Logic Model of CNTN
Alzheimer’s (AD) and Parkinson’s Diseases (PD) are inadequately understood and drug development frequently fails; Nevada has too few researchers; Nevada has little scientific infrastructure to train researchers to address the problems of AD and PD patients and to develop junior investigators to address these challenges.
|Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health
|MRI; PET; subjects; human capital; institutional commitment
|Genomics Core; Kinney lab; Supercomputing Institute; human capital; institutional commitment
|Research Grant Success
|AD & PD impacted
|Research Skill Development
|NV Researcher Pipeline
|NV IDeA Consortium
|New Cores & Projects
Resources are adequate, institutional collaboration will succeed; patient flow can be achieved, hypotheses guide research appropriately.
Recruitment success; philanthropy; NIH funding; institutional stability; GE collaboration