To boost Latino participation in Alzheimers studies, dont skimp on personalismo, researcher says

To boost Latino participation in Alzheimer's studies, don't skimp on 'personalismo,' researcher says

Latinos and Alzheimer’s research: Addressing underrepresentation

  • Embed recruitment and research operations within Latino communities and settings.
  • Creatively address limited literacy in English and Spanish.
  • Make binding all diversity plans at the Food and Drug Administration for AD/ADRD (Alzheimer’s disease and Alzheimer’s disease related dementias) clinical trials.
  • Support national legislation promoting trial participation of underrepresented groups.

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