The Important Connection Between Down Syndrome and Alzheimer’s Disease
What you need to know
Title: Understanding Down Syndrome and Alzheimer’s Disease Research
Date: Thursday, April 7
Time: 12pm – 1pm MST
Global Members – Free
Non-Members – $10
What is the connection between Down syndrome and Alzheimer’s disease? Will everyone with Down syndrome get Alzheimer’s? Can studying people with Down syndrome lead to novel therapies or a cure to Alzheimer’s?
Internationally-renowned scientist – Huntington Potter, PhD, Director of Alzheimer’s Disease Research at the Linda Crnic Institute for Down Syndrome and Director of the Rocky Mountain Alzheimer’s Disease Center and Dean Hartley, PhD, Director of Science Initiatives at the national Alzheimer’s Association, will cover these questions and more.
This important webinar will be held online, and participants will have the opportunity to view the presentation and listen live as Dr. Potter and Dr. Hartley provide key information and answer questions. Please RSVP today. Once you have completed your registration you will receive an email confirmation with the meeting link and audio access information.
This webinar is one of many benefits associated with Global Down Syndrome Foundation Membership. Learn more about Global’s award-winning magazine, Down Syndrome World™, and how to become a Global Member today.
If you have a family member or dear friend with Down syndrome, if you are interested in research affecting people with Alzheimer’s or cognitive delay, this webinar is for you.