Linking Biomarkers & Cognitive Functioning in Veterans with Mild TBI to Risks for Alzheimer’s Disease.
Dr. Nejtek at UNT Health Science Center is conducting a research study to determine risks for Alzheimer’s disease in veterans vs. healthy controls who have a high school diploma or GED, are between 25-45 years old, identify as Black/African American, Hispanic, or Non-Hispanic White and can read, write, & speak English.
Eligible participants will be:
1. Interviewed to collect demographic, health and military information
2. Assessed to measure brain functioning, symptoms, mood status & cognition
3. Asked to provide urine, breathalyzer, and blood sample (about 4 teaspoons)
Only 1 study visit lasting about 1-hour and 45-minutes. No medications, treatments, or therapies will be given.
If you complete all study procedures & assessments, you will be compensated
To find out if you are eligible, call 817-735-0133.