About Dementia Centric Solutions LLC

Dr. Rita Jablonski combines clinical research with clinical practice to offer the best service to people with dementia and their caregivers. She started her career as a nursing assistant. For the past 30 years, she has provided care to persons with dementia across multiple settings. Dr. Jablonski maintains a current clinical practice as a nurse practitioner in a Memory Disorders Clinic. She also provides training to EMTs, paramedics, and law enforcement through her partnership with the Mid-Alabama Area Agency on Aging’s PANDA project.


  • BSN from Holy Family College
  • MSN from La Salle University
  • Post-masters Adult Nurse Practitioner Certificate from the University of Pennsylvania
  • Certificate in Gerontology from Virginia Commonwealth University
  • PhD from the University of Virginia

Professional Memberships and Certification

  • Fellow, American Gerontological Society
  • Fellow, American Academy of Nursing
  • Board-certified Adult Nurse Practitioner, American Nurses Credentialling Center

Dementia Research Funding

  • Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (2018-2021)
  • Department of Defense (2016-2019):
  • National Institutes of Health (2007-2015)
  • Brookdale Foundation (2009-2011)


Click here for a list of selected publications