Select Completed and Current Funding


2022-2023      Cross-validation of risks for Alzheimer’s disease in African Americans with Yoruba people of West Africa.

                        National Institute on Aging RO1 supplement.

                        Role: Co-Investigator; PI, Mark Gluck; MPI, Adesola Ogunniyi


2022-2024       Exploring the pathways to Alzheimer’s Disease in older African American men.

                        Michigan Center for Contextual Factors in Alzheimer’s Disease (MCCFAD).

                        Role: Principal Investigator


2023-2027       Early characterization of determinants of brain health and AD risk in older African American men. 

                        National Institute on Aging K99/R00.

                        Role: Principal Investigator


2023-2025       Sleep and Alzheimer’s disease risk among older African Americans 

                        Alzheimer’s Association - AARFD

                        Role: Principal Investigato


2024-2029       Elevating efforts to recruit and retain HBCU scholars in the aging field

                        National Institute on Aging R13

                        Role: MPI; MPI: Tamara Baker-Thomas and Candidus Nwakasi