AFTD News: Fall 2018, Vol. 15, Issue 3



In this issue: World FTD Awareness Week 2018 Observed Around the Globe; Hope Rising 2018 Draws Record Crowd to Show Support for AFTD’s Mission; Spotlight on… David Pfeifer, AFTD Board of Directors; Congress Increases Funding for NIH Dementia Research in FY19 Budget; Next AFTD Webinar to Focus on PPA; AFTD to Sponsor 2019 Alzheimer’s Disease-Related Dementias Summit; AFTD Adds Staff Writer; Supporting Families from the Beginning; Penn FTD Center Scientist Receives AFTD’s First Pilot Grant for Nonpharmacological Research; FTD and AFTD Now Included in Federal Research Portfolio; Donations Honor Loved Ones; Alector Receives Orphan Drug Designation for FTD Therapy; Giving a Hand to Our Helping Hands!; Creating “Hotspots” of Engagement Across the U.S.; Food for Thought; and the AFTD-Team.

LINK: AFTD News Fall 2018