The Alzheimer's Association is committed to accelerating the global effort to eliminate Alzheimer's disease. We are the largest nonprofit funder of Alzheimer's research. We believe in the value of collaboration and are a catalyst toward the time when we will have disease-modifying treatments, preventive strategies and gold-standard care for all people affected by Alzheimer's disease.
We connect with scientific, academic, government and industry thought-leaders and key stakeholders worldwide. You can learn more about the global effort to defeat Alzheimer’s Disease by visiting these sites:
Locally, extraordinary San Diego researchers are advancing our knowledge.
To learn more about the amazing work going on in our own backyard, visit the Shiley Marcos Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center at UC San Diego.
Clinical trials are the engine that powers medical progress. Through clinical trials, researchers test new ways to detect, treat and prevent Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. To learn more about clinical trials, and the Alzheimer's Association TrialMatch™, a free service, visit Trialmatch.