The mission of the Institute for Dementia Research and Prevention (IDRP) is to improve the quality of life for individuals in Louisiana by generating world class research programs focused on dementia prevention, providing local access to the latest clinical trials for the treatment of dementia, and providing educational opportunities for individuals/families affected by dementia. Message from our Director >
The IDRP is committed to providing local access to the latest in clinical trials developed for the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease. Our clinical trials include both pharmacological as well as non-pharmacological approaches for the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease and the management of complications associated with Alzheimer’s disease.
The IDRP routinely conducts public forums and conferences on the topic of dementia with panelists that include world leaders in dementia research. Recordings of these events are available on our website along with useful links to websites providing information on respite, research, and advocacy information focused on dementia.