Category Archives: Staying Sharp

Staying Sharp Mandarin Inspires More Events

Public engagement continues to be a crucial part of the Dana Foundation’s mission. Dana’s public outreach arm, the Dana Alliance for Brain Initiatives (DABI) shares information about the brain through programs like Brain Awareness Week, Lending Library, and Staying Sharp. … Continue reading

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Staying Sharp Upcoming Events

We have back-to-back weekends of Staying Sharp starting this Saturday, May 10, in Queens, New York, and then the following Saturday in Tallahassee, Florida. The forums are close to each other on the calendar, but will be quite far apart … Continue reading

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Minority Health Month Interview: Patrick Griffith

Proportionally, minorities are more likely than whites to have Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias in the United States. African Americans are two times more likely than non-Hispanic whites to be affected and Hispanics are 1.5 times more likely. These persistent … Continue reading

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Free Staying Sharp Program Saturday in Oakland

If you will be in the Bay area this weekend, please join us Saturday at the Allen Temple Baptist Church in Oakland for a free Staying Sharp forum. The program includes a panel discussion from 9 am to 11 am … Continue reading

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Learning How to Stay Sharp at NYU

Yesterday afternoon, close to 75 active agers attended the Staying Sharp event at NYU’s Langone Medical Center, eager to learn more about cognitive health and hear tips for successful aging. We live-tweeted from the session and created a Storify post … Continue reading

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