Annual Conference on Successful Aging (ACoSA)

Promoting Successful Aging and Brain Health

            Department of Psychology --- Evelyn F. McKnight Brain Institute -- BIO5 Institute

Diamond Sponsor: Tucson Medical Center

University of Arizona

February 21, 2014

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Tucson-Reid Park 

SUCCESSFUL AGING:  REDUCING YOUR RISK FOR ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE

Thank you everyone for another great conference!

Click here for more pictures of the 2014 conference.

Stay tuned for information on next year's event.  

 

PDF files of slide presentations below:

  • Understanding Symptoms, Causes, and Risks for Alzheimer’s Disease (Gene E. Alexander, Ph.D.)                                                                (Click here for pdf to view, click here for pdf to print)
  • Better Brain Aging Through Less Falls (G. Alexander Hishaw, M.D.)                                                                                                                          (Click here for pdf to view, click here for pdf to print)
  • Decreasing Risk for Alzheimer’s Disease Through Diet and Nutrition (Lee Ryan, Ph.D.)                                                                                     (Click here for pdf to view, click here for pdf to print)
  • The Benefits of Social Engagement for Maintaining Cognitive Health (Matthias Mehl, Ph.D., Betty Glisky, Ph.D.)                                            (Click here for pdf to view, click here for pdf to print)
  • Caregiving: Providing Care While Managing Stress (David Coon, Ph.D.)                                                                                                                 (Click here for pdf to view, click here for pdf to print)
  • New and Promising Therapies for Alzheimer’s Disease (Geoffrey Ahern, M.D.)                                                                                                    (Click here for pdf to view, click here for pdf to print)

 

Click here to see the directors talk about the conference on AZ Illustrated

 

For flyer for this event, click here.

For information and photos from the 2013 conference, click here.

To make a tax-deductible donation to the conference, click here.

 

Thank you to our 2014 Diamond Sponsors:

 

Thank you to our other 2014 sponsors: