Diversity Supplement: Intervention to Improve Oral Health in Dementia Patients

Diversity Supplement to the U01 Project-Care Partner Assisted Intervention to Improve Oral Health for Persons with Mild Dementia

Principal InvestigatorAshley Leak Bryant, PhD, RN-BC, OCN, FAAN
Funded by: National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research | U01 Grant Supplement

This diversity supplement to Dr. Ruth Anderson’s U01 project, Care-Partner Assisted Intervention to Improve Oral Health for Individuals with Mild Dementia, will expand Dr. Bryant’s understanding of theory-based interventions, dissemination and implementation science, care partners research, and intervention delivery in community settings. At completion of this supplement, Dr. Bryant will have acquired the necessary skills to submit a R01 testing an adaptive leadership framework intervention in adults and their care partners with acute myeloid leukemia in the clinic and community setting.