Free Public Event: The Aging Brain

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What does every congressional district have in common? Baby Boomers – the sizable generation of people now in their 50s to 70s. It is well documented that the collective aging of the Boomers will have public health impacts. This includes the impacts of the aging brain. Come and learn what happens to the brain as we get older, what happens when the process goes wrong, and what we can do to strengthen the brain as we age.


When:
Friday, July 21, 2017
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm (EST)

Where:
2045 Rayburn House Office Building
Washington, DC, 20515

Speakers:
Wendy Suzuki, Ph.D.
Professor of Neural Science and Psychology in the Center for Neural Science at New York University, Member of the Dana Alliance for Brain Initiatives 

Marie Bernard, M.D.
Deputy Director, National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health

Register by Friday, July 21, 8:00 am (EST). For questions, please contact Chloe McPherson at cmpherson@aaas.org

This event is hosted by AAAS and the Dana Foundation.

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