National Institute on Aging awards $15 million to Stanford’s Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center
June 25, 2020. The National Institute on Aging has announced $15,000,000 in new funding for the Stanford Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center (ADRC), through June 30, 2025. Directed by Dr. Victor Henderson and Associate Director Dr. Katrin Andreasson, the center serves as a shared resource to facilitate and enhance research on Alzheimer’s disease, cognitive impairment associated with Lewy body pathology, and related disorders. The ADRCs are designated as congressionally mandated NIH centers of excellence, and the Stanford ADRC is one of among ~30 ADRCs at major medical institutions across the U.S. working to translate research advances into improved diagnosis, treatment, prevention, and care for people with Alzheimer's disease and related cognitive disorders.
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