COA: Early Alzheimer's, Normal Aging, & the Neuroscience of Brain Health
Wednesday, April 241:00—2:30 PMThe Lois M. Anderson Community RoomThe Newbury Town Library0 Lunt St. , Byfield, MA, 01922
The Newbury Council on Aging presents:
Early Alzheimer's, Normal Aging, & the Neuroscience of Brain Health
presented by Dr. Karen Postal
Exercise and a healthy diet have a very strong impact on brain health and memory. Dr. Postal will discuss memory and cognitive changes common in aging, the neuroscience of healthy memory and aging, and how to tell the difference between normal aging and early signs of Alzheimer's disease.
Dr. Karen Postal is board certified in neuropsychology and pediatric neuropsychology. She is the immediate past president of the American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology, and a past president of the Massachusetts Psychological Association. She is a clinical instructor at Harvard Medical School where she teaches postdoctoral fellows in neuropsychology. Her research focuses on improving communication about neuroscience with patients and the general public. Dr. Postal has a private practice dedicated to helping people think better in school, at work, and throughout later life.
This is a free event to seniors and their caregivers!
PLEASE RSVP TO 978.462.8114
SEATING IS LIMITED TO 50
Light refreshments provided by the Friends of Newbury Council on Aging
Registration for this event opens Thursday, April 25 9:00 AM.