Journal of Alzheimer's Disease

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Journal of Alzheimer's Disease  
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Abbreviated title (ISO 4)
J. Alzheimers Dis.
Discipline Alzheimer's disease
Language English
Edited by George Perry
Publication details
Publication history
Frequency 20/year
ISSN 1387-2877 (print)
1875-8908 (web)
OCLC no. 41219744

The Journal of Alzheimer's Disease is a peer-reviewed medical journal published by IOS Press covering the etiology, pathogenesis, epidemiology, genetics, treatment, and psychology of Alzheimer's disease. The journal publishes research reports, reviews, short communications, hypotheses, book reviews, and letters-to-the-editor. The editor-in-chief is George Perry (University of Texas at San Antonio). According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2012 impact factor of 4.174.[1]

Alzheimer Award[edit]

Each year, the Associate Editors of the journal select the best article from the previous year's volume. The awardee is presented the Alzheimer Medal, a 3" bronze medal with the likeness of Alois Alzheimer. This yearly award is sponsored by IOS Press and the winner of the 2013 Alzheimer Award received a USD7,500 cash prize.


  1. ^ "Journal of Alzheimer's Disease". 2012 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2013. 

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