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Aging and Memory: Alzheimer’s and Beyond

November 18 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

In this special program presented by Touro College & University System, as part of our 50th anniversary celebrations, learn about successful aging, what’s new in Alzheimer’s research, and the latest advances in detection and treatment.

Top national experts discuss what we have learned about Alzheimer’s Disease in the last 50 years and where we go from here, research and scientific advances and how science and culture turned this rare disease into a very common one.

CME credits available

What We Have Learned about Alzheimer’s Disease in the Past 50 Years – Where Do We Go Now?
Michael L. Shelanski, M.D., Ph.D.

Following A Dog’s Path to Aging Successfully
Edward (Ted) G. Barrett, Ph.D.

Accelerating Alzheimer’s and Dementia Research: Scientific Advances in Early Detection and Treatment
Rebecca Edelmayer, Ph.D.

How Science and Culture Turned This Rare Disease into a Very Common One
Jason Karlawish, M.D.


November 18
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm