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National Alzheimer's Buddies

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Harvard Northwest Science Building

52 Oxford Street

Cambridge, MA 02138

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Join us in important dialogues on the impact of Alzheimer's Disease on March 30th!

Event parking will be available at the 52 Oxford Street Garage. Please tell the Parking Services Monitor that you are attending the National Alzheimer's Buddies Symposium.




9:30AM: Breakfast & Check-In

10:15AM: Opening Introduction

"A Journey of Hope: A Daughter Fights On" with Adrienne Ross, Alzheimer's Association Advocate

11:00 AM: Keynote Speaker

"Take Control: Ways to Reduce the Risk and Prepare for the Possibility of Dementia" with Dr. Kirk Daffner, J. David and Virginia Wimberly Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School

12:15PM: Lunch

Live music from MIHNUET and art display from Harvard Artistz (HARTZ)

1:15PM: Breakout Sessions

Session A: “Signs of early Alzheimer’s Disease and Early Treatment Options” with Dr. Dorene Rentz, Co-Director of the Center for Alzheimer Research and Treatment

Session B: “Neuroimaging Markers in Early-stage Alzheimer’s Disease” with Dr. Gad Marshall, Associate Medical Director of Clinical Trials of the Center for Alzheimer's Research and Treatment

Session C: “Best Practices in Caregiving” with Karen Pollack, Director of Community Relations at Springhouse Senior Living Community

Session D: “Intergenerational Connections: Art and Conversation” with Leo Garcia and Serena Hoost, Directors of HARTZ

2:15PM: Conversation on Awareness and Advocacy

Meredith Vieira, Emmy award-winning host, executive producer, and anchor

Amanda Bernardo, Program Manager, Office of the Secretary, Executive Office of Elder Affairs

3:00PM: Closing Remarks

3:15PM: Reception

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Cambridge, MA 02138

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