National Alzheimer's Strategic Plan

The Alzheimer’s Study Group (ASG) released their final report, the National Alzheimer’s Strategic Plan, to assess the adequacy… read more

The Alzheimer’s Study Group (ASG) released their final report, the National Alzheimer’s Strategic Plan, to assess the adequacy of current efforts to combat Alzheimer’s disease and to recommend strategies to combat the disease. Witnesses testified about support for research, translating research breakthroughs into treatment, ensuring quality care, and supporting families. California first lady Maria Shriver talked about her experience as a caregiver for her father. She also discussed several advocacy projects, including her childrens book on Alzheimer’s disease, What’s Happening to Grandpa?, and an upcoming HBO series, “The Alzheimer’s Project.” Larry Butcher talked about his experience as a caregiver for his wife, and presented Alzheimer’s Community Care as a patient care model. close

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National Alzheimer's Strategic Plan

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Program ID:
284849-1
Category:
Senate Committee
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 25, 2009
Last Aired:
Aug 13, 2009

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