The Alzheimer Society of Thunder Bay does all that it can to support researchers in the district of Thunder Bay who are performing studies related to Alzheimer's disease and other dementias.
We strongly encourage people living with dementia in Northwestern Ontario to consider getting involved in one of the local studies surrounding dementia. The research currently in progress is as follows:
- Mindfulness Programs - for the caregiver, for the person with dementia - Dr. Lana Ozen
- The Experiences of People Living with Dementia in the Acute Care Environment - Shannon Ferguson
- Ongoing research efforts - Dr. Elaine Wiersma
- Ongoing research efforts - Centre for Education and Research on Aging and Health (CERAH) - Lakehead University
There are many things you should consider before committing to being a participant in a research study. Learn more...