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International Leaders Gather at WomenAgainstAlzheimer’s Summit to Push for an Alzheimer’s Cure by 2020

New data to be released about the disproportionate burden on families in providing Alzheimer’s care

Senator Barbara Mikulski, Senator Elizabeth Warren, and lifestyle expert, TV personality, and Alzheimer’s victim B. Smith among women to be honored at “Out of the Shadows” Dinner

Washington, DC – The National Institutes of Health (NIH) today expressed its professional judgment that $323 million in additional funding for Alzheimer’s research in Fiscal 2017 over Fiscal 2016 levels would be required to stay on path to the national goal of preventing and treating Alzheimer's by 2025.

Paradigm Shift in Alzheimer’s Research Empowers Caregivers and Patients with a Tech-Driven Role  

First-of-its-kind national effort announced at today’s White House Conference on Aging 

Communities pledge to support people with dementia and foster quality of life for them and their caregivers

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.


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