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Changes in Memory and Cognition with Normal Aging and Beyond
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 @ 10:00 AM-12:00 PM$10
Registration required. FREE to the first 10 registrants, $10 per person thereafter. OPEN to ALL. Space is limited. Middle and high school students welcome.
Check the calendar for additional talks in the series, UNFORGETTABLE: TALKS ON The Science of Memory on March 12, 26 and May 13.
Featured Speaker: Lauren Schwarz, Ph.D., ABPP-CN, Assistant Professor of Neurology and Director, Neuropsychology Division, Department of Neurology & Psychiatry, Saint Louis University
Lapses in memory and word finding difficulties are common complaints as we age. How do we know when we should be concerned about these slips in our abilities? Saint Louis University neuropsychologist, Dr. Lauren Schwarz, discusses the common cognitive changes that occur with aging and pays particular attention to how to differentiate between normal aging, Mild Cognitive Impairment, and dementia. You won’t want to miss this informative and in-depth look at memory and aging.
UNFORGETTABLE: TALKS ON The Science of Memory
From one of the world’s first scholars to see the value in studying how humans retrieve memories, to a neuroscientist who studies the impact of stress on memory, you’ll hear from leading experts and gather some useful strategies, tips and tricks to improve and strengthen your memory and long-term recall in this unforgettable series on the science of memory.
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