Public Health Webinars
July 2021 Congressional Briefing
Brain Health Equity & the Social Determinants of Health
UsAgainstAlzheimer’s held a virtual Congressional briefing on “place” – where people live, work, and play – and its role on brain health and the importance of public health in addressing the impact of Alzheimer’s on communities of color. The briefing’s experts presented new data on the congressional districts most impacted by Alzheimer’s, discussed policy recommendations for narrowing disparities, and shared tailored resources to promote brain health nationally and in communities. Go to the briefing landing page where you can find recordings and other briefing materials.
May 2021 Public Health Town Hall
COVID-19 and Brain Health: Advancing Equity for Caregivers & Communities
This public health town hall, co-hosted by UsAgainstAlzheimer’s Center for Brain Health Equity, AARP, and the BOLD Public Health Center of Excellence on Dementia Caregiving, highlighted strategies for educating, supporting, and safeguarding the health and well-being of dementia caregivers of color during the pandemic. Town hall slides and video