Science Café: Aging, Memory Loss, and Dementia: Causes, Challenges, and Current Research (link)
- Host Department: Museum of Natural History
- Date: 01/29/2014
- Time: 05:30 PM – 07:30 PM
- Location: Conor O’Neill’s Traditional Irish Pub, 318 South Main Street, Ann Arbor
- Description:At Conor O’Neill’s Traditional Irish Pub 318 S. Main St. What do scientists know about the causes of memory loss and dementia, including Alzheimer’s disease? What are some of the challenges patients and their families face? Are there health care or science policies that can impact research and patient outcomes? Join Dr. Henry Paulson, Director of the Michigan Alzheimer’s Disease Center and Prof. Scott Roberts of the U-M School of Public Health as we discuss the prospects for future research and treatment in these areas. Sponsored by the Michigan Alzheimer’s Disease Center. Science Cafés provide an opportunity for audiences to discuss current science topics with experts in an informal setting. All Science Cafés take place at Conor O’Neill’s Traditional Irish Pub, 318 South Main Street, Ann Arbor. Hors d’oeuvres at 5:30 pm; program 6-7:30 pm.