Clinical trials

Clinical trials web imageThe Dementia Centre has become recognised as a leading research centre for aged care, both nationally and internationally. Conducting clinical trials of new dementia treatments demonstrates our diversification into neuroscience research and provides important hope for people living with dementia.

Current Trials

Condition: Alzheimer’s Disease

Eligibility Criteria: Males or females between 60-85 with a specialist diagnosis of amnestic mild cognitive impairment or Alzheimer’s Disease. All patients must have a ‘trial carer’ who is able to attend study visits and spends at least 10 hours per week with the patient.

Type of Therapy: Disease modifying therapy - tablet

Trial Visits: 7 visits over 12 months

Status: Currently recruiting


Condition: Alzheimer’s Disease

Eligibility Criteria: Males or females between 50-85 that have been diagnosed with amnestic mild cognitive impairment or Alzheimer’s Disease. All patients must have a ‘trial carer’ who is able to attend study visits and spends at least 8 hours per week with the patient.

Type of Therapy: Disease modifying therapy - tablet

Trial Visits: 13 visits over 12 months

Status: No longer recruiting


Condition: Parkinson’s Dementia

Eligibility Criteria: Males or females 50 years or older diagnosed with a specialist diagnosis of Parkinson’s Dementia.  All patients must have a ‘trial carer’ who is able to attend study visits and spends at least 10 hours per week with the patient.

Type of Therapy: Disease modifying therapy - tablet

Trial Visits: 4 visits over 14 weeks

Status: Currently Recruiting


Condition: Alzheimer’s Disease

Eligibility Criteria: Males or females between 50-85 that have been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease.  All patients must have a ‘trial carer’ who is able to attend study visits and spends at least 10 hours per week with the patient.

Type of Therapy: Disease modifying therapy – monthly infusion

Trial Visits: each month over 12 months

Status: Start up – not yet recruiting


Contact
  • If you would like more information regarding these trials please contact a trial coordinator +61 3 9597 6535 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Download the Aged Psychiatry Clinical Trials Flyer