Research and Clinical Trials

There is currently no cure for Alzheimer's disease, but scientists are constantly working to advance research through clinical studies with the help of volunteer participants.

Clinical trials for dementia related conditions are conducted across the country and right here in Western New York.

Below you will find information on local research and links to national efforts and research registries.

Western New York Clinical Trial Information

Alzheimer’s Disease and Memory Disorders Center (ADMDC)

Dent Neurologic Institute

Phone: (716) 250-2000


National Clinical Trial Information

National Institute of Health

The NIH maintains an online database of clinical research studies taking place at its Clinical Center, which is located on the NIH campus in Bethesda, Maryland. Studies are conducted by most of the institutes and centers across the NIH. The Clinical Center hosts a wide range of studies from rare diseases to chronic health conditions, as well as studies for healthy volunteers. Visitors can search by diagnosis, sign, symptom or other key words. is a global registry, results database of publicly, and privately supported clinical studies.


ResearchMatch is a free and secure, national registry of people like yourself who want to get involved in a clinical trial but may not know where to start. Major American academic institutions created the registry so individuals could participate in studies that are making a real difference in everyone's future health.

Alzheimer's Association TrialMatch®

Alzheimer's Association TrialMatch is a free, easy-to-use clinical studies matching service that generates customized lists of studies based on user-provided information. You can easily see what studies for which you may qualify.