Apr
25
Wed
UCI Giving Day
Apr 25 all-day

Help unlock Alzheimer’s research funding!

Join members of the UCI community from all around the world to participate in Giving Day on Wednesday, April 25. Giving Day is an exciting 24-hour online fundraising campaign that provides essential funding to fulfill UC Irvine’s mission.

This year, a group of generous philanthropists have issued a challenge to support our cutting-edge Alzheimer’s research. We need 100 donors to give on Giving Day to unlock $13,000 for UCI MIND.

To reach this goal, we need your help! To learn how to spread the word and give on April 25, CLICK HERE!

If you have any questions, please contact Danny Harper at ddharper@uci.edu or 949.824.3793.

May
2
Wed
ASK THE DOC at Fullerton Public Library @ Fullerton Public Library
May 2 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

UCI MIND invites you to an open Q&A session: ASK THE DOC

Wednesday, May 2, 2018

6:00-8:00PM

Fullerton Public Library

353 W Commonwealth Ave, Fullerton, CA 92832

Bring your questions about brain health, Alzheimer’s disease and memory loss, diagnosis and treatment, research advances, and more to a panel of expert clinicians and scientists from UCI MIND, Orange County’s only state and federally designated Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center: mind.uci.edu.

Moderator:

Joshua Grill, PhD, Co-Director, UCI MIND

Panelists:

Ahmad Sajjadi, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Neurology

Malcolm Dick, PhD, Senior Neuropsychologist, UCI MIND

Mathew Blurton-Jones, PhD, Associate Professor, Neurobiology and Behavior

In partnership with Alzheimer’s Association and Fullerton Public Library

REGISTER TODAY 

bit.ly/uciaskthedoc 

800.272.3900 

There is no cost to attend. Light refreshments will be provided by Alzheimer’s Association. 

For questions, call 949.824.9475. 

May
14
Mon
Mandarin Caregiver Support Group
May 14 @ 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM

Are you taking care of your loved ones with Alzheimer’s? Would you like to share and get support with other caregivers?

UCI MIND, Alzheimer’s Orange County, and Irvine Evergreen Chinese Senior Association invite you to attend a free monthly support group in Mandarin:

  • Share caregiving experiences with other caregivers
  • Learn to identify memory loss due to aging and dementia
  • Understand changes in personality and behaviors
  • Learn to communicate with loved ones with Alzheimer’s disease

All caregivers in Orange County are welcome.

TIME:
The 2nd Monday of every month @ 4:30 – 6:00 p.m.

LOCATION:
20 Lake Road
Irvine CA 92604

CONTACT:
Ruobing Li, Patient Care Coordinator, UCI MIND
949.824.2147 OR ruobinl@uci.edu

May
15
Tue
Down Syndrome Caregiver Support Group @ Alzheimer's Orange County
May 15 @ 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Caring for someone with Down syndrome who exhibits symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease? Attend a free monthly education and support group for family caregivers of individuals with Down syndrome who are concerned about Alzheimer’s disease. 

TIME:
3rd Tuesday of Every Month @ 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. 

LOCATION:
Alzheimer’s Orange County 
2515 McCabe Way, Suite 200 
Irvine, CA 92614 

CONTACT:
Kim Bailey, MSG 
949.757.3771 
kim.bailey@alzoc.org 

Program provided by Alzheimer’s Orange County, Regional Center of Orange County, and UCI MIND Down Syndrome Program.

May
17
Thu
Family Education Workshop @ Irvine Lakeview Senior Center
May 17 @ 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM

The UCI MIND Family Education Series, taught by dementia experts and licensed psychologists Drs. Malcolm Dick and Cordula Dick-Muehlke, provides evidence-based information on diagnosis, treatment, care, and risk reduction strategies for community members affected by or at risk for Alzheimer’s disease and their families.

*Save the date! Tickets will become available soon at https://ucimindseries.eventbrite.com. Limited seating available. Reservations required by Thursday, May 10, 2018.*

UC Irvine Institute for Memory Impairments and Neurological Disorders (UCI MIND) presents its 2018 Family Education Workshop.

Join licensed psychologists, Dr. Cordula Dick-Muehlke and Dr. Malcolm Dick, as they examine the state of the art in identification, treatment, and prevention of Alzheimer’s disease.

Thursday, May 17, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.  Refreshments served from 9:30 to 10:00 a.m.

The workshop will be held at the Lakeview Senior Center in Irvine.

For questions or to be added to the waitlist once capacity is reached, contact kleinkm@uci.edu or call 949-824-9475

Jun
11
Mon
Mandarin Caregiver Support Group
Jun 11 @ 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM

Are you taking care of your loved ones with Alzheimer’s? Would you like to share and get support with other caregivers?

UCI MIND, Alzheimer’s Orange County, and Irvine Evergreen Chinese Senior Association invite you to attend a free monthly support group in Mandarin:

  • Share caregiving experiences with other caregivers
  • Learn to identify memory loss due to aging and dementia
  • Understand changes in personality and behaviors
  • Learn to communicate with loved ones with Alzheimer’s disease

All caregivers in Orange County are welcome.

TIME:
The 2nd Monday of every month @ 4:30 – 6:00 p.m.

LOCATION:
20 Lake Road
Irvine CA 92604

CONTACT:
Ruobing Li, Patient Care Coordinator, UCI MIND
949.824.2147 OR ruobinl@uci.edu

Jun
19
Tue
Down Syndrome Caregiver Support Group @ Alzheimer's Orange County
Jun 19 @ 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Caring for someone with Down syndrome who exhibits symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease? Attend a free monthly education and support group for family caregivers of individuals with Down syndrome who are concerned about Alzheimer’s disease. 

TIME:
3rd Tuesday of Every Month @ 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. 

LOCATION:
Alzheimer’s Orange County 
2515 McCabe Way, Suite 200 
Irvine, CA 92614 

CONTACT:
Kim Bailey, MSG 
949.757.3771 
kim.bailey@alzoc.org 

Program provided by Alzheimer’s Orange County, Regional Center of Orange County, and UCI MIND Down Syndrome Program.

Jul
9
Mon
Mandarin Caregiver Support Group
Jul 9 @ 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM

Are you taking care of your loved ones with Alzheimer’s? Would you like to share and get support with other caregivers?

UCI MIND, Alzheimer’s Orange County, and Irvine Evergreen Chinese Senior Association invite you to attend a free monthly support group in Mandarin:

  • Share caregiving experiences with other caregivers
  • Learn to identify memory loss due to aging and dementia
  • Understand changes in personality and behaviors
  • Learn to communicate with loved ones with Alzheimer’s disease

All caregivers in Orange County are welcome.

TIME:
The 2nd Monday of every month @ 4:30 – 6:00 p.m.

LOCATION:
20 Lake Road
Irvine CA 92604

CONTACT:
Ruobing Li, Patient Care Coordinator, UCI MIND
949.824.2147 OR ruobinl@uci.edu

Jul
17
Tue
Down Syndrome Caregiver Support Group @ Alzheimer's Orange County
Jul 17 @ 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Caring for someone with Down syndrome who exhibits symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease? Attend a free monthly education and support group for family caregivers of individuals with Down syndrome who are concerned about Alzheimer’s disease. 

TIME:
3rd Tuesday of Every Month @ 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. 

LOCATION:
Alzheimer’s Orange County 
2515 McCabe Way, Suite 200 
Irvine, CA 92614 

CONTACT:
Kim Bailey, MSG 
949.757.3771 
kim.bailey@alzoc.org 

Program provided by Alzheimer’s Orange County, Regional Center of Orange County, and UCI MIND Down Syndrome Program.

Aug
4
Sat
ASK THE DOC with Mandarin translation @ South Coast Chinese Cultural Association/Irvine Chinese School, 2nd Floor Multipurpose Room
Aug 4 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

UCI MIND invites you to ASK THE DOC (with Mandarin translation), an open Q&A session.

UCI MIND’s quarterly ASK THE DOC program provides a unique opportunity for the community to have their most pressing questions answered by Orange County’s experts in brain aging and Alzheimer’s disease research.

Bring your questions about healthy brain aging and memory loss, diagnosis and treatment, research advances, and more to a panel of internationally renowned clinicians and scientists from UCI MIND, Orange County’s only state and federally designated Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center (mind.uci.edu).

Moderator:

  • Joshua Grill, PhD – Co-Director, UCI MIND

Translator:

  • Ruobing Li, MA – Patient Care Coordinator, UCI MIND

Panelists:

  • Steven Tam, MD – Assistant Clinical Professor, Medicine
  • Bryce Mander, PhD – Assistant Professor, Psychiatry and Human Behavior
  • Mark Mapstone, PhD – Professor, Neurology

No cost to attend. Please RSVP online here. For questions, call949.824.2147.

Sponsored by Legacy Fountain Angel and Jeffrey Lu