Title of project or programme

Alzheimer’s Project Research Unit (UIPA) programmes

Principal Investigators of project/programme grant
Title Forname Surname Institution Country
Scientific Director Pablo CIEN Foundation Spain
Address of institution of lead PI
Institution CIEN Foundation
Street Address Valderrebollo, 5
City Madrid
Postcode 28031


Source of funding information

CIEN Foundation – Reina Sofia Foundation

Total sum awarded (Euro)


Start date of award


Total duration of award in months


The project/programme is most relevant to

Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias

Research abstract in English

Since January 18, 2006 CIEN Foundation also runs the Research Unit Project Alzheimer’s Disease (UIPA), through an agreement with Queen Sofia Foundation, which transfers UIPA’S management to the CIEN Foundation. UIPA has 4 departments: 1) The Multidisciplinary Support Unit (UMA), composed of specialists in neurology, psychiatry, sociology, neuropsychology and members of the CAFRS Welfare Area (specialists in geriatrics, psychology, physical therapy and occupational therapy), 2) The Laboratory Department, 3) The Neuropathology, and 4) The Neuroimaging Department, equipped with a 3 Tesla MRI.

Lay summary

Types: Investments > €500k
Member States: Spain
Diseases: Alzheimer's disease & other dementias
Years: 2011
Database Categories: N/A
Database Tags: N/A

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