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Addressing Alzheimer’s - Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment @ Central

Addressing Alzheimer’s - Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment @ Central

Part 2 of 3-part Brain Health Series
Part 1 | Part 3

Alzheimer’s Disease is currently the 6th leading cause of death in the United States.  New discoveries are changing the discussion around this disease as researchers work to find a way to end this pandemic.  Join us to learn more about how we fight Alzheimer’s Disease today and in the future.


  • Explain the difference between dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Describe the signs and symptoms of Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Discuss existing and advancing treatment for the disease

Free and open to the public. Register below to receive event reminders or contact the library for assistance.

Terry Fogerty
, BS, Research Community Outreach Coordinator, is responsible for community relations, education, and recruitment for the Alzheimer’s Disease and Memory Disorders Center at Rhode Island Hospital.  She is a member of the Governor’s Alzheimer’s Advisory Committee.  Terry has been working with Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) clinical trials teams to advance new treatments and prevention measures for Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias for the past 8 years and is dedicated to spreading the message of hope through research for those living with and at risk for Alzheimer’s disease.

Saturday, September 30, 2023
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Time Zone:
Eastern Time - US & Canada (change)
Zach Berger; 401-943-9080 x3; zach@cranstonlibrary.org
James T. Giles Community Room
Central Library
  Health & Wellness > Healthy Families  
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