Local staffer gives updates from AAIC16

This week, more than 5,500 Alzheimer’s researchers and Alzheimer’s Association staff are in Toronto, Canada for the 2016 Alzheimer’s Association International Conference. More than 20 researchers from Southeast Florida are attending and nine are presenting. Also in attendance is one of our very own staff, Micheal Pearson who is the Vice President of Programs and Public Policy. Micheal has been sending updates from the event … Continue reading Local staffer gives updates from AAIC16

St. Anthony Catholic School students raise more than $1,000 for Alzheimer’s

When 7th grader Molly Jones was asked to think of a topic for an end of year service project at her school, she didn’t have to think long. Molly’s grandmother, a former principal of her school, was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s before Molly was born. She wanted to raise money for the cause and educate her classmates on the neuro-degenerative disease. She was surprised by all the … Continue reading St. Anthony Catholic School students raise more than $1,000 for Alzheimer’s