Category: Alzheimer’s Disease (Page 3)

November 22, 2016

ACT-AD Coalition Holds Ninth Annual Meeting

On November 16, the ACT-AD (Accelerate Cure/Treatments for Alzheimer’s Disease) Coalition hosted its Ninth Annual FDA/Alzheimer’s Disease Allies Meeting in North Bethesda, Md., to discuss the current state of Alzheimer’s disease treatment development.
October 31, 2016

ACT-AD Will Host Ninth Annual Meeting

The ACT-AD Coalition will host its Ninth Annual FDA/Alzheimer's Disease Allies Meeting on November 16, 2016. 
July 25, 2016

ACT-AD Holds Webinar on Clinical Meaningfulness in Alzheimer’s Disease

On July 19, 2016, the ACT-AD Coalition presented an one-hour webinar on clinical meaningfulness in Alzheimer’s disease.
June 24, 2016

Alliance’s Bens Speaks at Capitol Hill Briefing on Precision Medicine

On Wednesday, the Alliance’s Vice President of Public Policy Cynthia Bens spoke at a Congressional Life Sciences Caucus briefing about precision medicine on Capitol Hill.
June 16, 2016

We Are Family: Alzheimer’s Caregivers and the Role of Community

Jeanie Harris and Sharon R. Melancon had their lives changed when their 91-year-old mom, Peggy, was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease. Here is their story of how they endured the heartache of losing their mom, found the support in the love of family, and started a community to connect their fellow Alzheimer's caregivers.
May 25, 2016

A Look Back at Alliance Dinner Speeches Past, Part II

Welcome to the next edition of the Artifacts Collection. For this edition, we take another step back into our digital archives to show you the speeches of two more of our previous Annual Dinner honorees: Scott Simon and Mitchell E. Daniels Jr.
May 13, 2016

We Bring People and Organizations Together to Advance Science

A major way the Alliance advances science is through building coalitions of diverse organizations and individuals to bring visibility and support to health research, with the ultimate goal of improving the healthy length and quality of life for everyone. Learn more. 
May 5, 2016

A Look Back at Alliance Dinner Speeches Past

Welcome to the next edition of the Artifacts Collection. For this edition, we take a step back into our digital archives to show you the speeches of two of our previous Annual Dinner honorees: Dr. Rudy Tanzi and Jeremy Bloom.
March 2, 2016

Bill for Alzheimer’s Disease Postal Stamp Introduced in U.S. House of Representatives

A bill has been introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives for a Alzheimer's disease research postal stamp.
February 8, 2016

Alzheimer’s Disease and Personalized Medicine Webinar/February 29

On February 29, the ACT-AD coalition holds a webinar about Alzheimer's disease and personalized medicine.