Phil Cronin to speak on nonprofits & advocacy

Phil Cronin, President of Francis, Edward & Cronin, Inc will offer a talk on Advocacy, Lobbying, & Nonprofits to the Mobile Health Clinics Forum.  This event takes place in Palm Springs, CA on October 4, 2011.  For more information about the event: http://www.mobilehealthclinicsnetwork.org/F11_Announcement.htm

And check back after the event for the presentation that Mr. Cronin made at the Forum.

Here is an Acrobat copy of the presentation Mr. Cronin made yesterday.

MHCN Advocacy Presentation

First Meeting of the National Alzheimer’s Advisory Council

The first meeting of the Advisory Council on Alzheimer’s Research, Care, and Services will be held Tuesday, September 27th from 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM at the Administration on Aging in Washington, DC.

This council is a result of the National Alzheimer’s Act Project Act being signed into law in January by President Obama.  The council will develop a national strategy to address the burden of Alzheimer’s disease on patients, families, caregivers, and the country.

The public can attend this meeting, or view it through teleconference.

For more information, visit: http://aspe.hhs.gov/daltcp/napa/#Meetings

Cure Alzheimer’s Fund to host research symposium

Taking Control of Alzheimer’s Through Research

 Tuesday, October 18 2011

Mandarin Oriental, Boston, MA

3:30 – 4:00 PM Registration
4:00 – 5:30 PM Scientific Session
Light Refreshments Served

 Presenters

MODERATOR:

Robert Bazell, Chief Science & Health Correspondent, NBC News

 Panel

Rudolph Tanzi, Ph.D., Harvard Medical School/Massachusetts General Hospital; Chair, CAF Research Consortium

Robert Moir, Ph.D. Harvard Medical School/Massachusetts General Hospital

David Shenk, Author of the national bestseller The Forgetting, Alzheimer’s: Portrait of an Epidemic

 On display

An exhibition from ARTZ: Artists for Alzheimer’s®, an initiative of the I’M STILL HERE Foundation

Admission to this event is free, but registration is required.  Visit http://www.CureAlzfund.org to register