Dr. Craig Stark – Can Brain Scans Be Used to Diagnose Alzheimer’s?

By January 22, 2019
When:
August 2, 2019 @ 9:00 AM – 9:30 AM
2019-08-02T09:00:00-07:00
2019-08-02T09:30:00-07:00
Where:
Facebook Live Event
Cost:
Free

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. Mark Mapstone – Is There a Blood Test for Alzheimer’s?

*Friday, July 12: Dr. Steven Tam – What Medications Can I Take to Prevent or Treat Alzheimer’s?

Friday, August 2: Dr. Craig Stark – Can Brain Scans Be Used to Diagnose 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.

Join the discussion 2 Comments

  • James McBride says:

    We don’t have facebook. Is it possible to attend the live session?

    • Kirsten says:

      Hi James,
      For this Facebook Live video series, you do need a Facebook account to view it and comment live. We understand and respect anyone’s decision whether or not to use Facebook. You may email (kleinkm@uci.edu) or call (949.824.9475) us beforehand with any questions you’d like the doctors to consider in the live videos. The videos will be posted on UCI MIND’s Blog (https://www.mind.uci.edu/blog/) and YouTube (https://www.youtube.com/user/UCIMIND) channel after each episode, where you may access them at any time.

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