Dialogue on Dementia

South Texas Alzheimer’s Conference Public Event 2020

Watch the 2020 South Texas Alzheimer’s Conference Public Event panel discussion featuring world-renowned experts discuss new therapies for Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. 

What if it’s not Alzheimer’s or Parkinson’s? An Introduction to Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus.

Join Michael A. Williams, M.D., director of Adult and Transitional Hydrocephalus and CSF Disorders at the University of Washington Medical Center, for a presentation on normal pressure hydrocephalus, a brain disorder that can be overlooked or misdiagnosed as it’s symptoms resemble those of Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease.

Progressive Loss of Language-What is Primary Progressive Aphasia (PPA)?

Join Maya Henry, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, assistant professor at The University of Texas at Austin, for a presentation on the neurological syndrome, PPA, in which language capabilities become slowly and progressively impaired from a neurodegenerative disease, such as Alzheimer’s disease.

Nutrition Tips for a Healthy Heart and Brain

Join Debora Melo van Lent, Ph.D., a postdoctoral fellow studying nutritional epidemiology at the Biggs Institute for Alzheimer’s and Neurodegenerative Diseases, as she presents dialogue on nutrition for a healthy heart and healthy brain aging.

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