The Michigan Alzheimer's Disease Center is committed to memory and aging research, clinical care, education and wellness to support persons living with or caring for a loved one with dementia.

Join a Research Study

We offer a variety of research studies that are currently looking for participants. For your safety, many of our studies offer participation by phone or virtually. For in-person research visits, we are taking all the precautions to keep you safe. If you are interested in joining a research study, please click the button below to learn of our currently recruiting studies.


Statewide Research Partnership

The Michigan Alzheimer's Disease Research Center, an arm of our larger Michigan Alzheimer's Disease Center, is a partnership between the University of Michigan, Michigan State University, and Wayne State University to facilitate the most advanced dementia research.

Part of a National Research Network

The Michigan ADRC is funded by the National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health and is one of 33 Alzheimer's Disease Research Centers across the country.

Ways to Get Involved

We offer a variety of ways to get involved in our Center. From participating in a research study to attending educational events, support groups, or wellness programs, read on below for ways we may be able to support you.