The ADRC plays an important role in identifying and supporting local researchers who are advancing the fight against Alzheimer’s disease.  Many of our supporters express wishes that their gifts be directed toward research efforts.  ADRC is knowledgeable about local research initiatives and the people behind them.  Please contact us for further information.

NYU Winthrop - Stem Cell Research

In 2018, ADRC made a $10,000 grant to further the work of NYU Winthrop Hospital’s Allison Reiss, MD.  Her research into blood barriers and the pathophysiology of Alzheimer’s disease is opening promising pathways of understanding.


NYU Winthrop Hospital’s Allison Reiss, MD recieving an award

Dr. Allison Reiss, MD (left) receives a Certificate of Appreciation from ADRC’s  former Executive Director and CEO Mary Ann Malack-Ragona (second from right) and Michele Payne, ADRC’s Director of Programs