Goal: cure brain disease Impac t • Provide funding for investigations: • Clinical Research Training Scholarships • Clinician Scientist Development Awards • Crowdfunding projects Cooperatio n • American Academy of Neurology: control all funded researches • American Brain Coalition – responsible for advocacy • Leading research organizations neurologists Resources: ABF, 2018a; ABF, 2018b
Health-Related Organization: Alzheimer’s Association About • Leading voluntary organization • Vision: world without Alzheimer’s disease • Mission: decrease the disease rate and prevent Alzheimer’s Impa ct • Care for dementia patients and support for caregivers • Financing the investigations on treatment and prevention • Advocacy at the state and federal level • Promote brain health Research • Funding for researchers • Global forum • 3 research journals • Advocate for increasing federal funding • Search for paricipants for clinical trials Resources: ABF, 2018a; ABF, 2018b
References Alzheimer's Association. (2018a). About . Retrieved from
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