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18th International Conference on Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery


This annual Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) conference brings together academic and industry scientists intent on accelerating the development of innovative treatments for Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. The ADDF’s funded investigators and top level scientists in the field present on their current research progress and stimulate discussion. The conference offers ample opportunities for collaboration and partnering and ten Young Investigator Scholarships will be awarded. September 11-12, 2017 • Jersey City, NJ


SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION DEADLINE: July 14, 2017
DISCOUNTED ROOM RESERVATION DEADLINE: August 17, 2017
EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION DEADLINE: August 11, 2017

This annual Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) conference brings together academic and industry scientists intent on accelerating the development of innovative treatments for Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. The ADDF’s funded investigators and top level scientists in the field present on their current research progress and stimulate discussion. The conference offers ample opportunities for collaboration and partnering and ten Young Investigator Scholarships will be awarded.

EACH SCHOLARSHIP PROVIDES

1. Top 3 scholars will have the opportunity to have a 10-minute oral presentation
2. All scholars will receive a single conference registration
3. All scholars will receive an opportunity to present a research poster
4. All scholars will have name recognition in the program and website
5. All scholars will have an opportunity to record a poster presentation to be published electronically (see examples here)

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS
The applicant must be a graduate student or postdoctoral fellow. Postdoctoral applicants should have no more than four years of postdoctoral training. Physician-scientists are eligible to apply. The program has no geographic restrictions. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.
1. The applicant is required to submit an abstract of his/her research
2. The applicant is required to present the corresponding poster at the meeting
3. Accepted abstracts will be published as part of the conference book or the website For more information, please visit the ADDF’s conference http://http://www.worldeventsforum.com/addf/addrugdiscovery/ .or contact the Sara Classen, Assistant Director of Scientific Events directly at sclassen@alzdiscovery.org or 212-901-8009.