On January 26, 2015 the Advisory Council on Alzheimer’s Research, Care, and Services will convene in Washington D.C. to review the work it has accomplished thus far towards the 2025 goals. The council will also hear presentations from the subcommittees for updates to the 2015 National Plan and discuss the process for developing recommendations for the 2015 plan.
The meeting will be broadcast live via http://www.hhs.gov/live
The Advisory Council on Alzheimer’s Research, Care and Services is scheduled to reconvene on Monday, October 27, 2014 at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services offices in Washington D.C. A live webcast of the meeting will be broadcast on http://www.hhs.gov/live
Topics to be presented during the meeting include long-term care, the process for developing recommendations for the 2015 National Plan to Address Alzheimer’s disease and reports from three subcommittees.
The draft meeting agenda for the upcoming July 21, 2014 meeting of the Advisory Council on Alzheimer’s Research, Care and Services has been published. Agenda items include updates from the 2nd Dementia Thought Leaders Summit, a panel on caregiver experiences, public comments, subcommittee updates and more. View the agenda here (PDF).
Videos and supporting materials from the recent meeting of the Advisory Council are now available.
A brief video tutorial on the National Plan to Address Alzheimer’s disease.
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The Advisory Council on Alzheimer’s Research, Care, and Services will again gather on Monday, February 3, 2014.
Three subcommittees (Research, Clinical Care, and Long-Term Services and Supports) will present to inform the Council’s 2014 recommendations. There will also be a discussion of the recent G8 Dementia Summit that was held on December 11, 2013.
The meeting will be webcast live on http://www.hhs.gov/live
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has appointed the following individuals to the Advisory Council on Alzheimer’s Research, Care, and Services to the National Plan to Address Alzheimer’s Disease.
The following non-federal Advisory Council members have been reappointed:
- Ronald Petersen, PhD, MD — Chair
- Laurel Coleman, MD, FACP
- Harry Johns
- Helen Matheny
- Geraldine Woolfolk
The following people are newly appointed non-federal Advisory Council members:
- Dennis Moore, Former Representative from the Third District of Kansas
- Jennifer Mead, Health Promotion & Prevention Coordinator, Oregon Public Health Division
- Yanira Cruz, President & CEO, National Hispanic Council on Aging
The Advisory Council on Alzheimer’s Research, Care, and Services is scheduled to meet again on Monday, December 2, 2013. The meeting will take place at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) campus in Bethesda Maryland from 9:30am to 4:30pm EDT and will be webcast live.
At the meeting a timeline for the 2014 Advisory Council recommendations will be discussed, along with presentations related to the use of “big data” in addressing Alzheimer’s related issues.
For more information visit http://aspe.hhs.gov/daltcp/napa/#Dec2013Mtg
UPDATE: This meeting has been postponed due to the recent government shutdown.
The next meeting of the Advisory Council on Alzheimer’s Research, Care and Services is scheduled for Monday, October 28, 2013 from 9am to 5pm EDT and will be webcast live on http://www.hhs.gov/live.
The agenda for the meeting will include discussion of 2014 recommendations timeline, presentations on the role of “big data” in addressing Alzheimer’s research, subcommittee discussion of priorities and public comment.
Additional information is available at http://aspe.hhs.gov/daltcp/napa/#Oct2013Mtg