Arizona Alzheimer's Consortium Annual Conference

When: September 09, 2021 8:45am to 3:45pm

Register now to attend the 2021 Arizona Alzheimer’s Consortium Conference, a free event where patients, caregivers and family members gather to learn directly from some of the nation's leading scientists and physicians about advances in the fight against Alzheimer's disease. The conference is hosted by the Arizona Alzheimer's Consortium, a decades-old statewide collaboration that advances scientific understanding and early detection of Alzheimer's disease as well as the development of disease-stopping and preventative treatments.

This year's conference program will feature:

  • More than one hundred interactive scientific presentations during which attendees are invited to ask one-on-one questions of research scientists.
  • Ten oral presentations including a Q&A with physicians from Arizona’s leading neurological research institutions, including Arizona State University, Banner Alzheimer’s Institute, Banner Sun Health Research Institute, Barrow Neurological Institute, Mayo Clinic, TGen and the University of Arizona
  • Keynote speaker Dr. Zaven Khachaturian, lead designer of National Institutes of Health funded research programs for Alzheimer’s disease and brain aging, and editor-in-chief of the impactful scientific journal Alzheimer’s & Dementia.

Dr. Eric M. Reiman, executive director of the Banner Alzheimer’s Institute, CEO of Banner Research, and director of the Arizona Alzheimer’s Consortium, will conclude the conference.

Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided. Attendance is free but registration is required online (link below). We ask all attendees to follow the latest CDC guidelines for COVID-19 safety.

Who can register?

  • Physicians
  • Scientists
  • Students
  • Patients
  • Caregivers
  • Family members
  • Anyone interested in learning about Alzheimer’s disease

Audience: All
Audience size: Large (101-500)

Where

Campus: Main Campus

Address

University of Arizona Student Union, 1303 E. University Blvd.
Tucson , AZ
United States
Arizona US

Contact info & links

Contacts

Michael Terrill

Requests for disability-related accommodations should be directed to the event's primary contact: Michael Terrill