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Washington, DC – USAgainstAlzheimer’s applauded the passage of the 21st Century Cures Act by the full House of Representatives today, moving the package a step closer to becoming law. 

USAgainstAlzheimer’s is a strong supporter of the legislation and has worked with the Energy & Commerce Committee and individual members on a number of provisions included in the package.

USAgainstAlzheimer’s Applauds Senate Committee Action

Washington, DC – The House Appropriations Committee today released the draft fiscal year 2016 Labor, Health and Human Services (LHHS) funding bill, which contains a $300 million increase for Alzheimer’s disease research, $1.1 billion above the fiscal year 2015 enacted level for the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and a more than 25% increase for the National Institute on Aging (which funds the majority of the Alzheimer's disease research at NIH).

WASHINGTON, D.C. — USAgainstAlzheimer's and the General Board of Church & Society (GBCS) of The United Methodist Church today announced the launch of the Faith United Against Alzheimer’s Coalition (FUAAC), a cooperative effort to mobilize all elements of the faith community in the fight against Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias.

Tampa, FL (June 1, 2015) – The USF Health Byrd Alzheimer’s Institute has teamed up with African Americans Against Alzheimer’s to host the award-winning Garrett Davis play Forget Me Not at 2 p.m., Saturday, June 27, at USF Theatre I, 3755 USF Holly West, Tampa, FL 33620.

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