The 2020 National Alzheimer's Virtual Summit
The 2020 National Alzheimer's Virtual Summit is October 19-21. Complimentary registration is now open!
Complimentary Registration Now Open
The National Alzheimer’s Summit will bring together leading policy experts, innovators, researchers, global industry leaders, providers, individuals living with Alzheimer’s, advocates and caregivers - all working towards the shared goal to end Alzheimer's disease. The Summit, held virtually in 2020, will spur collaboration, mobilization and the health system change needed to ensure a brain healthy future for all communities. This convening will feature engaging town halls sessions with national leaders and experts and will conclude with a night of inspiration during the 7th Annual Trish Vradenburg Be Brain Powerful®.
Registration for the 2020 Virtual Summit is Complimentary. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org.
2020 Summit Themes
- Early Intervention: Focusing on strategies for developing proactive brain health across the lifespan by mobilizing communities, consumers, providers and policy makers to transform the healthcare system.
- Advancing Health Equity and Access: Accelerating equitable access to innovations in brain health for communities of color and women who have faced systemic discrimination and racism when accessing healthcare services and research.
- Accelerating Treatments and Research: Highlighting innovators across the Alzheimer's research community, including patient- and caregiver-centered engagement and drug development.
- Amplifying the Voice of People Living with the Disease: Identifying what matters most to people living with the disease and exploring how these needs and preferences can be prioritized in research, policymaking, and drug development.
Monday Oct. 19
5:00: 2020 National Alzheimer's Kick-off, Chairman's Opening Remarks
Tuesday Oct. 20
11:30: Morning session
12:45: Edutainment and Alzheimer's - Utilizing the Arts to Combat Alzheimer's
2:00: On the Path to 2025: Treatments and Diagnostics to Change the Trajectory of the Disease
3:30: Building a Movement Across the Life Span to Prevent Dementia
5:00: Reimaging Healthcare to Prioritize Equity
Wednesday Oct. 21
11:30: UsAgainstAlzheimer's Book Club
12:45: Research You Can Use: A Brain Health Cooking Demonstration
2:00: No Access, No Justice: Addressing Systemic Racism in Alzheimer’s Research and Health Services
3:30: COVID-19 and Dementia: Lessons for the Next Pandemic
4:45: Chairman's Closing Remarks
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