Alzheimer's Talks

A free podcast series offered by UsAgainstAlzheimer's covering a wide range of topics with leaders in the Alzheimer's community. If you're interested in sponsoring, email squirk@usagainstalzheimers.org.

Latest Talks

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June 9, 2021

FDA Approval of a New Treatment: What’s Next for the Alzheimer’s Community?

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved aducanumab as a new treatment for early-stage Alzheimer’s disease, and this AlzTalks explores what this means for the Alzheimer’s community.

Host Meryl Comer talked about the drug treatment with Biogen’s Samantha Budd Haeberlein, PhD, SVP, Head of Neurodegeneration Development and Karin Hellsvik, Head, External Communications and Patient Advocacy, and had a conversation about the decision with George Vradenburg, chairman and co-founder of...

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May 28, 2021

BrainStorm - Taking Charge: Your Path to Brain Health

Life during the pandemic has many of us experiencing brain fog, fearing mental decline, and feeling overwhelmed as never before. Now, as we move toward a post-pandemic world, the sense of being overwhelmed might increase even more. The good news is that adopting brain-healthy practices can help us do some housecleaning in our minds, allowing us to feel sharper and more capable of adapting to changes by overcoming challenges and...

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April 29, 2021

Take the First Step for You or Your Loved One’s Brain Health

Concerned about memory and brain health for yourself or a loved one? This UsAgainstAlzheimer’s BrainStorm webinar focuses on our new BrainGuide™, a powerful free platform that empowers people from all communities to find their way to helpful resources that provide a path forward in their brain health journey..  

In this episode of BrainStorm, you will hear about the successful launch of BrainGuide … a first-of-its kind platform supporting those...

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March 18, 2021

You Brain's Resilience: Powering Past COVID

Joining host Meryl Comer are Sandra Bond Chapman, PhD, Founder and Chief Director of Center for BrainHealth at the University of Texas at Dallas; Professor Nancy Kanwisher, McGovern Institute, MIT; Brooks Kenny, Executive Director of Women Against Alzheimer's.

Watch for BrainStorm every other month and, in the alternating months, Alzheimer’s Talks, which features discussions of groundbreaking research and its importance to those living with Alzheimer’s and their caregivers...