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New NIH Grant Merges 2 Ongoing Studies into ALLFTD Program

Consortium targets frontotemporal lobar degeneration research.

An integrated North American research consortium has been created by merging two ongoing studies to...more >


AFTD & Target ALS partner to find treatments & biomarkers for FTD & ALS

New $5 million grant-making initiative seeks to foster collaboration between scientists from academia and the pharma/biotech industry.

The Association for Frontotemporal...more >


PSP Conference in Montreal, Canada: October 19, 2019

The second annual progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP) event in Montreal, Canada, will be on Saturday, October 19, 2019, from 10:00 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. at Centre de recherche du CHUM (CRCHUM)....more >


Virginia Man-Yee Lee, PhD, Awarded Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences

Virginia Man-Yee Lee, Ph.D., a neuropathologist at the University of Pennsylvania, is the 2020 recipient of the Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences for her lifetime work in understanding how...more >


Caring4Caregivers Study: Enrollment Deadline October 9, 2019

Researchers are inviting unpaid dementia caregivers to participate in a month-long study to evaluate a new mobile program to support caregiver well-being. 

Eligible caregivers must...more >