The University of Utah
Center for Alzheimer's Care,
Imaging and Research (CACIR)
Memory Study Line
Tel (801) 587-7888
Cognitive Disorders Clinic
Tel (801) 585-7575
Fax (801) 585-2746
Imaging & Neurosciences Center
729 Arapeen Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
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Resources at the University of Utah
Department of Neurology
The Alzheimer's Center is part of the Department of Neurology in the University of Utah School of Medicine. Visit them online at medicine.utah.edu/neurology/.
The Clinical Neurosciences Center includes the Departments of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Radiology. Visit CNC online at utahneurosciences.com.
The Brain Institute
Read Thought, the Brain Institute's monthly newsletter, or visit the Brain Institute online at brain.utah.edu.
Center on Aging
The Center on Aging unites aging-related research, education, and clinical programs at the University of Utah. To learn more, visit aging.utah.edu.
The Center is part of the School of Medicine's Division of Geriatrics, which is closely interconnected with the VA Salt Lake City Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center (GRECC).
Scientific Computing & Imaging (SCI) Institute
We collaborate closely with the SCI Institute and their internationally renowned brain imaging team. Learn more about SCI at www.sci.utah.edu.
The Osher Lifelong
Osher provides opportunities for intellectually stimulating, affordable, non-credit leearning and for meaningful social engagement for people 50 and better. To learn more, visit continue.utah.edu/osher.
Learning Institute at the University of Utah
- Alzheimer's Association - Utah Chapter
Provides a 24-hour Helpline, local education programs, support groups, and more. The National Site provides in-depth information and nationwide advocacy.
- Salt Lake County Aging Services
Provides information, advocacy, services and assistance for older adults in SL County. Visit www.55plusbook.org for a complete directory of organizations, support agencies and community services available to Utah residents.
- Utah Department of Human Services
Offers home and community-based services throughout the state, which aim to allow more Utah residents who are 60 and older to remain independent.
- AARP Utah
A non-profit membership organization of persons 50 and older, dedicated to addressing their needs and interests.
- Utah Advance Directive Form
Click Here for the Utah Advance Directive Form
Click Here for the Tool Kit for Advance Healthcare Planning
- Association for Frontotemporal Dementias
Dedicated to promoting and funding research, and providing education and support for frontotemporal dementia (FTD).
- Alzheimer's Disease Education & Referral Center (ADEAR)
Provides current, comprehensive information and resources on Alzheimer's from the National Institute on Aging (NIA).
- Lewy Body Dementia Association
Provides information, support and advocacy for dementia with Lewy bodies.
- Administration on Aging:
Alzheimer's Resource Room
Provides information and resources on Alzheimer's for elders, caregivers, and professionals.
- Search for Clinical Trials
This vast registry contains information about ALL trials being conducted in the U.S. and abroad, including who can participate, locations, and who to contact. To view clinical Alzheimer's trials that are currently recruiting at the University of Utah, click here.
- Alzheimer's Clinical Trials
Ongoing clinical trials specifically for Alzheimer's disease. Click here to view current clinical Alzheimer's trials in Utah.
- General Information about Clinical Trials
- FDA Clinical Trials
Useful information from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration about participating in clinical trials.
A listing of industry-supported clinical trials, as well as information for patients and industry professionals.
- Research News & Specific Studies
An independent organization that reports on the latest scientific findings, provides research databases, and discussion forums about recent developments.
Information about the Alzheimer's Disease Cooperative Study (ADCS), a major initiative for Alzheimer's disease clinical studies in the Federal government.
Information about the Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative (ADNI), including a general overview of Alzheimer's, mild cognitive impairment, and research that is currently underway. This site also serves as an entry point through which ADNI data may be obtained by external investigators.