Alzheimer's research funding receives continued strong bipartisan support in House
Today, the House Appropriations Committee approved an additional $400 million increase for Alzheimer’s and dementia research for the fiscal year 2018 budget. If signed into law, this would be in addition to the $400 million increase signed into law in May for fiscal year 2017.
The Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer care, support and research. Our mission is to eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health. Our vision is a world without Alzheimer's. For more information, visit www.alz.org.