Image of Alzheimer

Alzheimer's Association

The Alzheimer's Association, incorporated on April 10, 1980 as the Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Association, Inc., is a non-profit American voluntary health organization which focuses on care, support and research for Alzheimer's disease. Based out of Chicago, Illinois, the Alzheimer's Association is the largest non-profit funder of Alzheimer's disease research. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Alzheimer's Association has hosted 3 events in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was a 1999 Speech. The year with the most events was 2000 with two events. The year with the highest average number of views per video was 2000 with an average of 108 views per video.

Recent Programs

  • Program Image

    Alzheimer Disease Caregivers

    The World Alzheimer Congress hosted a dinner to promote greater public awareness of Alzheimer’s disease. Maureen Reagan…

  • Program Image

    Alzheimer's Research

    Experts talked to reporters about a recent meeting of the World Alzheimer’s Congress at which new research breakthroughs and…

  • Program Image

    American Health Care System

    Reverend Jesse Jackson talked about the American health care system, saying that it needed to spend more on research in chronic…

See all programs

People

    See all Alzheimer's Association people