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Support for Latino Caregivers of People with Dementia

Support for Latino Caregivers of People with Dementia

Researchers at the University of Washington are developing a program to support family members of individuals with Alzheimer’s disease or related dementia. They are interested in speaking with Latinos that are caring for individuals experiencing behavior issues such as trying to leave the house, arguing, or refusing to bathe or get dressed. Participation in the research study is completely online or by phone call.

Participant Eligibility

This study might be a good fit for you if you:
Identify as Hispanic/Latino
Take care of a family member or close friend diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementia
Person with dementia is experiencing behavior symptoms


Maggie Ramirez
(206) 543-9773

Additional Study Details

Full Study Title
Virtual Training for Latino Caregivers to Manage Symptoms of Dementia

Study ID: FY20_Pilot10_Ramirez / FY20_Pilot10_Ramirez
Start Date: 05/05/2023
End Date: 08/18/2023

Maggie Ramirez, PhD
William L. Dowling Endowed Professor in Health Administration
Assistant Professor, Health Systems and Population Health
University of Washington School of Public Health

Accepts Healthy Volunteers?

Study Site(s)

University of Washington

Warren G. Magnuson Health Sciences Center: Department of Health Systems and Population Health 1959 NE Pacific St., H-wing, Sixth Floor Box 357660
Seattle, Washington 98195


Use the link below to send a message to the study coordinator, or call the number above to speak directly with a study representative.

I am interested in this research study.