Again, we encourage individuals and organizations to comment on the Draft Plan. Comments should be send to NAPA@hhs.gov by March 30th. We also would appreciate any comments you would like to share to inform the next round of APA comments, please send to me by March 9th.
Here are some key links related to this issue:
Home Page of the National Alzheimer's Project Act (NAPA)
Draft National Plan to Address Alzheimer's Disease (February 22, 2012)
Background and Description: Alzheimer's Disease Research Summit 2012
Registration Form for Alzheimer's Disease Research Summit 2012
American Psychological Association comments on the Draft Framework for the National Plan to address Alzheimer's Disease (January 26, 2012)
January 2012 Meeting Summary of the Advisory Council on Alzheimer's Research, Care, and Services
Public Comments received by NAPA during December and January (includes APA and individual psychologists)
Psychological Science Agenda article, "APA responds to first draft of National Framework for Alzheimer's Disease"
APA Webinar: "New Guidelines on Alzheimer's - How Will Research and practice be affected"
APA Guidelines for the Evaluation of Dementia and Age Related Cognitive Change
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