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Learn the Latest About Alzheimer's Disease

By Tammy Gay

 

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For more information and to register, call (859) 323-5550 between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

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June 18 , 2002– (Lexington, Ky.) – Learn the latest about Alzheimer's disease during a free Alzheimer's Disease Awareness Day presentation, sponsored by the Alzheimer's Disease Research Center at the University of Kentucky Sanders-Brown Center on Aging, at 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 19, in the UK Hospital Auditorium.

Topics and speakers will be: "Informed Consent: What the face tells us in patients with dementia" by Deborah Danner, Ph.D., assistant professor of preventive medicine and environmental health. UK College of Medicine; "Atmospheric nuclear weapons testing and the study of Alzheimer's disease" by Mark Lovell, Ph.D., assistant professor of chemistry at UK, who also has an appointment in the Sanders-Brown Center on Aging; and "Can we use the immune system to fight against Alzheimer's disease?" by Subbarao Bondada, Ph.D., professor of microbiology and immunology, UK College of Medicine.

For more information and to register, call (859) 323-5550 between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.


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