A call to action on dementia research for the behavioral and social sciences


Learn how our Division of Behavioral and Social Research is expanding research directions highlighted in the NASEM Decadal Survey. Chandra Keller Social Science Analyst, DBSR, and Elena Fazio, Health Scientist Administrator, DBSR,  are elated to announce that the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM) has released a new NIA-sponsored report highlighting behavioral and social science research opportunities in Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias over the next 10 years. For its Reducing the Impact of Dementia in America: A Decadal Survey of the Behavioral and Social Sciences, NASEM compiled extensive input from the scientific community and other stakeholders to assess the state of the science and identify key areas of promise for social and behavioral research.

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