03 Mar Neurology on the Hill 2017
Dr. Nicole Absar was in Washington, D.C. on February 27-28, 2017 for “Neurology on the Hill” to represent Maryland Neurology colleagues on Capitol Hill. The purpose of this event was to bring attention to various neurological issues to the House of Congress.
Neurology on the Hill: 2017 Focus
This year the focus of Neurology on the Hill was on the role of Tele-medicine and Medicare reimbursement in neurological diseases, including stroke, in addition to BRAIN initiative research, which was initiated by President Obama in 2013 to conduct research on finding a cure for neurological illnesses, including Alzheimer’s disease. Dr. Nicole Absar is hopeful and remains optimistic in finding a future cure for many neurological illnesses, including anti-amyloid therapy for Alzheimer’s disease!