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PennNYC Event: Untangling Alzheimer’s: A Key to Healthy Aging

Cocktails and conversation with Penn Medicine’s top brain researchers

   

PennNYC and the Penn Club of New York invite you to an evening of conversation with two of the world’s highest-impact researchers on Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, ALS/Lou Gehrig’s disease, and frontotemporal degeneration.  The dynamic husband and wife team of Dr. John Q. Trojanowski (RES'80, HOM'87) and Dr. Virginia M.-Y. Lee (WG'84, HOM'93) will brief us on the exciting advances their laboratory has made toward diagnosing and effectively treating these devastating disorders, as well as tips for promoting healthy brain aging and memory.

Speakers:
John Q. Trojanowski, M.D., Ph.D. is the William Maul Measey-Truman G. Schnabel, Jr., M.D., Professor of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, Director of the Institute on Aging, Director of the Alzheimer’s Disease Center at the University of Pennsylvania, and Director of the Morris K. Udall Parkinson’s Disease Research Center of Excellence

Virginia M.-Y. Lee, Ph.D., M.B.A. is the John H. Ware 3rd Professor in Alzheimer’s Research, Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, and Director of the Center for Neurodegenerative Disease Research and Marian S. Ware Alzheimer Program

Date: Tuesday, May 22, 2012
Time: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Location: Penn Club of New York, 30 West 44th Street (between 5th and 6th Avenues)
RSVPSOLD OUT! Get on the waitlist here. Contact
Madeleine Kronovet with questions (212.403.6625).
Cost: $20






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