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.
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 Improv Asylum (216 Hanover Street, Boston, MA 02113) for a comedy night to raise funds for Alzheimer's disease while having fun!
Generation admission to the 21+ event is $20. Prior to the show, there will be a networking event at Paddy O's (33 Union Street, Boston, MA 02108 ). All are welcome.
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 Honorary Medical Chair of this successful event.
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. In 2011, more than $2.3 million was raised in Massachusetts and New Hampshire in the fight against Alzheimer's disease.
More information on the Greater Boston 2012 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 25th annual scientific poster symposium on Wednesday, February 8, 2012 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 AD 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.
This event will also be co-sponsored by the Harvard NeuroDiscovery Center.
Hosted by State Representative Jeffrey Sanchez (D - Jamaica Plain) and Boston University/Boston Medical Center, the Harvard Clinical & Translational Science Center and the Tufts Clinical & Translational Science Institute, the event will feature a speaker series, health screenings, a luncheon at noon, and free giveaways.
This fun-filled event will take place at the Massachusetts State House (24 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02133).
Produced by Catalyst Collaboration @ MIT, a science theater collaboration between the Underground Railway Theater & MIT, the World Premiere of Remembering H.M. will explore the life & Times of Henry Molaison, who was unable to form new memories after experimental brain surgery at the age of 27. H.M.'s personal tragedy became neuroscience's golden opportunity...