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.


Why Does Diversity Matter in Science and Alzheimer's Disease Research

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