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Staying Sharp in San Francisco: Leading brain experts discuss successful aging

Brain function and health will be the focus of the Staying Sharp session on May 17 at St. Mary's Cathedral in San Francisco. Part of a highly recognized series, the program will emphasize successful aging, including how to deal with the booming aging industry; factors that predict future cognitive function; and the importance of clinical trials and how to participate in them.

The program is sponsored by The Dana Alliance for Brain Initiatives, in partnership with NRTA: AARP's Educator Community and MetLife Foundation. Featured speakers will be:

  • Annette Norsman, PhD, session moderator and Director of NRTA
  • Lennart Mucke, MD, Director, Gladstone Institute of Neurological Disease, University of California, San Francisco
  • Michael P. Stryker, PhD, W.F. Ganong Professor of Physiology, University of California, San Francisco

Saturday, May 17, 2008
10:00AM C 12:00PM
(The event is free and open to the public)

St. Mary's Cathedral, Patron's Hall
1111 Gough Street (at Geary)
San Francisco, CA


Contact: Ann Whitman
DANA Foundation

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