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5th Annual MARKESBERY SYMPOSIUM ON AGING AND DEMENTIA
Community Session

Saturday, November 21, 2015

8:30 am – 12 noon

Lexington Convention Center
Bluegrass Room
430 W Vine
Lexington, KY 40507

The University of Kentucky Sanders-Brown Center on Aging presents the 5th Annual Markesbery Symposium on Aging and Dementia (flyer attached). The public is invited to attend this free informational program on Alzheimer’s disease to be held on Sat, Nov 21, 2015 at the Lexington Convention Center. The symposium will kick off at 8:30 AM with check-in and continental breakfast. Dr. Ronald Petersen of Mayo Clinic, who treated former President Ronald Reagan and singer/songwriter Glenn Campbell, will be the keynote speaker. The program will also include several presentations designed to highlight research and promote normal, healthy brain aging, and conclude with a question and answer session on memory and brain health issues.

The events are free and open to the public; however, you must register to attend. For more information or to register visit www.centeronaging.uky.edu, phone 859.323.6040 or email paula.thomason@uky.edu. Complimentary parking will be available in the High Street parking lot.