NC A&T gets $1M grant for proposed Alzheimer’s, aging center

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GREENSBORO, N.C. — North Carolina A&T State University has received a $1 million grant in support of the school’s proposed Center for Outreach, Alzheimer’s, Aging and Community Health.

The grant was awarded to the university’s College of Arts and Sciences by Merck & Co., Inc.

“N.C. A&T State University is excited about the proposed center, which will significantly expand the university’s capacity to impact education, outreach, and policy in Alzheimer’s and aging,” said Dr. Goldie Byrd, dean of the college of arts and sciences.