AA-ISRI | Aug. 14-18, 2023 | Chicago, IL

The Alzheimer’s Association Interdisciplinary Summer Research Institute (AA-ISRI) is an immersive, no-cost opportunity for early career researchers in psychosocial care and public health to launch a career in dementia science and accelerate breakthroughs in the field. During the five-day program, experts will offer diverse perspectives on groundbreaking research through group sessions and individual mentoring. Twenty-four applicants will be selected for this exclusive experience.

Advance Your Career and the Future of Dementia Research


Gain knowledge of basic clinical and biological aspects of Alzheimer’s and dementia.


Make connections with leaders and peers in the field.


Develop a draft research proposal for Association and/or NIH funding.



Our AA-ISRI faculty members are accomplished and influential leaders in the psychosocial and public health fields.

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How to Apply

Applications are closed. Notification emails will be sent in early June 2023.


AA-ISRI is supported by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) under Award Number 1R25AG069678-01. Please note that, due to the guidelines of this NIH grant, applicants for AA-ISRI must be U.S. citizens, non-citizen nationals or lawfully admitted for permanent residence. Applicants must also have completed their Ph.D., M.D., Dr.PH., or other doctoral-level degree by the time the program starts in August.