Janet Walsh


Janet Walsh is the Chairman of the Board of the Long Island Alzheimer's Foundation and one of the founders. She speaks throughout the country on almost all issues of Alzheimer's. When she was fourteen years old, her father started his journey with Alzheimer's and her maternal grandmother was diagnosed as senile when she was five.  

Janet has undergone genetic testing and she carries the risk factor gene for AD from
both mother and father. She has personally participated in three additional research studies at New York University. Her genetic testing process was the subject of a PBS
documentary.

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