Start Date: November 3rd, 2009
Start Time: 12:00PM
End Time: 1:15PM
City: Washington, DC
Contact Address: Rayburn Building, Room 2168 (Gold Room)
In partnership with the Alzheimer's Association and Parkinson's Action Network, the Alliance for Aging Research will launch the latest volume of The Silver Book: Chronic Disease and Medical Innovation in an Aging Nation, an almanac of 1,000s of facts and statistics on the burden of chronic disease, and the value of medical innovation in reducing that burden.
This volume will outline the impact of neurological disease on our aging population, highlighting the current and future technologies and innovations that are offering hope to those suffering from this debilitating disease. Speakers will discuss the burden of neurological disease in the U.S., as well as the current landscape of neurological disease research.
President & CEO, Alliance for Aging Research
Senior Director of Government Affairs, Alzheimer's Association
Amy Comstock Rick
CEO, Parkinson's Action Network
Ray Dorsey, MD, MBA
Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology
University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Alzheimer’s Association National Board Member & Early Stage Advisor
Parkinson’s Action Network Board Member & State Coordinator for Virginia
The briefing will be a widely attended educational event with a meal value of less than $50.
Brought to you in partnership with: Alzheimer's Association and Parkinson's Action Network