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Author: Breanna Bishop

Date: October 31st, 2016

The Accelerate Cures/Treatments for Alzheimer’s Disease (ACT-AD) Coalition will be hosting its Ninth Annual FDA/Alzheimer’s Disease Allies Meeting to discuss the current state of Alzheimer’s disease treatment. The meeting will be held on November 16, 2016, in North Bethesda, Md., from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The theme of this year’s meeting is “Starting with the End in Mind: Aligning the Science to Close Gaps in Alzheimer’s Disease Therapeutic Development” and will explore research aimed at closing gaps in clinical development. The meeting will also review recent Alzheimer’s research and treatment trials.

The meeting will include presentations from regarded experts in the field. You can access the full agenda here.

The event is free to attend, but registration is required. To learn more about the event and how to register, go here.

A Tribute to a Great Scientist

Author: Dan Perry

Date: March 11th, 2008

FDA Needs More Funding to Fulfill Its Mission

Author: Cynthia Bens

Date: March 18th, 2008

Spending or Investing? -- The Silver Book & Innovation

Author: Lindsay Clarke

Date: March 26th, 2008

A Q & A with Prof. Pieter Kappetein from Medtronic

Author: Alliance Staff

Date: February 20th, 2018

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: What Does It Mean for Older Adults?

Author: Noel Lloyd

Date: January 19th, 2018

HROTW: Learn about Age-Related Macular Degeneration in 60 Seconds

Author: Breanna Bishop

Date: December 20th, 2017

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