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Measuring Impact of Education

AlzU.org is the first website designed to measure the impact of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) education. Education is one of the most powerful defenses against AD, and we offer the most cutting-edge information on AD prevention & treatment, brain-healthy nutrition & lifestyle choices, and caregiving.

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AlzU.org has been made possible through charitable donations from the public, grateful patients of our Alzheimer’s Prevention Clinic (Weill Cornell Memory Disorders Program), and an unrestricted educational research grant. We are indebted to all our supporters – from $5, $10, $50 and beyond, every $1 that is contributed will help us reach at least 5 people in need of AD education and support online, while also advancing AD education research.


2015 Supporter Spotlight:
The 2nd annual 'Memories for Mary' event took place in Tuscon, Arizona, founded by Mr. David Twardock in honor of his Mom. We are so appreciative of the gracious support of our Alzheimer's research program. Hosted at the Dove Mountain Golf Club and Resort, attendees and donors from all around the US have raised over $100,000 to date. We look forward to the 3rd annual event (Spring 2016).


AlzU.org Accomplishments:

April 2015: Surpassed 100,000 visitors; AlzU.org presented at 2015 American Academy of Neurology meeting; Discussion Forum goes live
March 2015: Featured on the NBC Today Show with Al Roker & Tamryn Hall, and collaboration with the U. of California - San Francisco
January 2015: Activities page goes live and collaborations made with the Alzheimer's Prevention Initiative and US Against Alzheimer's
November 2014: AlzU.org surpasses 40,000 visitors
September 2014: 'Alzheimer’s Prevention Education: If We Build It, Will They Come? AlzU.org' published in the Journal of Prevention of Alzheimer's disease
June 2014: AlzU.org surpasses 10,000 visitors
May 2014: Scientific article accepted for publication in the new Journal of the Prevention of Alzheimer’s Disease (JPAD)
April 2014: Beta-testing begins (Over 4,000 visitors)
March 2014: Collaborations established with Columbia, Mayo Clinic, Cleveland Clinic, Washington University, and Mount Sinai


AlzU.org Donor Wall of Recognition (coming soon)

For every donation of $5 or more, supporters will have the opportunity to be added to our AlzU.org Donor Wall. Donors may choose their preference of their own name(s) or as a tribute on behalf of a family member or friend. After donating online, please send an email to alzu (@) med.cornell.edu with your name(s) and/or the name(s) of the person who the donation was made in tribute to.

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