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Welcome to Dean Foundation!                

At Dean Foundation, we are committed to improving health through research and health services.

Make a difference today. Participate in one of our currently enrolling clinical trials or donate online now!

We're also offering free memory screenings. Find out more.


Middleton Library’s” Wellness Wednesday” Series Featuring Dr. Anne Koplin: “Alzheimer’s  Past, Present, and Future”

August 16th 2017, 6:30 pm, Middleton Library – 7425 Hubbard Avenue

2017 Dane County Alzheimer's Walk – Alzheimer’s & Dementia Wisconsin 

Saturday, September 23rd, 2017 
Warner Park Shelter, 1511 Northport Drive, Madison, WI 
Registration: 7:45 am, Walk: 9:15 am 

Walk to End Alzheimer’s Dane County – Alzheimer’s Association 

Sunday, October 8, 2017 
James Madison Memorial High School, 201 S. Gammon Road, Madison, WI 
Registration at 8 am 
Ceremony at 9 am 
Walk at 9:30 am

Dean Foundation celebrates its 30th anniversary of making a difference in people's lives!

Since its start in 1986, Dean Foundation has contributed to millions of lives due to the studies it regularly performs as well as touched more than 15,000 patients at its BSP Free Clinic. We, at Dean Foundation, are proud of our accomplishments and invite you to join us in making a difference! Donate Now.

BSP Free Clinic specialist's patient advocacy prompts investigative article on drug pricing

Dr. Marcus Cohen contacted the Wisconsin Center for Investigative Journalism after a client couldn't afford the $600 EpiPen 2-pack he had prescribed. The result is a joint investigation showing that widely prescribed drugs have jumped in cost up to 5,241 percent. That includes medications that treat dangerous conditions. Read article

How Does Sleep Enhancement Affect Mild Cognitive Impairment

Alzheimer's Disease (AD) is a worldwide epidemic, with 1 in 10 adults diagnosed over the age of 65. Despite the numbers and its devastating impact, there have been no new medications approved for treating AD for over 10 years. Now, Dean Foundation and Dr. Anne Koplin are investigating a new medicine that could improve sleep patterns and dementia. Read article | Watch Dr. Koplin discuss Alzheimer's on TV.

Support Dean Foundation while shopping online!

You can donate to Dean Foundation when purchasing items on Amazon by starting your shopping at AmazonSmile and choosing Dean Foundation. There is no cost to you, and Amazon will donate 0.5 percent of your purchase total to Dean Foundation. Read the FAQ for details.

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