NACC-funded projects for 2017

The NACC Steering Committee met April 22, 2017 and selected the following applications for FY2017 funding:

COLLABORATIVE PROJECT

Application ID: #2017-01
Title: "Retaining participants in longitudinal studies of Alzheimer’s disease"
Lead Investigator: Susan Stark, PhD (Washington University in St. Louis)

JUNIOR INVESTIGATOR PROJECTS

Application ID:#2017-JI-04
Title:"Testing a model of cognitive function with APOE and BDNF genes and heart failure"
Investigator:Miyeon Jung, PhD (Indiana University)
Application ID:#2017-JI-06
Title:"Barriers to engagement in genetic research"
Investigator:Shoshana Bardach, PhD (University of Kentucky)