The study is inviting submissions of commentaries ofup to 1,000 wordsfrom individuals with Alzheimer's or other dementias and those who are or have served as care partners to those with dementia. Submissions may touch on any or all of the following topics:
experiences and challenges related to the diagnostic process,
support services for both individuals with dementia and care partners,
communication with medical providers,
how living with dementia or caregiving responsibilities has affected your employment and engagement in social activities and hobbies, and
how communities might better support those affected by Alzheimer's disease and other dementias.
Note:Submissions should not include any potentially personally identifying information, such as names, contact information, or names of medical or service providers. NASEM is unable to accept submissions that include personally identifiable information.
To submit, send in a Word or PDF via the study's submissions webpage by Monday,April20.(Scroll to bottom of page for online form)