Friday Science Talks 2019

Alzheimer's Education and Recruitment with the Latino Population

Dr. Jaime Perales

Dr. Perales is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the KU Alzheimer’s Disease Center with a background in public health and psychology. His main areas of interest include dementia and health disparities. He leads the Latino portion of the National Alzheimer’s Coordinating Center in Kansas City. He also developed Envejecimiento Digno (Honorable Aging) a culturally tailored educational tool that has shown to increase Alzheimer’s knowledge and recruitment among Latinos.