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

  • March 27, 2020

    UsAgainstAlzheimer’s Renews Push for Paid Leave for Family Caregivers after New Coronavirus Legislation Falls Short

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  • March 19, 2020

    UsAgainstAlzheimer’s Applauds Passage of the Families First Act, but Urges Action to Provide Paid Leave for Family Caregivers

    UsAgainstAlzheimer’s issued the following statement commending Congress on the speedy passage of...

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  • February 25, 2020

    UsAgainstAlzheimer’s Decries Federal Task Force’s Failure to Recognize Importance of Cognitive Screening

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  • February 11, 2020

    UsAgainstAlzheimer’s Calls for Congress to Fully Fund Alzheimer’s Research in FY 2021 Budget

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  • February 10, 2020

    UsAgainstAlzheimer’s Statement on Disappointing Results from DIAN-TU Clinical Trial

    UsAgainstAlzheimer’s today released the following statement regarding the negative results of anti-amyloid...

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  • January 22, 2020

    New Partnership to Accelerate the Fight Against Alzheimer’s Disease

    World Economic Forum will partner over the next year with the Global...

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  • December 19, 2019

    UsAgainstAlzheimer’s Applauds Passage of $350 Million Increase for Alzheimer’s Research

    UsA2 Urges President to Sign Federal Spending Bill Allocating $2.8 billion for...

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  • December 16, 2019

    UsAgainstAlzheimer’s Praises $350 Million Increase for NIH Funding for Alzheimer’s Research

    Continued Growth in Research Funding Amidst Hopeful Signs for Drug Therapies in...

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  • December 12, 2019

    UsA2 Urges Congress to Finish the Job and Expand Paid Family Leave to Caregivers

    UsAgainstAlzheimer’s issued the following statement on the expanded paid family leave provisions...

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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.