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H.R.1897 Alzheimer's Breakthrough Act of 2011, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: May 23, 2011 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.

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    • Alzheimer's Association East Central Iowa Chapter announces ... - April 16, 2012 by Ashley Shaw, Alzheimer's Association East Central Iowa Chapter - Both representatives have supported both the Alzheimer's Breakthrough Act (H.R. 1897) and Health Outcomes, Planning and Education (HOPE) for Alzheimer's Act. Each of them also participated in nationwide input sessions ...

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      As noted by Ashley Shaw, Alzheimer's Association East Central Iowa Chapter on April 16, 2012, "Both representatives have supported both the Alzheimer's Breakthrough Act (H.R. 1897) and Health Outcomes, Planning and Education (HOPE) for Alzheimer's Act. Each of them also participated in nationwide input sessions ..." (/url?q=http://easterniowahealth.com/2012/04/16/alzheimers-association-east-central-iowa-chapter-announces-mission-awards-recipients/&sa=U&ei=ISHeT4KIOq746QH1_dDECw&ved=0CCwQmAEwBA&usg=AFQjCNGBjofvU7q_C2tdgR99hSafvEtouw)
    • Alzheimer's Association East Central Iowa Chapter announces ... - April 16, 2012 by Ashley Shaw, Alzheimer's Association East Central Iowa Chapter - Both representatives have supported both the Alzheimer's Breakthrough Act (H.R. 1897) and Health Outcomes, Planning and Education (HOPE) for Alzheimer's Act. Each of them also participated in nationwide input sessions ...

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      As noted by Ashley Shaw, Alzheimer's Association East Central Iowa Chapter on April 16, 2012, "Both representatives have supported both the Alzheimer's Breakthrough Act (H.R. 1897) and Health Outcomes, Planning and Education (HOPE) for Alzheimer's Act. Each of them also participated in nationwide input sessions ..." (/url?q=http://easterniowahealth.com/2012/04/16/alzheimers-association-east-central-iowa-chapter-announces-mission-awards-recipients/&sa=U&ei=sd_cT_HbD-mC2wX0-dSoDQ&ved=0CCwQmAEwBA&usg=AFQjCNFinLL3jsIIMiH-9iX18cC25x94_w)
    • Alzheimer's Association East Central Iowa Chapter announces ... - April 16, 2012 by Ashley Shaw, Alzheimer's Association East Central Iowa Chapter - Both representatives have supported both the Alzheimer's Breakthrough Act (H.R. 1897) and Health Outcomes, Planning and Education (HOPE) for Alzheimer's Act. Each of them also participated in nationwide input sessions ...

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      As noted by Ashley Shaw, Alzheimer's Association East Central Iowa Chapter on April 16, 2012, "Both representatives have supported both the Alzheimer's Breakthrough Act (H.R. 1897) and Health Outcomes, Planning and Education (HOPE) for Alzheimer's Act. Each of them also participated in nationwide input sessions ..." (/url?q=http://easterniowahealth.com/2012/04/16/alzheimers-association-east-central-iowa-chapter-announces-mission-awards-recipients/&sa=U&ei=U5jbT9yJN4u02AWzlOnbCA&ved=0CCsQmAEwBA&usg=AFQjCNESLrM-26cceEAYF9nemLVC94syHw)

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    • Alzheimer’s care - May 16, 2012 by Salt Lake Tribune - ...Health Outcomes, Planning, and Education (HOPE) for Alzheimer’s Act (S.738/H.R.1386) and the Alzheimer’s Breakthrough Act (H.R.1897). The need for action is immediate and critical. Al Smith Salt Lake City Copyright 2012 The Salt Lake Tribune. All ri

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      As noted by Salt Lake Tribune on May 16, 2012, "...Health Outcomes, Planning, and Education (HOPE) for Alzheimer’s Act (S.738/H.R.1386) and the Alzheimer’s Breakthrough Act (H.R.1897). The need for action is immediate and critical. Al Smith Salt Lake City Copyright 2012 The Salt Lake Tribune. All ri" (http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/54089976-82/alzheimer-act-care-alz.html.csp)
    • Alzheimer's legislation needs support - December 09, 2011 by Coloradoan - HR1897 is an effort to amend the Public Health Service Act to require a federal commitment to Alzheimer's disease research. This bill would open the door to the National Institutes of Health developing a research plan to seek a cure and expedite ...

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      As noted by Coloradoan on December 09, 2011, "HR1897 is an effort to amend the Public Health Service Act to require a federal commitment to Alzheimer's disease research. This bill would open the door to the National Institutes of Health developing a research plan to seek a cure and expedite ..." (http://www.coloradoan.com/article/20111209/OPINION01/112090318/Alzheimer-s-legislation-needs-support)
    • Strive for cure - November 30, 2011 by LJWORLD - But there is hope. H.R. 1897, the Alzheimer’s Breakthrough Act, would provide additional funding for research to find a cure. We should all encourage Rep. Lynn Jenkins to co-sign this bill. Since you started to read this letter, two people ...

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      As noted by LJWORLD on November 30, 2011, "But there is hope. H.R. 1897, the Alzheimer’s Breakthrough Act, would provide additional funding for research to find a cure. We should all encourage Rep. Lynn Jenkins to co-sign this bill. Since you started to read this letter, two people ..." (http://www2.ljworld.com/news/2011/nov/30/strive-cure/?opinion)
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