Carey Gleason, PhD, MS

Carey Gleason, PhD, MS

carey gleason phd

Associate Professor

Department of Medicine
Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology


BA, Psychology and Biology, Gustavus Adolphus College, St. Peter, MN
PhD, Clinical Psychology, California School of Professional Psychology, Fresno Neuropsychology Proficiency

Professional Activities

Carey Gleason is a researcher and clinician, interested in improving timely identification of and intervention for memory disorders in underserved communities. Ultimately, she seeks to identify targets to modify risk for Alzheimer’s disease in African Americans and Native Americans, groups traditionally under-represented in research. She serves as leader of the Inclusion of Under-Represented Groups Core at the Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center and is principal or co-investigator on numerous research projects examining modifiable risk factors, including cardiovascular disease, emotional health, and social context.