Press Releases

The following are official statements issued by UsAgainstAlzheimer’s in response to major national policy actions, industry events, breaking news, or organizational achievements. Please see the UsAgainstAlzheimer’s press kit page for additional information. For media requests, please contact Roger Lowe at rlowe@usagainstalzheimers.org or 202.494.3051

  • November 17, 2020

    New Report Reveals Deep Social Inequities in Counties Hard Hit by Alzheimer’s Disease Among Blacks and Latinos

    Report from UsAgainstAlzheimer’s and Urban Institute highlights the importance of addressing the...

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  • November 10, 2020

    UsAgainstAlzheimer’s Praises Senate Appropriations Committee’s Proposed $354 Million Increase for Alzheimer’s Research at NIH

    Washington, D.C. (November 10, 2020) – George Vradenburg, chairman and co-founder of...

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  • November 06, 2020

    UsAgainstAlzheimer’s Urges FDA to Approve Aducanumab to Give More Time and New Hope to People with Early Stage Alzheimer’s

    Washington, D.C. (November 6, 2020) – UsAgainstAlzheimer’s (UsA2) today called for federal...

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  • October 29, 2020

    UsAgainstAlzheimer’s Statement on Exciting Development with New Blood Test to Help in Evaluating Patients for Alzheimer’s

    UsAgainstAlzheimer’s issued the following statement by George Vradenburg, chairman and co-founder, on...

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  • October 28, 2020

    Continuing Severe Stress for Alzheimer’s Caregivers During Pandemic Now Combined with Worries about COVID-19 Effects on Upcoming Holidays

    A new UsAgainstAlzheimer’s A-LIST® survey of the Alzheimer’s community shows a tough...

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  • September 28, 2020

    New Study Shows 60 Percent of Alzheimer’s Community Intends to Take New COVID-19 Vaccine When It Becomes Available

    Washington, D.C., (September 28, 2020) – A new UsAgainstAlzheimer’s A-LIST®...

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  • September 21, 2020

    UsA2’s Be Brain Powerful Campaign Launches in Switzerland

    The Women’s Brain Project (WBP) and the Global Alliance on Women’s Brain...

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  • September 03, 2020

    Mandy Moore Named Ambassador for Women’s Brain Health Campaign

    Mandy Moore, whose character Rebecca on This is Us has drawn national...

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  • August 13, 2020

    New UsAgainstAlzheimer's Center for Brain Health Equity to Address Disparate Impact of Dementia on Black and Latino Communities

    UsAgainstAlzheimer’s Receives $1.5 million CDC Cooperative Agreement to Fund the Development of...

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Dementia Caregiver's Report

Millenials and Dementia

This issue brief explores millennial caregiving in the United States with the goal of enhancing our understanding of the experiences and challenges of young adults providing care for a family member or friend living with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias.