The Fight Against Alzheimer’s Disease: Are We on Track to a Treatment by 2025

Date: Wednesday, March 25, 2015 Time: 02:15 PM Location: Senate Dirksen Office Building 106

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Member Statements

  1. Senator Claire McCaskill D (MO)

Witnesses

  1. B Smith
    and her husband, Dan Gasby
    Former model, Restaurateur, Retailer, Author and Actor who has been diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease
  2. Richard J. Hodes, M.D
    Director
    National Institute on Aging at the National Institutes of Health
  3. Ronald Petersen, Ph.D., M.D
    Professor of Neurology , Director and Chair
    Cora Kanow Professor of Alzheimer’s Disease Research, Mayo Clinic Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center and Advisory Council on Alzheimer’s Research, Care, and Services
  4. Kimberly Stemley
    Caregiver and Chief Financial Officer
    Rx Outreach
  5. Heidi R. Weirman, M.D.
    Division Director of Geriatrics and Medical Director
    Maine Medical Center and Elder Care Services, MaineHealth