Staying Sharp in Kansas: Free Discussion and Q & A on the Aging Brain


June 11, 2015

MEDIA ADVISORY
June 11, 2015

             
Contact:
Ann Whitman
(212) 223-4040
awhitman@dana.org
            

 

Staying Sharp in Kansas: 
Free Discussion and Q and A on the Aging Brain

WHAT:

Learn about the aging brain, memory, and brain health at the free Staying Sharp session on Saturday, June 13 at the Overland Park Kansas Convention Center in Overland Park. The program will begin with a panel discussion featuring local experts, followed by an audience question and answer session.

WHO:

WDAF Fox 4 Anchor Loren Halifax will moderate the panel of experts: Anne Arthur, ARNP, BC, Jeffrey Burns, M.D., M.S., and Russell H. Swerdlow, M.D., from the University of Kansas Alzheimer’s Disease Center, and Anne L. Foundas, M.D., from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine.

The program is presented by the Dana Foundation, the MetLife Foundation, and AARP.

WHEN:

Saturday, June 13
10:00AM – 12:00PM 

The event is free and open to the public. For reservations please call (877) 926-8300 or register online at https://aarp.cvent.com/stayingsharpKC2015

WHERE:

Overland Park Kansas Convention Center
6000 College Boulevard
Overland Park, KS 66211

The Dana Foundation is a private philanthropic organization that supports brain research through grants, publications, and educational programs.

Staying Sharp is a series of public forums and educational booklets for older Americans. Since its inception in 1994, the series has been attended by more than 41,000 people in 48 cities across the United States.

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