"From polio to cancer and from heart disease to HIV/AIDS, we see that a commitment to research investment and targeted innovation on high-cost diseases is a proven deficit reduction strategy,'' said Vradenburg.

Created earlier this year as part of the American Tax Relief Act, this commission is responsible for developing a plan to establish, implement, and finance a comprehensive set of long-term care services for seniors and people with disabilities. Read more »

ResearchersAgainstAlzheimer’s today urged Congress to prevent devastating cuts – set to go into effect on March 1 – that would decimate funding for Alzheimer’s research. Read their letter and ad published in Roll Call on Capitol Hill.

Recently, the star of Les Misérables told the media that his dad has Alzheimer's. Join us to thank Hugh Jackman for putting a spotlight on this disease.

George Vradenburg discusses threat posed by looming, drastic cuts to medical research with Reuters. Read more here »


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