Are you interested in learning about the brain and living a brain-healthy lifestyle as you age? Do you live in New York City? Then look no further, there are two free Successful Aging & Your Brain programs on Tuesday, March 13th!
Both programs begin with discussions on memory, normal age-related changes in the brain, brain diseases and disorders, and tips for keeping the brain healthy as we age, followed by an audience Q&A session.
NYU Langone Health
The first program is from 2 to 4 pm at NYU Langone Health’s Alumni Hall B at 550 First Avenue at 32nd Street. A panel will feature three experts from NYU Langone’s Center for Cognitive Neurology: Andreia Godinho De Andrade, Sonja Blum, and Elkhonon Goldberg. Jyoti Patel, research assistant professor in the department of neurosurgery at NYU Langone, will moderate the panel.
Registration is not required, but space is limited so please register online to ensure you have a spot. The program is presented by NYU Langone Health in partnership with the Dana Foundation and braiNY, the Greater NYC Chapter of the Society for Neuroscience’s city-wide collaboration in celebration of Brain Awareness Week (March 12-18), and includes a community brain fair for all ages taking place from 2 to 5 pm. Be sure to check out braiNY’s complete calendar NYC Brain Awareness Week events happening throughout NYC.
Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan
The second Successful Aging & Your Brain program is that evening at Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan, from 7 to 8:30 pm at 334 Amsterdam Avenue at 76th Street. Matthew E. Fink, neurologist-in-chief at New York-Presbyterian, and chairman of the department of neurology at Weill Cornell Medicine will give the talk, followed by an audience Q&A. The program is presented by Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan in partnership with the Dana Foundation. Space for the session is very limited, so be sure to register online or call (646) 505-5708 to reserve your spot.
Successful Aging & Your Brain events and want to learn how to keep your brain healthy as you age, you can always watch past programs on the Dana Foundation YouTube channel or read our free Successful Aging & Your Brain booklet.
But, of course, we hope to see you on Tuesday!
– Amanda Bastone