Posted: Sep. 30, 2013
Charlie Collier is a former senior philanthropic advisor for Harvard University and author of the groundbreaking book Wealth in Families. In 2008, at age 60 he was diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer's disease. Since then, Charlie has devoted himself to speaking out about his condition, and encouraging others to do the same. "I am trying to get people to talk and ask me hard questions," he says.
Posted: Jun. 18, 2013
Research uncovering 12 new gene variations connected to the cause of the early-onset familial form of Alzheimer’s disease (EO-FAD), which generally strikes before the age of 65, is being published in the journal Molecular Psychiatry.
Date: Sunday, June 9, 2013
5K Race Start: 9:00 am; Fun Run/Walk to follow 5K
Location: White Oak Park
Branchburg, New Jersey
The Branchburg Race Against Alzheimer’s was held in Branchburg, N.J., on Sunday, June 9. The 5K run and 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk welcomed individuals and families, and all proceeds raised from the event—nearly $55,000—went directly to Cure Alzheimer’s Fund in hopes of finding a cure.
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