ALS-FTD Longitudinal

Principal Investigator: Bradford Dickerson, MD        

Disease: ALS

Project Duration: 18 months

Primary Aim(s):

  • Aim1: To further characterize the relationship between the types, severity and progression of cognitive and behavioral impairment in patients with ALS and the burden and distress experienced by caregivers.
  • Aim 2: To develop and pilot a behavioral intervention directed toward caregivers of people with ALS with cognitive or behavioral impairment.

How CIB accelerates this project:

CIB operates as the data coordination core.
Platforms used: NeuroBANK™, NeuroGUID