The Chicago Council on Science and Technology and the Children's Hospital of Chicago Research Center present
Alzheimer's & Aging: Our Fragile Mind
An evening program with New York Times Best-Selling Author of Still Alice, Lisa Genova and featured panelist Marsel Mesulam, MD., Director of the Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer's Disease Center at Northwestern University.
Keynote speaker Lisa Genova will highlight the effects of Alzheimer's on the patient and their family, as well as the changes inside the brain. Featured panelist Dr. Mesulam will discuss the latest scientific and research advances, prognosis and treatment of Alzheimer's. The Alzheimer's Association Greater Illinois Chapter will also be represented on the panel, to address questions regarding care, training and education for direct caregivers. The program will be moderated by Julie Schneider, MD, Associate Professor of Neurology and Neuropathology at Rush Medical Center.
Tuesday, December 4, 2012.
4:30pm - 5:30pm Registration
5:30pm - 7:00pm Presentation
7:00pm - 7:30pm Reception & Book Signing
The Alzheimer's and Aging: Our Fragile Minds program venue has been moved: Same address, 375 E Chicago Ave., but the location is now Lincoln Hall.
Fees Apply: $10 C2ST Members, Children's Hospital of Chicago Research Center staff, and Alzheimer's Association Greater Illinois Chapter members; $15 Non-Members; Free for students
You must register at the C2ST's event registration site
Discounted parking will be made available to the first 150 attendees at 222 E. Huron St.