Disease Research Center - The purpose of the center is to provide care for dementia patients and promote research and education on Alzheimer's disease and related dementias.
  • Memory and Aging Center (MAC) - MAC is a university-based research center that provides state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment services. It includes USC's Alzheimer Disease Research Center (ADRC) and two State of California Alzheimer's Disease Centers (CADC).
  • Mount Sinai Alzheimer's Disease Research Center (ADRC) - The Center is a comprehensive research facility and clinical program dedicated to the study and treatment of both normal aging and Alzheimer's disease.
  • National Ageing Research Institute Incorporated (NARI) - The National Ageing Research Institute (NARI) aims to be the centre of excellence in Australia for research into ageing and improving the quality of life and health of older people.
  • National Alzheimer's Coordinating Center - The National Alzheimer's Coordinating Center facillitates collaborative research naming the 32 Alzheimer's Disease Centers funded by the National Institute on Aging.
  • National Cell Repository for Alzheimer's Disease (NCRAD) - The Repository maintains a database of family histories and medical records and provides genetic researchers with cell lines and/or DNA samples.
  • Penn Memory Center - The Center is a single, unified Penn Medicine source for those age 65 and older seeking evaluation, diagnosis, treatment, information, and research opportunities related to symptoms of progressive memory loss, and accompanying changes in thinking, communication and personality.
  • Rush Alzheimer's Disease Center - Dedicated to care, education, and research into Alzheimer's disease.
  • Sanders-Brown Center on Aging, University of Kentucky - Sanders-Brown Center on Aging (SBCoA) basic and clinical scientists work together to improve the health of the elderly in Kentucky and beyond through research dedicated to understanding the aging process and age-related brain diseases, and education, outreach and clinical programs that promote healthy brain aging.
  • Shiley-Marcos Alzheimer's Disease Research Center - The UC San Diego, Shiley-Marcos Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center (ADRC) is dedicated to investigating the cause, treatment, and prevention of Alzheimer's disease and related dementias.
  • Southern Illinois University Center for Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders - Provides clinical services to patients and their families, supports research through a brain bank autopsy program, and provides educational services to both medical professionals and lay persons.
  • Stanford Alzheimer's Disease Research Center - The Stanford Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center is part of a nationwide network of Alzheimer’s Disease Centers supported by the National Institutes of Health.
  • Stanford/VA Alzheimer's Center of California - The Stanford/VA Alzheimer's Research Center offers information, referral services and comprehensive diagnostic assessments of individuals with memory problems.
  • Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer's Disease and the Aging Brain - The Institute brings together Columbia University researchers and clinicians to uncover the causes of Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and other age-related brain diseases and to discover ways to prevent and cure these diseases.
  • UCI MIND (Institute for Memory Impairments and Neurological Disorders at the University of California, Irvine) - UCI MIND seeks to enhance the quality of life for the elderly by researching factors and lifestyle approaches that promote successful brain aging.
  • UCSF Memory and Aging Center - The mission of the center is to provide the highest quality of care for individuals with cognitive problems, to conduct research on causes and cures for degenerative brain diseases, and to educate health professionals, patients and their families.
  • University of Kansas Alzheimer's Disease Center - KU ADC emphasizes the research areas of mitochondrial genomics, metabolism, and neuroimaging. Its mission to promote healthy brain aging and strategies to prevent Alzheimer's disease.
  • University Memory and Aging Center (University Hospitals of Cleveland and Case Western Reserve University) - Mission is to promote the best possible care to persons with Alzheimer's disease and their families through an integrated program of clinical services, research, and education.
  • University of Pittsburgh Alzheimer Disease Research Center (ADRC) - The Center is one of the nation’s leading research centers specializing in the diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders. Through outpatient evaluations, participants and their families receive state-of-the-art diagnostic assessments and contribute to the scientific study of Alzheimer’s disease.
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Alzheimer's Disease Center - This Center evaluates patients and conducts scientific research into treatments for Alzheimer's disease and is focused on improving diagnosis and treatments and seeking an eventual cure.
  • Wisconsin Alzheimer's Disease Research Center - The Wisconsin ADRC is dedicated to creating a total systems approach to Alzheimer's disease (AD) diagnosis, treatment, education, and research.