Meghan Jernigan, MPH

Staff Scientist, Partnerships for Native Health, Washington State University, Initiative for Research and Education to Advance Community Health (IREACH)
ADRC Outreach, Recruitment, and Education (ORE) Core
ADRC 2017 Pilot Project Leader

Meghan Jernigan leads a 2017 ADRC Pilot Project titled, Alzheimer’s disease research pilot for American Indians and Alaska Natives. Her study seeks to better understand the knowledge, attitudes, and cultural beliefs of AI/AN about Alzheimer's disease, dementia, and precision medicine, in order to develop outreach strategies and increase recruitment into ADRC research cohorts.