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Alzheimer’s Research:
Get Informed, Get Involved

A FREE EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM PRESENTED BY THE
ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION, GREATER ILLINOIS CHAPTER
Registration is required for this FREE series
Call 847.324.0393 or email hjohnson@alz.org
 
Wednesday, June 21, 2017
12:00 p.m. Lunch | 12:30-2:00 p.m. Presentation
Chicago Methodist Senior Services | Covenant Home of Chicago
2720 W. Foster | Chicago, IL 60625
FEATURED PRESENTERSteve Satek
Steve Satek, MBA
President & Founder

Great Lakes Clinical Trials

Embracing the Future of Alzheimer's Disease

This dynamic presentation will provide the latest updates on Alzheimer’s research and discuss the impact of clinical trials on the future of treatments.

Join us to learn the latest on Alzheimer’s research, including:
• Current efforts to fight Alzheimer’s disease in your community
• The role research plays in developing the next generation of treatments
• The benefits of being a study participant and how to engage in TrialMatch®

The Alzheimer’s Association will also be on site to provide an overview of services and each attendee will automatically receive access to the Alzheimer’s Association’s TrialMatch® registry.

 
Monday, June 26, 2017
12:30 p.m. Free Luncheon | 1:00-2:30 p.m. Presentation
Shelia Ray Adult Center | 225 E. Elk Grove Blvd, Elk Grove Village, IL
FEATURED
SPEAKERS


AMITA Neurosciences Institute

Karen Frizelis, MSN
Nurse Practitioner

&

Karoll Meza, BA
Clinical Research Coordinator


Improving Brain Health Updates in Alzheimer’s Disease: Progression, Prevention, Risk & Research

This dynamic presentation discusses what you can do to enrich your life and modify your own risk of Alzheimer’s utilizing current prevention and lifestyle strategies.

Join us to learn the latest updates on Alzheimer’s research, including:
• Current efforts to fight Alzheimer’s disease in your community
• The role research plays in developing the next generation of treatments

Lunch Sponsor: AMITA Neurosciences Institute

AMITA staff will be onsite to discuss their commitment and contributions to Alzheimer's disease research in our community

 
Alzheimer’s Research: Get Informed, Get Involved Education and Awareness Series
These programs feature local researchers who discuss current trends, efforts and directions in dementia research. Information is provided about participation in research, and local studies currently recruiting participants through the Alzheimer’s Association TrialMatch® clinical trials matching service. Each registered member will recieve access to the Alzheimer's Association TrialMatch® System
Alzheimer's Association

Our vision is a world without Alzheimer's
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.