Volunteer for a Research Study
Other Ways to Help
In the News
Research is an essential process in developing and testing new medical treatments and interventions for memory disorders like dementia and Alzheimer's. Everything we have learned about memory, memory treatments, and memory disorders is known because someone volunteered for a research study.
Two groups conduct Alzheimer’s disease research at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Many UW Health physicians who care for patients are also researchers with these programs.
Wisconsin Alzheimer's Disease Research Center
Wisconsin Alzheimer's Institute
The Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Institute manages the Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Prevention Registry (WRAP) study, the world’s largest longitudinal research study on adults whose parents were diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease.