Each year during African American History Month, the Wisconsin ADRC, in conjunction with the Alzheimer’s & Dementia Alliance of Wisconsin, hosts the Solomon Carter Fuller Community Discussion about Alzheimer’s Disease and Memory Screening Day. This annual two-day educational gathering includes continuing education for health care professionals, a community lecture, confidential memory screenings, and educational workshops for Alzheimer’s disease patient caregivers.
This year, Solomon Carter Fuller Memory Screening will be held on Friday-Saturday, February 16-17.
The following events are free and open to the public.
Commuity lecture about Alzheimer’s disease and reception
February 16, 2018, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Fountain of Life Covenant Church, 633 W Badger Rd, Madison, WI 53713
“Advancing Health Disparities Research in the African American Community”
Presented by Dr. Cerise Elliott
Memory Screenings & Workshops
February 17, 2018, 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
The day will include a caregiver workshop, free memory screenings, and a healthy cooking demonstration featuring Chef Rod Ladson.
The Village on Park, 2300 S Park St, Madison, WI 53713
The following events are offered in conjunction with Solomon Carter Fuller Memory Screening day and are intended for health professionals and students.
Department of Medicine Grand Rounds
February 16, 2018, 8:00-9:00 a.m.
William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital, Auditorium Room A1028
“Advancing Health Disparities Research with the U.S. National Institute on Aging,” presented by Dr. Cerise Elliott
View of PDF of the Grand Rounds flyer.
Roundtable Student Luncheon with Dr. Cerise Elliott
February 16, 2018, 12:00-1:30 p.m.
RSVPs required. View a PDF of the event flyer.
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