The Harvard College Alzheimer's Buddies program will host its first symposium at the First Parish Cambridge, Unitarian Universalist (3 Church Street, Cambridge, MA 02138) on Saturday, September 28, 2013 from 1:30 - 4:30pm. The symposium will include presentations by Harvard clinicians and researchers who are working in Alzheimer's disease.
More information regarding the symposium and the Alzheimer's Buddies program is attached.
The Massachusetts ADRC is an active supporter of the Alzheimer's Association's (MA & NH chapters) Greater Boston Walk to End Alzheimer's fundraising event. For several years, our Center's director, Dr. Bradley T. Hyman, had served as the Medical Chair of this successful event, and he will continue to do so this year!
According to the Alzheimer's Association, the Memory Walk is the nation's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research. Once again, the Greater Boston Walk will be held at Canal Park at Cambridgeside Galleria (100 Cambridgeside Place, Cambridge, MA 02111) on Sunday, September 29, 2013.
More information on the Greater Boston 2013 Walk to End Alzheimer's may be found at www.alzwalkMANH.org.
Members of the Boston-area scientific community are cordially invited to participate in the Massachusetts Alzheimer's Disease Research Center and Boston University Alzheimer's Disease Center's 26th annual scientific poster symposium on Friday, February 8, 2013 from 9:00am - 12:00pm in the Joseph B. Martin Conference Center at Harvard Medical School (77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston, MA 02115). The event will consist of a three-hour poster session in the Society for Neuroscience (SFN) format, and a light breakfast will be served.
The Alzheimer’s Disease Centers’ annual scientific poster symposium showcases the best of local neurodegenerative diseases research, and provides an opportunity for researchers to meet and share their work. We provide a buffet breakfast, and guarantee stimulating conversations. A program will be distributed at the symposium containing the abstracts from all posters displayed.
Participate in a silent & live art auction to benefit the Alzheimer's Association (MA/NH Chapter) at the Jewish Community Center (1160 Dickinson Street, Springfield, MA 01108) on Thursday, November 1, 2012.This free event features artwork from local artists as well as individuals with dementia.More information is attached.
Join jazz pianist and Action physician Elliot Steger and his Jazz Trio in an annual gala concert to benefit the Alzheimer's Association. This concert is presented by The Liberty Alzheimer Partnership of Greater Concord and the gala is called "The Color of the Night is Purple'!
The event will be held at the National Heritage Museum, 33 Marrett Road, Lexington, MA, 02421. A festive reception featuring a complimentary wine bar will start at 6:30pm, followed by the jazz concert at 7:30pm.
AlzTogether is a committee of young professionals (ages 25-40) who support the mission of the Alzheimer's Association, MA/NH Chapter. Join the committee at the Lucky Strikes Lanes (145 Ipswich Street, Boston, MA 02115) for a night of networking, social awareness and striking out Alzheimer's!
General admission is only $20 before June 1st and it includes bowling, fees for bowling shoes, and light appetizers. Cash bar and additional food can be ordered. Tickets are available now. Get yours before prices go up!
The Annual Memory Ride organized by the Alzheimer's Association will take place on Saturday, July 14, 2012 from the Devens Museum Field in Devens, MA.Exciting new changes for the 2012 Memory Ride includes a "Family Ride", "30 Mile Introductory Ride", "60 Mile Metric Century Ride", and the challenging "100 Mile Century Ride". For more information regarding the event, please visit www.memoryride.org.For more information regarding the event, please visit www.memoryride.org.