Forum Offers an Overview of Current Brain Health Research, Data
The 2011 Aging in America Conference agenda was crowded with enough worthy forum sessions to make attending them all a challenge; but a capacity crowd turned out for ASA's National Forum on Brain Health.
The daylong session, supported by a grant from the MetLife Foundation, featured keynotes from Dr. Gary Small, director of the UCLA Center on Aging, and Dr. Jeffrey Kaye, director of the NIA-Layton Aging & Alzheimer's Disease Center, as well as presentations from the ASA-MetLife Foundation MindAlert program award winner and MindAlert Speakers Bureau.
Dr. Small opened the day, emphasizing the need for preventive treatment when it comes to Alzheimer's disease and other …
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Publication information: Article title: Forum Offers an Overview of Current Brain Health Research, Data. Contributors: Not available. Magazine title: Aging Today. Volume: 32. Issue: 4 Publication date: July/August 2011. Page number: 13. © American Society on Aging Jan/Feb 2009. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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