Studies of Aging, Cognitive (memory) Impairment, Alzheimer's Disease, and Dementia

ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE RESEARCH STUDY AT MGH: Have you, or a spouse, or loved one been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease, dementia, or cognitive impairment? If so, you may be interested in the MATCH observational research study, currently underway at the Massachusetts General Hospital. Brain Imaging Research Study of Aging, Cognitive (Memory) Impairment, Alzheimer's Disease, and Dementia: Adults with Alzheimer's disease (ages 60 and older) are wanted for a research study examining characteristics of normal aging and examining changes in the brain and cognition (thinking) in individuals with Alzheimer's disease, cognitive impairment, and dementia. This study takes place at the Massachusetts General Hospital Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging in the Charlestown Navy Yard. The study requires up to three visits in 1-2 months, and is comprised of a clinical evaluation, a blood draw, a neuropsychological examination, and two or more brain imaging sessions. Participants will be paid up to $425 for participation in the full study. For more information, please call MGH CENAGN at 617-643-7721 or email brainstudy@mgh.harvard.edu