Walter Dawson, D. Phil., is an expert on aging and health policy issues. He is also a lifelong advocate for people living with Alzheimer disease and their caregivers. Dawson’s research interests include comparative health policy, long-term services and supports financing, and public policies that support people living with Alzheimer’s and dementia. He is based in Portland, Ore.
Health & Well-Being
Despite prevailing attitudes, the disease affects all generations, he says
Work & Purpose
A little preparation in December could lead to meaningful work in 2018