Our Mission

To perform interdisciplinary research, publishing, and training that aims to optimize brain health and impact public policy in order to protect and improve the health and well-being of individuals.

Evaluate risk factors for cognitive decline, such as hypertension.

Evaluate risk factors

for dementia and vascular cognitive impairment, such as stroke and hypertension.

Understand and reduce disparities in brain health and Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias (ADRD) incidence.

Understand and reduce disparities

in brain health, including stroke, Alzheimer’s disease, and vascular cognitive impairment.

Train the next generation of outcomes researchers

Train the next generation of outcomes researchers

in brain health by mentoring junior faculty and trainees to become future leaders in cognitive health services research.

Improve the care and quality of life for people with ADRD and other cognitive disabilities and their loved ones.

Improve the care and quality of life

for people with dementia and other cognitive disabilities and their loved ones.

Research Study Spotlight

MCI DeM Project

MCI DeM project

The MCI DeM study is a National Institutes of Health (NIH) / National Institute on Aging (NIA)-funded R01 study that aims to compare the quality of cardiovascular disease care in adults with and without mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and to determine the influence of MCI on patient preferences and physician recommendations for heart attack and stroke treatment.

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News from COG-HSR

Partners

Institute for Healthcare Policy and Innovation
Acute Care Research Unit
National Poll on Healthy Aging
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation