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Understanding Your Genetic and Non-Genetic Risks for Alzheimer's Disease

Wednesday 06/06/2018 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM
North Shore Senior Center
161 Northfield Road, Northfield, IL 60093

Once assumed to be unpreventable, risk of Alzheimer’s disease is influenced by many factors, both

genetic and non-genetic. And, we continue to learn about these factors as more and more research around the world is reported. During this presentation, you will learn about the ongoing quest of researchers and scientists to understand these modifiable risk factors and learn what the research says regarding the effect of lifestyle modifications on risk.

Presented by: Anne Marie Morgan, MPH, CPT
NorthShore University HealthSystem Center for Brain Health
Anne Marie Morgan is a Sr. Clinical Research Associate at NorthShore University HealthSystem and acts as project manager for the Center for Brain Health, whose mission is to preserve and improve brain health by preventing neurodegenerative disease.

Mrs. Morgan holds a masters degree in public health from the University of Illinois at Chicago, where she specialized in Gerontology, and Behavioral and Community Health Sciences.

3:00pm – 3:30pm – Sign-in and Refreshments
3:30pm – 4:30pm - Presentation

1.0 CEU to nurses, professional counselors, social workers and nursing home administrators.

There is a $5.00 fee payable to Elderwerks Educational Services, a 501C3 not-for-profit corporation, PO Box 92, Cary, IL 60013, requested from all registrants prior to this event. To pay by credit card, an invoice will be emailed after registration. *No fee for community members

To register, please email or call 847-462-0885

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