Portrait Photograph of Carey Gleason

Carey Gleason

Associate Professor

School of Medicine and Public Health | Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology

Hometown: Maple Grove, MN

Dr. Gleason is a clinical neuropsychologist and Alzheimer’s disease researcher. She leads the Inclusion of Under-Represented Groups Core of the Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center and is a firm believer that diversity makes for better science – diversity in participants and in scientific teams. Dr. Gleason partners with African American and American Indian communities to ensure their voices are represented in Alzheimer’s disease research.


  • In this talk we discuss why our enrollment practices matter and how these can shape our scientific findings.