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Advisory Council January 2020 Meeting Agenda


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

January 27, 2020
9:30 am - 5:00 pm (Eastern Time)
Streamed live --

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
200 Independence Avenue, S.W.
Room 800, H.H. Humphrey Building
Washington, DC 20201

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9:30 AM - 9:45 AM
Welcome and Charge for Meeting

Allan Levey and Katie Brandt

  Epidemiology/Research Sessions
Organized by Bradley Hyman, MD, PhD, Research Subcommittee Chair
9:45 AM - 12:15 PM

What is EPIDEMIOLOGY, and What Does it Offer for Understanding, Treating, and Preventing Alzheimer's?
Deborah Blacker, Harvard University

Tracking the Burden of Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia in the United States: The Health and Retirement Study (HRS)
Kenneth Langa, MD, PhD, University of Michigan

Modifiable Risk Factors for Dementia Prevention
Kristine Yaffe, MD, University of California, San Francisco

12:15 PM - 1:15 PM
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM
Public Comments
1:45 PM - 2:00 PM
Congressional Update

Rob Egge

2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
NINDS Update and ADRD Summit 2019 Report

Roderick Corriveau, PhD

2:45 PM - 3:15 PM
Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs Peer Reviewed Alzheimer's Research Program Overview

Anthony Pacifico, PhD

3:15 PM - 4:15 PM
Federal Agency Updates
4:15 PM
Concluding Remarks and Adjourn

Allan Levey and Katie Brandt