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Advisory Council February 2017 Meeting Agenda

February 3, 2017
9:00 am - 4:30 pm (Eastern Time)
Streamed live --

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
200 Independence Avenue, S.W.
Great Hall, H.H. Humphrey Building
Washington, DC 20201

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9:00 am - 9:15 am
Welcome and Charge for the Meeting
Ron Petersen, Chair
Morning Session
Clinical Trials in Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias: Recruitment Challenges
9:15 am - 9:30 am
Ronald Petersen
9:30 am - 9:45 am
FDA Perspective
Billy Dunn (FDA)
9:45 am - 10:00 am
NIA Perspective
Laurie Ryan (NIA)
10:00 am - 10:15 am
Alzheimer's Patient and Caregiver-Powered Research Network
Rachel Nosheny (University of California, San Francisco)
10:15 am - 10:30 am
BAI's Alzheimer's Prevention Registry and GeneMatch Program
Jessica Langbaum (Banner Phoenix)
10:30 am - 10:45 am
Global Alzheimer's Platform (GAP)
George Vradenburg (UsAgainst Alzheimer's)
10:45 am - 11:00 am
Alzheimer's Association TrialMatch
Keith Fargo (Alzheimer's Association
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Panel Discussion
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Public Comments
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Care Summit Update
Katie Maslow
Laura Gitlin

2:30 pm - 3:00 pm
2016 ADRD Milestones
Roderick Corriveau
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm  
Federal Workgroup Updates
Erin Long
Shari Ling
Richard Hodes
3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
2017 Recommendations
Rohini Khillan
4:00 pm

February 3, 2017 -- Advisory Council Meeting #23

The meeting was held on Friday, February 3, 2017, in Washington, DC. The theme of this Advisory Council meeting was clinical trials for Alzheimer's disease and related dementias and recruitment challenges. Additional afternoon presentations included updates on progress towards a Care and Services Summit, federal workgroup updates, and preparation for the Advisory Council's 2017 Recommendations, due in April 2017. Material available from this meeting is listed below and is also available at

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General Information




Presentation Slides



  • Welcome thru Perspectives -- [Video]

  • Rachel, Jessica, George Presentations -- [Video]

  • Keith Presentation and Panel Discussion -- [Video]

  • Public Comments -- [Video]

  • Care Summit and Milestones -- [Video]

  • Federal Workgroups and Adjourn -- [Video]