Amanda Ward is a PhD student in the University of Iowa Clinical Psychology program. She earned her B.A. in psychology from Truman State University. Her research interests focus on investigating early symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease. Amanda’s current project involves examining future thinking in neurological disease. Through the Alzheimer’s Association, Amanda has educated the public about neurological disease and the importance of Alzheimer’s disease research. Amanda is committed to informing others about the indicators of neurological disease.