Pathways to Prevention: A Policy Discussion on Research & Treatments for Alzheimer's

Jun 23, 2016


Co-sponsored with The Hill newspaper, the Alzheimer’s Readiness Project hosted a panel discussion at the Newseum on innovations in Alzheimer’s research and how policymakers and the healthcare industry can collaborate on meeting the nation’s 2025 prevention goal. Featured speakers and panelists included: 

  • Senator Ed Markey (D-MA)
  • Senator Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV)
  • Ronald C. Petersen, Ph.D., M.D., Director, Mayo Alzheimer's Disease Research Center, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  • Lori Reilly, Executive Vice President for Policy & Research, PhRMA
  • Laurie Ryan, Ph.D., Chief, Dementias of Aging Branch & Program Director, Alzheimer's Disease Clinical Trials, National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health
  • William Theis, Ph.D., Senior Scientist in Residence, Alzheimer's Association
  • Dave Ricks, Preside of Lilly Bio-Medicines and Vice President, Eli Lilly and Company
  • Jill Lesser, President of WomenAgainstAlzheimer’s