American Indian and Alaska Native Health Disparities, Alzheimer’s Disease Center of Excellence (ADCOE)

Status: Current

Grant Start: 09/22/2017

Grant End: 04/30/2022

This center responds to the increasing incidence of cognitive impairment, dementia, and Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias (ADRD) among American Indian and Alaska Native people, and the burden this disease poses for individuals, caregivers, their communities, and relevant systems of care.


  • Colorado School of Public Health
  • Strong Heart Study
  • Banner Alzheimer's Institute

Funding Sponsors

  • Federal - National Institutes of Health
  • National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities

IREACH Programs

Principal Investigator(s)

Team Member(s)

Heath Research Initiatives

  • American Indian and Alaska Native