The Future of Alzheimer's: Breakthroughs and Challenges

Date: Wednesday, May 14, 2008 Time: 10:30 AM Location: Dirksen 106

Member Statements

  1. Senator Herb Kohl D (WI)
  2. Senator Gordon H. Smith R (OR)

Witnesses

  1. Honorable Sandra Day O'Connor
    Former Supreme Court Justice
    Member of the Alzheimer's Study Group
    Washington , DC
  2. Honorable Newt Gingrich
    Former Speaker of the House of Representatives
    Co-Chair, Alzheimer's Study Group
    Washington , DC
  3. Charles Jackson
    Alzheimer's patient
    Albany , OR
  4. Suzanne Carabone
    Alzheimer's patient caregiver
    Silver Spring , MD
  5. Rudi Tanzi, Ph.D.
    Director of Generics and Aging Research Unit, Massachusetts General Institute for Neurodegenerative Diseases
    Professor of Neurology, Harvard University
    Hull , MA