The 2014 Brain Health Fair

Presented by the American Brain Foundation

Saturday, April 26 from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, PA in Exhibit Hall A.

The Brain Health Fair is a FREE, daylong family event connecting thousands of patients, families, and caregivers affected by a brain disease, as well as the general public interested in brain health. Participants can attend classes held by top neurologists and activities on Alzheimer’s disease, stroke, Parkinson’s disease, traumatic brain injury, epilepsy, headache, multiple sclerosis, child development, peripheral neuropathy and other types of brain disease.

Each year the Brain Health Fair is scheduled during the opening day of the American Academy of Neurology’s Annual Meeting, which brings over 12,000 neurologists and health care professionals into a participating U.S. city.

More information is available here.

 

Frontotemporal Degeneration Caregiver Conference

Friday, May 30, 2014

The Penn Frontotemporal Degeneration Center invites you to attend a day-long conference for caregivers of persons with FTD and related conditions such as ALS and Corticobasal Degeneration.   This conference is open to family caregivers, health professionals, scientists, students and others with an interest in FTD.  This conference will include presentations by Dr. Murray Grossman and a team of experts in the field of FTD.

To Register:
There is no charge to attend this event, but space is limited.  Pre-registration is required. Please visit http://ftd.med.upenn.edu
Program time: 8:00-5:00 PM includes lunch and morning and afternoon refreshments.

Program Location:
University of Pennsylvania
Biomedical Research Building II/III – Auditorium
421 Curie Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Pre-registration required

Questions or Concerns?
Contact:
Christine Ray, MSW
215-349-5873
rayc@mail.med.upenn.edu