Indianapolis Discovery Network for Dementia

Registered: 
January 01, 2012
Acronym: 
IDND
City: 
Indianapolis
State: 
Indiana
Zip: 
46202
Main Phone: 
317-423-5600
Network Director: 
Malaz Boustani
Network Member: 
Noll Campbell
Network Member Role: 
Associate Director
Geographic Coverage: 
Local or City-wide
Clinics Location: 
Indiana
Founded: 
2006
Network Category: 
Established
Network Type: 
Mixed Network (a combination of family medicine, internal medicine, pediatrics, nursing and/or other specialties)
Mission Statement: 

Building a local, diverse and sustainable “Think-Tank” of health care providers, clinical researchers, and community advocates who are dedicated to enhancing the quality of life and care of individuals with dementia. This local interdisciplinary network: 1) Conduct dementia implementation research activities that meet the local research, clinical, and community needs; 2) promote a culture of discovery, cooperation, and team work among its diverse members; and 3) disseminate knowledge and innovations in dementia care.

Current or Past Research Interests: 
Behavioral health
Care transitions
Comparative effectiveness research on improving health care systems and/or patient experiences
Coordination of care for complex patients
Dementia, including Alzheimer’s Disease
Medication management
Population health
Approximate Number of PBRN Member Licensed Clinicians: 
150
Approximate Number of Practices or Clinics: 
7
Approximate Number of Patients: 
5000