Posted: Feb. 13, 2013
Cure Alzheimer’s Fund is grateful to President Obama for the Administration’s continued commitment to curing Alzheimer’s disease. With the implementation of the first ever National Plan To End Alzheimer’s Disease, to which Cure Alzheimer’s Fund was a contributor, and his specific targeting of the disease last night in the State of the Union address, President Obama has highlighted a national resolve to defeat this disease.
Posted: Feb. 4, 2013
Cure Alzheimer’s Fund has been awarded the highest rating for sound fiscal management and commitment to accountability and transparency by Charity Navigator, the country’s largest and most-utilized independent evaluator of charities.
Posted: Jan. 29, 2013
Cure Alzheimer's Fund (CAF) welcomes two new Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) members: Marc Tessier-Lavigne, Ph.D., president of The Rockefeller University, and former CAF Research Consortium member Robert C. Malenka, M.D., Ph.D., of Stanford University.
Posted: Jan. 23, 2013
Meet Dr. Giuseppina Tesco, Cure Alzheimer’s Funded researcher, and assistant professor of neuroscience, Alzheimer’s Disease Research Laboratory, Department of Neuroscience, Tufts University School of Medicine.
Posted: Dec. 23, 2012
When Gerry Nogelo of Vero Beach, Fla., turned 70 on Nov. 8, 2012, she only had one wish—to find a cure for Alzheimer’s disease. So she mailed more than 40 letters to her friends and family asking them to make a donation to Cure Alzheimer’s Fund in honor of her birthday. She wrote:
Posted: Dec. 13, 2012
A Pittsburgh philanthropist and retired Mellon exec thinks so. In 1988, Jeffrey L. Morby left American Express to join the management team tapped to rescue the nearly bankrupt Mellon Bank. After helping turn Mellon around, he retired at 59, but Morby has hardly been wiling away the time.
Posted: Dec. 12, 2012
When Maggie Campbell’s mother-in-law, Nancy Drapeau, was diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease last summer at age 59, Campbell decided she wanted to do something to help. Originally from Omaha, Neb., Campbell is a bookbinder and letterpress printer in Brooklyn, N.Y.
Posted: Dec. 5, 2012
From our 2011 Annual Report.
On behalf of the Board of Directors and the Research Consortium, we want to thank all the donors, researchers and academic institutional partners supporting Cure Alzheimer’s Fund research for your help in making 2011 such a successful science year. Guided by leading scientists in the field, Cure Alzheimer’s Fund-supported research continues to make breakthrough progress toward our goal of eradicating Alzheimer’s disease.
Posted: Nov. 15, 2012
Rudy Tanzi, Chair, Cure Alzheimer's Fund Research Consortium comments here on the AP article appearing on this topic today:
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