Tenth Annual
Fall Symposium & Luncheon

Tenth Annual Fall Symposium & Luncheon

The Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation celebrated ten years of its Annual Fall Symposium and Luncheon “Hope on the Horizon,” which has raised nearly $10 million for Alzheimer’s research over the past decade.

Hosted by ADDF Co-Founder and Co-Chairmen Ronald S. Lauder with board members Bonnie Pfeifer Evans and Alice Shure, this year’s event honored Pamela J. Newman, CEO of PNJ Strategies with the Charles Evans Award.

The Symposium Repurposing Drugs for Alzheimer’s Disease preceded the luncheon and featured a panel of renowned scientists led by Howard Fillit, MD.

Krista L. Lanctôt, PhD, Sunnybrook Research Institute
Dawn C. Matthews, ADM Diagnostics
Ana Pereira, MD, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

November 1, 2019

10:30 am | Symposium

12:00 pm | Luncheon


The Pierre
2 East 61st Street
New York, NY


Honorary Chairs

Bonnie Pfeifer Evans
Alice Shure


Host Committee

Steve Acunto
Carol Seabrook Boulanger
Gerry Brown
John Catsimatidis
Anla Cheng
Mitchell D. Eichen
Phebe Farrow Port
Jennifer Fearon
Diane Finnerty
Stan Galanski
Susan Gutfreund
Charlene Haroche
Christopher Johnson

Event Co-Chairs

Sharon T. Sager, CIMA
David R. Weinreb


Host Committee, contd.

Elizabeth R. Kabler
Alice Kane
Mitchell Kaneff
Amie and Louis Kreisberg
Gary M. Lauder
Bonnie Englebardt Lautenberg
Julie Medler
Justin Meltzer
Istvan Nadas
Tom Scanlan
Hadley and John Scully
Stephen Toma
Lori Kanter Tritsch and William P. Lauder