Join us for an afternoon of support and discussion surrounding groundbreaking research on the onset and advancement of Alzheimer’s featuring renowned physicians and scientists specializing in the study and treatment of dementia.
Featured topic: “Protecting your Brain from Alzheimer ’s Disease: A Panel Discussion on the Role of Sleep, Stress, Diet and Exercise”
Registration is required.
Parking is free registered attendees.
Dialogue on Dementia
at the Tobin Center
Tobin Center for Performing Arts- Carlos Alvarez Theater
(100 Auditorium Circle, San Antonio, Texas 78205)
Sunday, February 24
2:30pm Welcome Reception
3pm Dialogue on Dementia at the Tobin Center Begins
3:20pm Presentations on “Protecting your Brain from Alzheimer ’s Disease: A Panel Discussion on the Role of Sleep, Stress, Diet and Exercise”
3:50pm Panel Discussion
4:15pm Closing Remarks and Reception
Hosted by David Martin Davies
Host of Texas Public Radio’s “The Source” and “Texas Matters”
Sudha Seshadri, M.D.
Founding Director of the Glenn Biggs Institute for Alzheimer’s and Neurodegenerative Diseases
William Henrich, M.D.
President of UT Health San Antonio
Maria Carrillo, Ph.D.
Chief Science Officer of the Alzheimer’s Association
Mary Ganguli, M.D., M.P.H.
Professor of Psychiatry, Neurology and Epidemiology at the University of Pittsburgh
Robert W. Gracy, Ph.D.
President and Chief Executive Officer of Texas Biomedical Research Institute
Kenneth S. Kosik, M.A., M.D.
Co-Director of the Neuroscience Research Institute at the University of California, Santa Barbara
Gladys Maestre, M.D., Ph.D.
Director of the Alzheimer’s Center at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
Alan L. Peterson, Ph.D., ABPP
Chief of Division of Behavioral Medicine at UT Health San Antonio
Nikolaos Scarmeas, M.D., M.S.
Associate Professor of Neurology at Columbia University
Lisa Shulman, M.D.
Director of the Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders Center at the University of Maryland
Elizabeth Napier and H. Albert Napier, Ph.D.