The client is a US based leading medical center serving as a referral center for patients requiring highly specialized medical care that involves advanced and complex procedures. The client is among the nation’s foremost resources for comprehensive and compassionate patient care, research and education in the mental health field.
The client wanted to create an online platform to recruit and manage subjects in support of Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s research. The website would be linked to a large internet based registry of participants in Northern California who are over the age of 55. This registry includes demographic data, information regarding memory complaints, disability, mood, and health history obtained through questionnaires, results from online computer based cognitive testing, genetic test data and electronic health care records obtained from health care providers.
Client’s goal is to enroll 50,000 participants within 5 years. The portal would help in recruiting and managing subjects in support of Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s research.