The Penn Memory Center Choral Group, led by Darina Petrovsky, a Penn Nursing Science PhD student, gave a fantastic performance at The Watermark at Logan Square. Over the course of 4 months, the group rehearsed a selection of Eastern Orthodox Easter music, Russian folk songs and American favorites. The performance closed with a rousing sing-along of America the Beautiful.


More than 85 people enjoyed the opening reception at the Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine on November 21, 2013, for Raymond W. Holman, Jr.’s photography exhibit – “Portraits of Alzheimer’s Caregivers.”




The 7th Annual Penn Memory Center Thank You Breakfast drew a full house to the Inn at Penn’s Woodlands Ballroom on Saturday, October 26, 2013. The annual invitation-only breakfast is held each year to thank research participants for their contribution to Penn’s Alzheimer’s disease research.

Over 200 research participants, their family members, guests and PMC staff gathered to enjoy a full breakfast buffet before hearing presentations on the latest updates in Alzheimer’s disease and the results of Alzheimer’s disease research done at the Penn Memory Center.

John Trojanowski, MD, PhD, Director of Penn’s Alzheimer’s Disease Core Center; Steven E. Arnold, MD, Director of the Penn Memory Center; Jason Karlawish, MD, Associate Director of the Penn Memory Center; and Felicia Greenfield, Associate Director for Clinical and Research Operations at the Penn Memory Center, presented the latest results from their research studies as well as updates on Penn Memory Center programs and upcoming research opportunities.