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Department of Neurology

Department of Neurology

Affilated Lectures and Other Events

Alzheimer's Disease Center Community Engagement Series

This is a series of six lectures presented by UC Davis faculty and nationally prominent researchers with expertise in the field of Alzheimer’s disease throughout the year. The talks are designed for lay audiences and are open to the public.

Upcoming Events

  • September 25, 2014 – Dr. Dan Mungas
    University of California, Davis
    "Dementia: What Is It? What are the Causes?"
    6 p.m., MIND Institute, 2825 50th Street, Sacramento, CA

  • October 23, 2014 – Dr. Suzanne Craft
    University of North Carolina
    "Insulin Resistance and Pathological Brain Imaging:
    New Approaches to Understanding, Treating, and Preventing
    Alzheimer's Disease"
    6 p.m., MIND Institute, 2825 50th Street, Sacramento, CA

  • November 7, 2014
    Alzheimer’s Disease Research Symposium and Poster Session

    12:30 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.,
    UC Davis Education Building, 4610 X Street, Sacramento, CA

  • November 15, 2014
    Alzheimer’s Disease Caregiver Workshop
    "Transitions in Care: When Is It Time?"

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

Link to 2014 Community Engagement Series calendar (PDF)

Video recordings of past presentations may be accessed via
the Alzheimer's Disease Center's Education webpage.


M.I.N.D. Institute Distinguished Lecturer Series

Lectures are free and open to the public -- no reservations are needed.
Time: 4:30 p.m.
Location: M.I.N.D. Institute Auditorium
2825 50th Street
Sacramento, CA 95817

Upcoming Events

  • October 8, 2014 - Katheleen Gardiner, Ph.D.
    University of Colorado, Denver
    "The Molecular Basis of Cognitive Deficits in Down Syndrome:
    What we know and what we need to know"

  • November 12, 2014 - Paul T. Shattuck, Ph.D.
    A.J. Drexel Autism Institute
    "Autism: Young Adult Outcomes"

  • December 10, 2014 - Natacha Akshoomoff, Ph.D.
    University of California, San Diego
    "How the Diagnosis of Autism Helps Us Learn More about Autism"

Link to  2014-2015 Distinguished Lecturer Series calendar (PDF)

Video recordings of past presentations may be accessed via
the MIND Institute's Distinguished Lecturer Series webpage.