Making Sense of Alzheimer’s is a creative space for people to understand the past, present and future of Alzheimer’s disease. It is an evolving forum, a gallery of ideas, a museum without walls.

Solving the Equation: Public Health in West Philadelphia - Tobi Akindoju was always going to help people. What is always changing, however, is how.
The One I Know: Remembering Chopin - We’re inviting you to share your favorite memories of an older adult with memory problems. We encourage participants to share photos, videos or audio recordings to help tell the story.
Promoting cognitive health, Surgeon General asks nation to #StepItUp - “The simple act of walking has the power to transform your health, and it begins with a single step.”
Living Positively with Mild Cognitive Impairment - Toni Hamilton discusses her diagnosis of Mild Cognitive Impairment with Jason Karlawish, M.D.
The Struggle for Peace of Mind - The Struggle for Peace of Mind by Colleen Davis. Using meditation to ease emotional burdens.
Twitch - Writer Deborah Fries reads her poem Twitch.
Laughing with Dugald - Dramatists know the value of comic relief in the tragedy of life. Perhaps one man's own sense of humor is helping him to live with Alzheimer's.
Jonatha Brooke: Making Sense of Alzheimer’s Through a Musical Play - A conversation with singer Jonatha Brooke and how she made sense of Alzheimer’s disease through her musical play, "My Mother has Four Noses."
Portraits of Caregivers - Photographer Raymond W. Holman, Jr. captures the sometimes forgotten figures in the battle against Alzheimer’s disease dementia.
Tangles - A daughter's honest graphic memoir of her mother's descent into dementia.
Elizabeth Kadetsky: Making Sense of Memory -  Deborah Fries speaks with writer Elizabeth Kadetsky about memory and complex family relationships.
Still We Dance: Artist Charles M. Williams - Charles M. Williams combines his art with “the possibility of the ‘long good-bye’ that is Alzheimer’s.”
Love Grows (Where My Rosemary Goes) - For a woman whose memory seems to have faded, the pages of a yearbook spark remembrance.
Should We Still Read ‘Still Alice’? - Jason Karlawish,MD explains why 'Still Alice' is not the right story to help us understand Alzheimer’s disease.
Broken: Alzheimer’s Through the Eyes of Teenage Artists - Two teenage artists explore what Alzheimer's disease means to them.
Stitching a Story - UK artist Ruth Blackford uses "stitched illustration" to convey meaning around her mother's Alzheimer's.
Building the Great Wall of China … one brick at a time - Alzheimer’s disease researcher Dr. John Trojanowksi talks about why he got into the field — even after his peers and his family said it was a mistake.
The Beginning Stages of Goodbye - Artist Alexandria Levin reflects on a cross-country train trip she took to help her mother, who has dementia, move into the final stages of her life.
Making Sense of Alzheimer’s …  A Student’s Perspective - A college student asks questions about Alzheimer’s disease to try and understand the complexity of the disease.
Millennials Take Action: Designing to Preserve Dignity for Persons with Dementia - Creative young adults design innovations aimed at improving quality of life of patients and caregivers.
History of Alzheimer’s Research - A walk through important dates in Alzheimer's disease research history.
IOM Report on Cognitive Aging - The IOM Report on Cognitive Aging
The Thickened Liquid Challenge - A palliative care physician starts a dialogue about the use of thickened liquids for patients with dementia.
Matthias Hollwich: Design that Embraces the Aging Process - Architect Matthias Hollwich is on a mission to change how we view the aging process.
Hilarity for Charity Joins Fight Against Alzheimer’s Disease - Hilarity for Charity joins fight against Alzheimer’s disease.
The Alzheimer Conundrum: Entanglements of Dementia and Aging - Listen to Jason Karlawish's review of Margaret Lock's book "The Alzheimer Conundrum."
Choreographing a Dance - A college student choreographs a dance thesis that connects movement and the workings of the impaired mind.
Beyond Forgetting: Poetry and Prose about Alzheimer’s Disease - Poet Holly Hughes hopes her collection of poetry and prose about Alzheimer’s will help those whose lives had been touched by the disease.
A Conversation in the Heartland: Living with Alzheimer’s in Community - A Conversation in the Heartland by Deborah Fries. Living with Alzheimer's in Community.
Beyond the Face of Alzheimer’s -  “Beyond the Face of Alzheimer’s"  - an intimate portrait of Alzheimer’s and related dementias.