Alzheimer's Disease Center
We are dedicated to finding ways to treat and prevent Alzheimer's disease - a devastating illness that is predicted to rise to 12 million cases by the year 2030. We strive to educate people with Alzheimer's and their loved ones about the research, treatment, and support available here.
ADC Annual Symposium
"Emerging New Therapies for Neurodegenerative Diseases"
This year’s symposium will focus on current research exploring novel therapies for dementia, Alzheimer’s disease and other neurodegenerative diseases. We hope that interested researchers, fellows, faculty, and students will join us.
There is no fee for the symposium but we are not offering CEUs. Light refreshments provided.
Alzheimer's Association: Hope for Tomorrow Public Forum
Date: May 3, 2013
Where: Hyatt Regency Hotel, Dallas TX
"Hope for Tomorrow" is a multicultural forum for education, answers and hope. The symposium will focus on the neuroscience of Alzheimer's disease, related dementia diagnoses and the relation and impact to patients and families of diverse culture and underserved communities-- specifically African-American, Hispanic and Asian cultures in the Greater Dallas Service area. UT Southwestern speakers include: Kevin King, M.D., Ramona Rhodes, M.D., and Julio Rojas-Martinez, M.D.,, Ph.D. For more information and to register click here.
Help Us Find a Cure
The ADC has a strong research focus and conducts studies on brain changes related to healthy aging, mild cognitive impairment, Alzheimer's and other disorders. We could not conduct research without the support of volunteers. If you would like to take part, please fill out this brief form.