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Journal of Alzheimer's Disease

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Journal of Alzheimer's Disease
DisciplineAlzheimer's disease
Edited byGeorge Perry
Publication details
4.472 (2020)
Standard abbreviations
ISO 4J. Alzheimer's Dis.
NLMJ Alzheimers Dis
ISSN1387-2877 (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, ethics reviews, book reviews, and letters-to-the-editor. The editor-in-chief is George Perry of the University of Texas at San Antonio. According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2020 impact factor of 4.472.[1]

Alzheimer Award


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 Alzheimer Award receives a US$7,500 cash prize.


  1. ^ "Journal of Alzheimer's Disease". 2020 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Clarivate Analytics. 2020.