Advancing dementia care through discovery

Every 65 seconds someone develops Alzheimer’s disease, according to the Alzheimer’s Association.

The Glenn Biggs Institute for Alzheimer’s & Neurodegenerative Diseases at UT Health San Antonio serves to provide comprehensive care while promoting healthier tomorrows for patients and their families through education and training, community engagement, and advanced treatment with clinical trials and research.

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Our renowned experts are leading the studies in the risks, treatments and outcomes in Alzheimer’s and neurodegenerative diseases with the mission to restore function, prevent the disease and ultimately provide a cure.

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Events


  • Caregiver Skills Training Workshop

    Workshops are provided specifically for family caregivers to learn skills and have hands-on training guided by health care professionals on how to provide everyday care for their loved one with dementia.
  • The Essentials of Caregiving: Finding Connections in the Community

    This class covers the importance of making connections with individuals, groups and organizations within your community. At this open-discussion you will receive valuable insight and information to the local resources available to caregivers.
  • Caregiver Skills Training Workshop

    Workshops are provided specifically for family caregivers to learn skills and have hands-on training guided by health care professionals on how to provide everyday care for their loved one with dementia.

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