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9/20/2019 - The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's on October 17, 2019

On Thursday, October 17, 2019 from 2:00-3:00pm, in the Kingsley Room, join us for this educational lecture presented by Dianne Davis, RN.

This slide presentation discusses the difference between normal aging and dementia, defines dementia including its various causes, and discusses the diagnosis and treatment of Alzheimer's disease. Handouts with space for notetaking will be provided.

Dianne Davis is a graduate of the Yale School of Nursing. She worked for many years with dementia patients and their families as a geriatric case manager at the Adler Geriatric Assessment Center at Yale-New Haven Hospital. She is a volunteer for the Alzheimer's Association and the chair of the New Haven Walk to End Alzheimer's.

Like all Southbury Public Library programs, this presentation is free to attend and open to anyone regardless of town of residency. Space is limited and registration is required. Please call 203-262-0626 ext. 130 to register. This program is made possible by the Yale Alzheimer’s Disease Center.