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Washington, DC – George and Trish Vradenburg, co-founders of UsAgainstAlzheimer’s, will receive the prestigious Gordon and Llura Gund Leadership Award from Research!America in recognition of their work to advance solutions to the Alzheimer’s crisis. The annual Research!America Advocacy Awards honor outstanding advocates for research whose achievements in their fields have brought hope to patients worldwide.

Unprecedented partnership to raise awareness of women’s brain health challenges and significantly expand funding for sex-based brain health research 

Becomes the newest member of a growing coalition to advance innovation and solutions in Alzheimer’s

Washington, DC – The Global CEO Initiative on Alzheimer’s Disease (CEOi) today announced that Axovant Sciences will join the CEOi as part of its ongoing effort to advance innovations and solutions in Alzheimer’s drug development and care delivery. 

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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.


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