Community event at the Tobin Center to shed light on dementia

UT Health San Antonio’s Glenn Biggs Institute for Alzheimer’s & Neurodegenerative Diseases, in collaboration with the Alzheimer’s Association, will hold a free public event on dementia on Sunday, Feb. 24, 3 to 5:30 p.m., at the Tobin Center.

The event, part of the “Dialogue on Dementia” series, will feature renowned physicians and scientists for an open discussion and dialogue on groundbreaking research on the onset and advancement of dementia, Alzheimer’s and other neurodegenerative diseases.

The series is offered by the Biggs Institute to connect caregivers, family members and health care professionals to resources and information available today, as we continue to work toward breakthroughs in Alzheimer’s research.

The speakers will include Sudha Seshadri, M.D., founding director of the Biggs institute, William L. Henrich, M.D., president of UT Health San Antonio, Maria Carillo, Ph.D., chief science officer of the Alzheimer’s Association and Gladys Maestre, M.D., Ph.D., director of the Memory Disorders Center at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

The event is free but registration is required. For questions about registration, call 210-567-9212.

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