Posted April 14, 2009

Alzheimer Day showcases Alzheimer’s disease research at Northwestern, with nearly 50 poster presentations by Northwestern researchers in basic, clinical, and social sciences. An internationally renowned expert in Alzheimer’s disease research and treatment will open the day. Attendees will have the opportunity during lunch to meet the poster presenters and discuss the latest in Alzheimer’s research and treatment. At day’s end a panel of clinicians will offer concluding remarks and take questions in a town hall–style meeting.

Friday, May 8th

Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Feinberg Pavilion
251 East Huron Street
Third-Floor Conference Center

11:30 – 1:00 PM
Keynote Address
“Alzheimer’s Disease Treatment Development: Opportunities and Challenges”
Jeffrey Cummings, MD
Professor of Neurology and Psychiatry
Director, Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center
University of California Los Angeles

1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
Lunch and Scientific Poster Viewing

2:30 PM – 4:00 PM
Panel Presentation and Town Hall Meeting

RSVP or 312-503-5068

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