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Alzheimer’s Disease Center

Alzheimer’s Disease Center

Lectures and Events

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The UC Davis Alzheimer’s Disease Community Engagement Lecture series features presentations by nationally and internationally recognized researchers in Alzheimer’s disease and dementia from UC Davis and beyond. These presentations are intended for both clinicians and community members. All lectures are videotaped and posted 1-2 weeks after the event to: http://www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/alzheimers/education.html

 

UC DAVIS COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT SERIES

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The 2015 UC Davis Alzheimer’s Community Engagement series will be offered in the Walnut Creek beginning July 9, 2015. All lectures are open to the public. This popular series offers four lectures by UC Davis researchers at the Lesher Center for the Arts. Tickets for all lectures are available through the Lesher Center for the Arts ticket office. Please call 925-943-7469 or purchase online at http://www.lesherartscenter.org/ticket-office-information.html.

This series is made possible by the generous support of the following sponsor: Sunrise Senior Living.

April 25

7th Annual African American Caregiving and Wellness Forum
8:30 – 2:30 p.m. North Oakland Senior Center
5714 Martin Luther King Jr. Way, Oakland, CA 94609

July 9

Reducing Fall Risk and Injury in an Aging Population
Christy Adams, RN, UC Davis
6:00 p.m., Lesher Center for the Arts, 1601 Civic Drive, Walnut Creek

August 25

Sleep and the Aging Brain

Dr. Glen Xiong, UC Davis
6:00 p.m., Lesher Center for the Arts, 1601 Civic Drive, Walnut Creek

September 21

Alzheimer’s Behaviors: How Do I Manage Them?

Dr. Glen Xiong, UC Davis
6:00 p.m., Lesher Center for the Arts, 1601 Civic Drive, Walnut Creek

October 26

Heart Disease and Dementia, What’s the Connection?
Dr. Dan Mungas, UC Davis
6:00 p.m., Lesher Center for the Arts, 1601 Civic Drive, Walnut Creek

SACRAMENTO

The 2015 UC Davis Alzheimer’s Community Engagement series is offered in Sacramento at the UC Davis MIND Institute Auditorium, 2825 50th Street, Sacramento, CA 95817. All lectures are free and open to the public. Reservations are required. For reservations or more information about the series, please contact Jayne La Grande, 916-734-5728. This series is made possible by the generous support of the following sponsors: Sunrise Senior Living, Norwood Pines Alzheimer’s Care Center, Aegis of Carmichael, Revere Court, Eskaton, and Home Instead Senior Care.

April 2

Heart Disease and Dementia, What’s the Connection
Dr. Bruce Reed, UC Davis
6:00 p.m., MIND Institute, 2825 50th Street, Sacramento, CA

May 14

Reducing Your Risk for Alzheimer’s Disease:
Building a Better Brain as We Age

Dr. David Bennett, Rush University
6:00 p.m., MIND Institute, 2825 50th Street, Sacramento, CA

June 25

Sleep and the Aging Brain

Dr. Glen Xiong, UC Davis
6:00 p.m., MIND Institute, 2825 50th Street, Sacramento, CA

July 23

Reducing Fall Risk and Injury in an Aging Population
Christy Adams, RN, BSN, MPH, UC Davis
6:00 p.m., MIND Institute, 2825 50th Street, Sacramento, CA

September 10

Alzheimer’s Behaviors: How Do I Manage Them?

Dr. Glen Xiong, UC Davis
6:00 p.m., MIND Institute, 2825 50th Street, Sacramento, CA

October 22

 

What You Can Do to Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease

Dr. Monique Breteler, DZNE - German Center for Degenerative Diseases
6:00 p.m., MIND Institute, 2825 50th Street, Sacramento, CA

November 7

 

Alzheimer’s Disease Caregiver Workshop

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
MIND Institute, 2825 50th Street, Sacramento, CA