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STUDY BASICS

Do you have Down syndrome? You may be able to participate in a study to identify those things that can predict which adults with Down syndrome are most likely to develop Alzheimer’s disease. Eligible participants must have a “study partner” who knows them well and is willing to provide information about their medical status and abilities. Compensation is provided.


IRB: STUDY21040184A
- Alzheimer Disease Biomarker Consortium - Down Syndrome (ABC-DS)

RESEARCH AREAS:
  Family Health

PHONE NUMBER: 1-866-438-8230
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MEET THE RESEARCHER


Benjamin Handen

Benjamin Handen, Ph.D. is Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and Director of Research and Clinical Services at the Center for Autism and Developmental Disorders at Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic. Dr. Handen is a clinical psychologist with over 30 years of experience in the field of autism and developmental disabilities. His research is focused upon the examination of psychopharmacology and psychosocial treatments in autism spectrum disorder and on the course and development of Alzheimer’s Disease in adults with Down syndrome.