The Healthy Brain initiative: Public Health Road Map for State & National Partnerships
with Jan Mueller, Vice President, Alzheimer’s Association MN/ND
The Alzheimer’s Association and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Healthy Aging Program have developed a road map to advance cognitive health as a vital, integral component of public health. Jan Mueller will outline a series of steps that state and local public health agencies can take to promote cognitive functioning, address cognitive impairment and meet the needs of care partners.
Jan Mueller is Vice President for Government Affairs at the Alzheimer’s Association MN/ND, where she has worked since 2008.
Jan is the designated lobbyist for Alzheimer’s Association public policy effort in both MN and ND, and serves on the national Alzheimer’s Association Public Policy Advisory Council. She leads the Healthy Brain Initiative, a joint effort of the CDC and the Alzheimer’s Association.