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If you are interested in participating in research, you can find local and regional research studies that are currently recruiting using the Alzheimer's Association TrialMatch® program. You can search online or simply call 1.800.272.3900.  Click here to volunteer for TrialMatch; learn more about TrialMatch clinical trials

Find Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Clinical Trials

Search for clinical trials and studies in your area related to Alzheimer's, other dementias, mild cognitive impairment, and caregiving.

Click here for a complete list of local clinical trials (PDF)

Local Clinical Trial

Dr. Lawrence Goldstick
Description: Several drug studies of Alzheimer's Disease / Dementia / Age Association Memory Impairment.  Study drugs include LY3202626, Crenezumab and Solanezumab.  Please contact the research coordinator listed below to learn more and discuss your situation. 

Samantha Maldonado, CRC
Clinical Research Coordinator

UC Health Neurology (affiliated with UC but located in Dayton)
1 Elizabeth Place, Suite 210
Dayton, OH  45417
Phone: 937.535.5012
Fax: 937.853.1504

Local Clinical Trial

Research studies at Valley Medical Research, Meenakski Patel, MD, Principal Investigator
Description: Several drug studies for people with mild to moderate cognitive impairment or Alzheimer's.  In addition, one study of agitation and Alzheimer's and another for a brain donation study for those with <6 mos. life expectancy.  For more information, please contact the research nurse listed below:
All studies require a caregiver or study partner, all studies have a placebo, all studies compensate for time and travel.

Cynthia Whittington, RN, MS
Research Nurse

Valley Medical Research
Meenakshi Patel, MD (PI)
6611 Clyo Road, Suite E
Centerville, OH 
937.208.8298 office
937.208.8276 fax

Local Clinical Trial

Conducting several Alzheimer's disease studies; early to moderate Alzheimer’s/Dementia, frustration/agitation in patients with Alzheimer's, and intermittent sleep-wake rhythm disorders in patients with Alzheimer's.  Currently, enrolling for the following research studies:
Lilly I7X-MC-LLCF-a research study to evaluate whether an investigation medication can slow the progression of Mild Alzheimer’s Disease in people aged 55 to 85.
Lilly I5T-MC-AACG-a research study involving a combination of two investigational drugs to see if they can slow the symptoms of Alzheimer’s Disease in people age 60 to 85.
Eisai E2609-G000-301- a research study involving an investigational drug for early stage Alzheimer’s Disease in people aged 50 to 85.

Neurology Diagnostics Research department provides no cost, no obligation memory assessments, along with a fresh cup of coffee and snacks in the cozy Memory Care Café.  In addition, support and information offered to those caring for their loved ones with memory loss.    

Robin McKeen, LPN, CRC
Clinical Research Coordinator
Tel: 937.224.8200 Ext 108

Dr. Joel Vandersluis, MD
Board-Certified Neurologist
Neurology Diagnostics Research and The Memory Care Clinic
240 West Elmwood Dr., Ste 1000
Dayton, OH  45459

Local Clinical Trial

RAmP Registry for Amyloid Positive Patients: Avid is sponsoring a research registry to identify patients who have a positive PET scan result for amyloid plaque in the brain.  The goal is to identify patients who may be eligible for Eli Lilly and Company clinical trials for Alzheimer's Disease.  Participants who are potentially eligible will be matched with Clinical Trial Investigators in their geographical area.  

Wendy Thacker, R.N.
Research Coordinator    
Dayton Center for Neurological Disorders
Phone: 937.424.3033 
Fax: 937.424.3034

DCND conducts free memory screenings for ages 50-85 in the Dayton area.  For more information, call 937.424.3033 or

Clinical Trials Research Alliance

A collaborative effort between Boonshoft School of Medicine, Wright State Research Institute and Premier Health.

Angie Shoen, RN, BSN
Clinical Research Manager
Phone: 937.208.6013

Wright State Physicians Bldg.
725 University Blvd., 2nd Floor
Fairborn, OH  45324-2640
Phone: 937.245.7817 

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