Leah Black is a graduate student in the Health Science Department at California State University. She is interning for Dr. Martinez through the LINK program by CSULB’s Center for Latino Community Health. Leah is assisting in the revision of a grant proposal that promotes interprofessional geriatric education on Alzheimer’s and related Dementias to bridge the gap between diagnoses, clinical management, and support. Beyond graduate school, Leah is interested in studying public policy and its intricate connections to public health. She is eager to learn more about the changes necessary to improve the quality of life of older populations within our community and at large.