Senate Appropriations Committee renews commitment to Alzheimer's research funding
The Senate Appropriations Committee has approved an additional $414 million increase for Alzheimer’s and dementia research for the fiscal year 2018 budget. The Alzheimer’s Association, the Alzheimer’s Impact Movement (AIM) and our network of advocates applaud the Senate Appropriations Committee for approving this important funding increase.
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.