Jun
7
Fri
Dr. Mark Mapstone – Is There a Blood Test for Alzheimer’s? @ Facebook Live Event
Jun 7 @ 9:00 AM – 9:30 AM

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.

Jun
10
Mon
Mandarin Caregiver Support Group
Jun 10 @ 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
13
Thu
ASK THE DOC @ Bowers Museum
Jun 13 @ 1:30 PM – 3:30 PM

Do you have questions about brain health, memory changes, and Alzheimer’s disease? Ask the experts from UCI MIND, Orange County’s only congressionally designated Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center. Panelists will answer your most pressing questions during this free community Q&A session. 

Moderator:

  • Joshua Grill, PhD, Director, UCI MIND

Panelists:

  • Ahmad Sajjadi, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor, Neurology
  • Daniel Nation, PhD, Associate Professor, Psychological Science
  • Lindsay Hohsfield, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow, Neurobiology & Behavior

  • This session is in partnership with Alzheimer’s Orange County and Bowers Museum.
  • There is no cost to attend and parking is free.
  • For questions, call 949.824.9475 (or 714.567.3677 on the day of the event).
Jun
18
Tue
Down Syndrome Caregiver Support Group @ Alzheimer's Orange County
Jun 18 @ 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
8
Mon
Mandarin Caregiver Support Group
Jul 8 @ 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
12
Fri
Dr. Steven Tam – What Medications Can I Take to Prevent or Treat Alzheimer’s? @ Facebook Live Event
Jul 12 @ 9:00 AM – 9:30 AM

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. This event is scheduled for Friday, July 12 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.

Jul
16
Tue
Down Syndrome Caregiver Support Group @ Alzheimer's Orange County
Jul 16 @ 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
2
Fri
Dr. Craig Stark – Can Brain Scans Be Used to Diagnose Alzheimer’s? @ Facebook Live Event
Aug 2 @ 9:00 AM – 9:30 AM

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.

Aug
10
Sat
ASK THE DOC – Down Syndrome & Alzheimer’s Disease @ Alzheimer's OC
Aug 10 @ 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Do you have questions about Down syndrome, aging, and Alzheimer’s disease? Ask the experts from UCI MIND, Orange County’s only congressionally designated Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center. Panelists will answer your most pressing questions during this free community Q&A session.

Moderator:

  • Joshua Grill, PhD, Director, UCI MIND

Panelists:

  • Ira Lott, MD, Professor Emeritus of Pediatrics & Neurology
  • Elizabeth Head, PhD, Professor of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
  • Eric Doran, MS, Manager of UCI MIND Down Syndrome Program

This session is in partnership with Alzheimer’s Orange County, Down Syndrome Association of Orange County, and Regional Center of Orange County.

  • Refreshments will be provided by Jay’s Catering.
  • There is no cost to attend and parking is free.
  • For questions, call 949.824.9475 (or 949.955.9000 on the day of the event).
Aug
12
Mon
Mandarin Caregiver Support Group
Aug 12 @ 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