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The mission of the Georgetown University Memory Disorders Program is to prevent and treat Alzheimer's disease and related dementias by conducting innovative research, educating and training healthcare professionals and the public on research advances, and offering state-of-the-art clinical care.


The Nilotinib for Alzheimer's disease trial is now enrolling participants. Take a look at a recent interview with Dr. Turner and contact us for more information.


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Research Studies

Here are our research studies that are currently recruiting patients.

Title Sponsor
Clinical Trial of Solanezumab for Older Individuals Who May be at Risk for Memory Loss (A4) ATRI/ Eli Lilly and Company

A Phase 3 Multicenter, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Parallel-Group Study to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of aducanumab (BIIB037) in Subjects with Early Alzheimer's Disease


DOD-ADNI: A Study of Brain Aging in Vietnam War Veterans


A Randomized, Double Blind, Placebo-controlled Study to Evaluate the Impact of Low Doses of Nilotinib (Tasigna®) on Safety, Biomarkers and Clinical Outcomes in Subjects with Mild to Moderate Alzheimer’s Disease

Georgetown University

A Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study to Examine the Safety and Efficacy of Pimavanserin for the Treatment of Agitation and Aggression in Alzheimer’s Disease


The Study of Nasal Insulin in the Fight Against Forgetfulness (SNIFF)


An Efficacy and Safety Study of LY3314814 in Early Alzheimer's Disease (AMARANTH)

Eli Lilly & Co

A Randomized, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled, Two-cohort Parallel Group Study to Evaluate the Efficacy of CAD106 and CNP520 in Participants at Risk for the Onset of Clinical Symptoms of Alzheimer’s Disease


Imaging Dementia—Evidence for Amyloid Scanning (IDEAS) Study: A Coverage with Evidence Development Longitudinal Cohort


Check out our Research section for more information on how to participate in our clinical trials.

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