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Leaders Engaged on Alzheimer’s Disease (LEAD Coalition) is a diverse and growing national coalition of more than 90 member organizations committed to stopping Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia, including vascular disease, Lewy body dementia, and frontotemporal degeneration. The coalition works collaboratively to focus the nation’s attention on accelerating transformational progress in: (1) care and support to enrich the quality of life of those with dementia and their caregivers; (2) detection and diagnosis; and (3) research leading to prevention, effective treatment, and eventual cures.

LEAD Coalition members include patient advocacy organizations and health non-profits, philanthropies and foundations, trade and professional associations, academic research and clinical institutions, home and residential care providers, and biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies. Co-convened by UsAgainstAlzheimer’s and Volunteers of America, member organizations and other experts guide our work by providing critical input into the issues that affect individuals and families who are living with Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia.


LEAD Coalition February 21, 2018 News

Posted on: February 21, 2018 4:20 pm

Accelerating Cognitive Impairment Assessment and Advanced Diagnostics

Posted on: February 12, 2018 1:54 pm

LEAD Coalition February 7, 2018 News

Posted on: February 7, 2018 3:08 pm

LEAD Coalition January 19, 2018 News

Posted on: January 19, 2018 4:27 pm

My Five Wishes for the Tough Conversation about Advance Directives

Posted on: January 8, 2018 12:02 pm

LEAD Coalition News: Dec. 20, 2017

Posted on: December 20, 2017 11:10 am

New Issue Brief Looks at Medicaid and Dementia: Shows Vital Role for Millions of Americans

Posted on: December 20, 2017 11:06 am