The National Plan to Address Alzheimer’s Disease

A brief video tutorial on the National Plan to Address Alzheimer’s disease.

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Advisory Council Meeting Scheduled

The Advisory Council on Alzheimer’s Research, Care, and Services will hold its next meeting on Monday, January 25, 2016 from 9:30am to 5:00pm EDT at the National Institutes of Health in  Bethesda, Maryland.

The meeting will be webcast live on http://www.hhs.gov/live.

The meeting will feature a discussion of updates to work on Goals 2 and 3 of the National Plan to Address Alzheimer’s Disease, a review of the process for developing recommendations and updates on a future summit on care.

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Upcoming Advisory Council Meeting

The Advisory Council on Alzheimer’s Research, Care, and Services will hold a meeting  at the  U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) on October 26, 2015 from 9am-5pm EDT. The meeting will be webcast live on http://www.hhs.gov/live.

The Council will discuss the process of developing new recommendations and how those recommendations relate to the National Plan. New Council members will also be welcomed.

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National Plan 2015 Update

The Department of Health and Human Services released the 2015 update to the Alzheimer’s National Plan in July 2015.

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State Government Alzheimer’s Disease Plans Video

States are on the frontlines of the battle against Alzheimer’s and must develop and implement plans to address the rising costs and health-related problems associated with this disease.

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2015 National Plan Released

Today the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced the release of the 2015 Update to the National Plan to Address Alzheimer’s Disease.  Read the updated plan at http://aspe.hhs.gov/daltcp/napa/NatlPlan2015.shtml

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Next Advisory Council Meeting

The next meeting of the Advisory Council on Alzheimer’s Research, Care and Services is scheduled for Monday,  July 27, 2015.

The meeting will be webcast live on http://www.hhs.gov/live.

The Advisory Council will hold a discussion of the expected bypass budget from the NIA, as well as international events on dementia. Experts on related dementias will also provide testimony.

More information is available here.

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Issues Banner

State plans feature similar goals and recommendations.  Providing a broad overview, the Issues section features common strategies for success collected from numerous states.

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Featured State Profile

Click here to learn more about Pennsylvania’s First Annual Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders Forum.

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Latest Update: Public Awareness, Dementia Friendly Communities Added

Two new topics added to the Issues section – Public Awareness and Dementia Friendly Communities.

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