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Staying sharp in Phoenix: Leading brain experts discuss successful aging
Date:5/29/2008

WHAT:

Brain function and health will be the focus of the Staying Sharp session on June 3 at Grace Inn in Phoenix. 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. Following the event, panel member Marwan N. Sabbagh will sign copies of his book, "The Alzheimer's Answer: Reduce Your Risk and Keep Your Brain Healthy."

WHO:

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

  • Annette Norsman, PhD, session moderator and Director of Lifelong Learning, AARP
  • Gene Cohen, MD, PhD, Director, Center on Aging, Health & Humanities, George Washington University
  • Marwan N. Sabbagh, MD, FAAN, Director and Senior Scientist, The Cleo Roberts Center of Clinical Research, Sun Health Research Institute

WHEN:

Tuesday, June 3, 2008
10:30AM C 12:00PM
(The event is free and open to the public)

WHERE:

Grace Inn
10831 South 51 Street
Phoenix, AZ


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Contact: Ann Whitman
awhitman@dana.org
212-223-4040
DANA Foundation
Source:Eurekalert

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