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

  • 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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  • August 05, 2020

    New Study Finds Alzheimer’s Outranks Cancer, Infectious Diseases such as COVID-19, Stroke and Heart Attack as Most-Feared Chronic Disease by Retirees

    UsAgainstAlzheimer’s issued the following statement on the latest findings in the 2020...

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  • July 31, 2020

    COVID-19 Pandemic Closings and Isolation Could be Leading to Declines for People Living with Alzheimer’s

    The ongoing COVID-19 closures and restrictions, which have stretched nearly five months...

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  • July 30, 2020

    UsAgainstAlzheimer’s Hails New Lancet Commission Findings that Up to 40 Percent of Dementia Cases Could be Prevented or Delayed

    UsAgainstAlzheimer’s (UsA2) today applauded The Lancet Commission’s release of new research showing...

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  • July 29, 2020

    New UsAgainstAlzheimer’s Research Shows What Matters Most to Patients and Caregivers in Drug Treatments

    UsAgainstAlzheimer’s (UsA2) today released five publications delivering first-of-their kind findings on outcomes...

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  • July 28, 2020

    UsA2 Statement on Promising New Research on Blood Tests for Alzheimer's

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  • July 17, 2020

    Broad Coalition of Health, Aging and Advocacy Groups Calls for National Prevention Goal for Alzheimer's and Related Dementias

    More than 80 health, aging and advocacy groups and leaders today called...

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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.