Toward Health Equity | Oct. 30-31, 2023 | San Antonio, TX and Online

Connect and Collaborate on Health Equity Related to Alzheimer’s and All Dementias

Alzheimer’s Association International Conference Advancements: Toward Health Equity in Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias is being hosted to support vital health equity in Alzheimer’s research and drive collaboration across the dementia science field among early career researchers and experienced investigators.

Toward Health Equity in ADRD — previously called Addressing Health Disparities — will be the third conference planned and hosted in partnership with the National Institute on Aging (NIA). The 2023 event will explore inequities in prevention, diagnosis and treatment of Alzheimer’s and related dementias. The event will also provide a vital platform for discussion, networking and mentorship opportunities among early career and senior investigators.

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Research Themes

Alzheimer’s and dementia researchers were invited to submit an abstract for a poster presentation on the following research themes within the NIA Health Disparities Research Framework:

  • Behavioral factors.
  • Biological factors.
  • Environmental factors.
  • Sociocultural factors.

Hotel Accommodations

For your convenience, a block of rooms has been held at The Westin Riverwalk, San Antonio until Friday, Oct. 6, based on availability. Single and double occupancy room rates are $239 per night plus tax. A credit card is required to hold the reservation. Please note, all attendees will be responsible for their own hotel charges. Attendees, book your hotel today.

Invited speakers who are attending the conference in person will be sent accommodation instructions separately. If you have any questions about accommodations, please contact Mary Kate Raminski at


For sponsorship opportunities, please contact Tommy Morris, Senior Director of Corporate Initiatives, at


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Conference Details

Dates: Oct. 30-31, 2023
Location: The Westin Riverwalk in San Antonio, Texas and online
Cost: Free of charge

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Call for Abstracts

Abstract submission has closed.

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