For more information, or to take this free online assessment, please visit www.alzcast.org
Recruiting for New AD Treatment Trial
This phase-2 clinical trial of bryostatin-1 is being conducted by PAREXEL. Please visit 'Press Releases' for more information
Improving the lives of older persons through research and education
Education for Professionals
Programs available in-person and online
First Annual GreatMinds Gala
More than 600 individuals attended this year's event. Learn more at www.greatmindsgala.org
Attend in person or tune in online
First Wed. of the month, Sept-June Please visit 'Professional Education'
for more information
The Copper Ridge Institute
The Copper Ridge Institute has created a powerful link between research and education, putting the most up-to-date information into the hands of those who work with the memory-impaired – including spouses, adult children, nurses, doctors and assisted living staff. This combined approach ensures that the best methods of care are utilized until a cure is found.
Latest News from CRI
Version 2.0 of the Dementia Risk Assessment Now Available: This online questionnaire provides personally-tailored information about one’s risk of developing late-life cognitive impairment. The assessment can be accessed for free at www.alzcast.com/memorysurvey. For more information, please click here.
Institute Recruiting Participants for New AD Treatment Study: This phase-2 clinical trial of bryostatin-1 for patients with mild to moderate AD is being conducted by PAREXEL (a clinical trials organization) and is sponsored by Neurotrope Bioscience, Inc.
Institute and Maryland MVA Offering Free Seminar on Older Adult Driver Safety: The Institute, in collaboration with the Maryland MVA and William Hill Manor, is hosting a free seminar the morning of Thursday November 13, 2014. Please click here for more information.
Institute Core Faculty Member Named AAGP ‘Clinician of the Year': At their recent Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida, the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry named Institute Core Faculty member Dr. Allan A. Anderson the Clinician of the Year. The award recognizes an AAGP member who has demonstrated a profound commitment to the field of clinical geriatric psychiatry by providing and promoting quality mental health care for older adults. To read more about Dr. Anderson’s work, please click here.
Take a FREE Memory Assessment. This innovative tool can help indicate whether an older adult is at high risk of developing Alzheimer's disease.
People concerned about their, or a loved one’s, cognitive functioning, thinking and memory, can CLICK HERE to take this free assessment. Your participation, which is totally anonymous, is part of a research project.