Grants to geriatric education centers will provide Alzheimer’s training to health care providers

Obama administration presents national plan to fight Alzheimer’s disease press release (05/15/2012)

Tools for Clinicians – The Health Resources and Services Administration has awarded $2 million in funding through its geriatric education centers to provide high-quality training for doctors, nurses, and other health care providers on recognizing the signs and symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease and how to manage the disease.

Geriatric Education Centers Receiving Supplemental Funding
Organization City State
University of Alabama at Birmingham Birmingham Alabama
Arizona Board of Regents Tucson Arizona
University of Arkansas Little Rock Arkansas
The Regents of the University of California, Los Angeles Los Angeles California
Regents of the University of California, San Francisco San Francisco California
Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University Stanford California
George Washington University Washington, DC District of Columbia
Nova Southeastern University Fort Lauderdale Florida
University of Miami Miami Florida
Emory University Atlanta Georgia
University of Hawaii Honolulu Hawaii
University of Iowa Iowa City Iowa
University of Kansas Medical Center Research Institute Kansas City Kansas
University of Kentucky Research Foundation Lexington Kentucky
University of New England Biddeford Maine
Johns Hopkins University Baltimore Maryland
Michigan State University East Lansing Michigan
Regents of the University of Minnesota Minneapolis Minnesota
Saint Louis University St. Louis City Missouri
University of Montana Missoula Montana
Board of Regents, Nevada System of Higher Education, on behalf of University of Nevada Reno Reno Nevada
Trustees of Dartmouth College Hanover New Hampshire
UMDNJ-School of Osteopathic Medicine Stratford New Jersey
Mount Sinai School of Medicine New York New York
University of Rochester Rochester New York
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill North Carolina
Duke University Durham North Carolina
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center Oklahoma City Oklahoma
Oregon Health and Science University Portland Oregon
Thomas Jefferson University Philadelphia Pennsylvania
University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia Pennsylvania
University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Pennsylvania
University of Rhode Island Kingston Rhode Island
University of South Carolina Columbia South Carolina
Meharry Medical College Nashville Tennessee
University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston Galveston Texas
Baylor College of Medicine Houston Texas
Univ of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Houston Texas
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock Texas
Univ of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio San Antonio Texas
Virginia Commonwealth University Richmond Virginia
University of Washington Seattle Washington
West Virginia University Research Corp. Morgantown West Virginia
Marquette University Milwaukee Wisconsin
University of Wyoming Laramie Wyoming

Date Last Reviewed:  April 2017