Symposium

2017 Fall Symposium: The Role of Infection in Alzheimer's Disease

Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017 • 1:30 p.m.

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Boston Public Library - Central Library
700 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02116

Please join us at the Boston Public Library for our 7th annual Research Symposium!

 

 

 

 

1:30 p.m. Registration opens


2:00 p.m.
FILM SCREENING - Rabb Hall

Living With Alzheimer’s Film Project — Selected short films about Alzheimer’s

Discussion with Lisa Genova, author of Still Alice and Inside the O’Briens, Greg O’Brien, author of On Pluto: Inside the Mind of Alzheimer’s, and David Shenk, Project Creator and Executive Producer, and author of The Forgetting


4:00 p.m.
RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM - Rabb Hall

WELCOME:

Henry McCance and Jeff Morby, co-chairmen, Cure Alzheimer’s Fund

RESEARCH PRESENTATION:

Robert Moir, Ph.D., Harvard Medical School/Massachusetts General Hospital

Rudy Tanzi, Ph.D., Harvard Medical School/Massachusetts General Hospital; chair, Cure Alzheimer’s Fund Research Consortium

 

This event is free and open to the public. However, we request that you register in advance, as space is limited.