Alzheimer's and Brain Awareness Month Virtual Programming Events in English and Spanish

Posted on 06/11/21 by Cindy Campbell

Join the Alzheimer's Association and AARP Massachusetts for three special educational events in honor of Alzheimer's and Brain Awareness Month in June.


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Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia
Thursday, June 17, 6 pm - 7 pm
Featuring a discussion about current Alzheimer's and dementia research with Dr. Brent Forester, Chief of the Division of Geriatric Psychiatry at McLean Hospital. Audience question and answer session will follow. To register, click here.



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Healthy Living for the Brain and Body
Thursday, June 24, noon to 1 pm
Featuring a discussion about nutritional lifestyle interventions with Kathryn Demos McDermott, PhD, Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior at Brown Medical School and the Miriam Hospital. Audience question and answer session will follow. To register, click here.

For more information on any of these programs, or to register, click the link or call our 24/7 Helpline at 800.272.3900

ALZHEIMER'S AND BRAIN AWARENESS MONTH
Programas en español

LA DEMENCIA Y ALZHEIMER: LO QUE USTED NECESITA SABER
Viernes 18 de junio, 12:00-1:00 pm

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Presentado por Liliana Ramírez Gómez, MD Neuróloga, Massachusetts General Hospital Profesora en la Escuela de Medicina de Harvard

Acompáñenos en esta charla para comprender mejor la enfermedad de Alzheimer, cuáles son los factores de riesgo, los síntomas, cómo se hace el diagnóstico, qué servicios ofrece la Alzheimer 's Association y mucho más. También habrá oportunidad de hacer preguntas al final del programa.

Pulse aquí para registrarse

LOS BENEFICIOS DEL EJERCICIO PARA LA SALUD DEL CEREBRO
Martes 22 de junio, 6:00-7:00 pm

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Presentado  por  Edmarie  Guzmán-Vélez,  PhD Profesora en el Hospital General de Massachusetts y en la Escuela de Medicina de Harvard

Acompáñenos en esta charla sobre los hábitos saludables que pueden mejorar su salud física y mental y las últimas investigaciones sobre los beneficios del ejercicio para la salud del cerebro.

Pulse aquí para registrarse

Para más información sobre estos programas, o para registrarse, pulse en el enlace o llame a nuestra Línea de Ayuda 24/7 al 800.272.3900

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