General Information

This Summit addresses special research priorities for Alzheimer’s disease-related dementias, including frontotemporal dementia (FTD), Lewy body, mixed, and vascular dementias. Organized by the NINDS, the Summit is held in response to Action Number 1.A.6 of the National Plan to Address Alzheimer’s Disease: 2017 Update.

The goal of the 2019 Summit is to review and assess the progress on the research recommendations developed by the 2013 and 2016 ADRD Summits, refine and add new recommendations based on recent scientific discoveries, solicit input from diverse stakeholders, including the public, and update priorities and timelines for addressing the Alzheimer’s disease-related dementias. 

For information on the 2016 Summit visit the NINDS Alzheimer's Disease-Related Dementias Summit 2016 Proceedings webpage

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