Satcher Health Leadership Institute Founding Director Dr. David Satcher was officially announced as a new member of the UsAgainstAlzheimer’s (UsA2) Board of Directors, where he will add his voice and influence to a movement calling for urgency and action to defeat a disease that is the third leading cause of death In the United States.

Satcher, who is currently Senior Advisor for the Satcher Health Leadership Institute at the Morehouse School of Medicine, will be an integral part of shaping UsAgainstAlzheimer’s work to increase investment in Alzheimer’s research, creating a more robust and faster clinical trial infrastructure and addressing the disproportionate effect of Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias on communities of color. Read more about his appointment HERE.