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Advisory Council January 2021 Meeting Agenda


Advisory Council on Alzheimer's Research, Care, and Services

January 25, 2021
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm (Eastern Standard Time)
Streamed live --

Printer Friendly Version in PDF Format (2 PDF pages)

1:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Welcome and Charge for Meeting
Allan Levey, MD, PhD, and Katie Brandt, MM
Advisory Council Co-Chairs


Introduction of Research Presentations
Brad Hyman, MD


PANEL 1: COVID-19 and Dementia

1:15 pm - 1:30 pm

Impact of COVID on Medicare Fee-for Service Beneficiaries with Dementia
Helen Lamont, PhD

1:30 pm - 1:40 pm

Remarks from Dr. Anthony Fauci

1:40 pm - 1:55 pm

COVID-19 Vaccine Implementation
Georgina Peacock, MD, MPH, FAAP

1:55 pm - 2:00 pm

Q & A


PANEL 2: Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Dementia Research

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Dementia Research
Jennifer Manly, PhD

2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

NIA Efforts to Enroll Racial and Ethnic Minorities Dementia Research
Holly Massett, PhD


PANEL 3: Advances in Identifying Biomarkers and Implications for Care

3:00 pm - 3:15 pm

Nomenclature Initiative Update
Ron Petersen, MD, PhD

3:15 pm - 3:45 pm

Update on Blood Based Biomarkers for Alzheimer’s Disease
David Holtzman, MD

3:45 pm - 4:00 pm

Update on Risk Reduction Subcommittee
Lisa McGuire, PhD

4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Public Comments

4:30 PM

Concluding Remarks and Adjourn
Allan Levey and Katie Brandt