June Meeting Details
Please join us as we return to Menorah Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing Care for an innovative and cutting edge presentation on Alzheimer's Disease and current treatments available
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
9:30 - 11:30 AM (Doors open at 9 AM)
Menorah Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing Care
1516 Oriental Blvd.
(Breakfast Will be Served - On-site Parking Available)
SPEAKER - TOPIC
Harvey Altman, PhD - SPRI Clinical Studies
"Alzheimer's - Past, Present, and Future"
Dr. Altman will first provide an overview of what Alzheimer’s disease is and how is affects the brain. He will then summarize what types of drugs are currently approved for the treatment of the cognitive impairments associated with this disease as well as what approaches are being taken to develop better drugs to either improve cognition or slow the progression of the disease within the brain.