Faculty Publications

Title

What Nancy Reagan Taught Us About Planning After Alzheimer’s

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

3-30-2016

Abstract

The disease has often been called “the Long Goodbye,” and it was likely not the goodbye that President Reagan envisioned for his post-presidency, the closest thing presidents get to a retirement. Here, I recount a panel discussion during Alzheimer’s Awareness Month that examined the impact of an Alzheimer’s diagnosis on the retirement plan.