ASK THE DOC: Alzheimer’s Research Today is an informative Facebook Live video series focused on the most pressing questions and latest research in the fight against Alzheimer’s disease. Presented by a panel of experts from UCI MIND, this series is scheduled for the first Friday of each month from 9:00-9:30AM PST at @UCIrvineMIND on Facebook.
Planned dates and topics are as follows:
Friday, February 1: Dr. Bryce Mander – Can Poor Sleep Cause Alzheimer’s?
Friday, March 1: Dr. Ahmad Sajjadi – What Causes Memory Problems in Older Adults?
Friday, April 5: Dr. Andrea Tenner – Is Alzheimer’s an Immune Disorder?
Friday, May 3: Dr. Elizabeth Head – Are There Any Promising Vaccines for Alzheimer’s?
Friday, June 7: Dr. Craig Stark – Can Brain Scans Be Used to Diagnose Alzheimer’s?
*Friday, July 12: Dr. Steven Tam – What Medications Can I Take to Prevent or Treat Alzheimer’s?
Friday, August 2: Dr. Mark Mapstone – Is There a Blood Test for Alzheimer’s?
Friday, September 6: Dr. Edwin Monuki – What Have Researchers Learned from Brain Donations?
Friday, October 4: Dr. Malcolm Dick – When Should I See a Doctor About Memory Concerns?
Friday, November 1: Dr. Maria Corrada – Will I Get Alzheimer’s If I Live Long Enough?
Friday, December 6: Dr. Ira Lott – What Is the Link Between Down Syndrome and Alzheimer’s?
For more information on this series and to learn how you can help UCI MIND fight Alzheimer’s disease, please visit http://www.mind.uci.edu.