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Weill Cornell Medicine Wellness Series

Weill Cornell Medicine Wellness Series, Kips Bay Library, Free Program

446 Third Avenue, New York, NY 10016, 212-683-2520

No Registration Required, Open to Adults 18+

 

 

Alzheimer’s Disease, Parkinson’s Disease and Lewy Body Dementia

 

Michael Lin, M.D.  Associate Professor of Neurology,  Department of Neurology

Weill Cornell Medicine

 

Wednesday February 27th, 2019 at 2:00PM

 

 

 According to the Alzheimer's Association 1 in 3 seniors will die with Alzheimer's Disease or other dementias. The National Institute on Aging describes Alzheimer’s Disease as an irreversible, progressive brain disorder that slowly destroys memory and thinking skills, and eventually the ability to carry out simple tasks.Join us for a presentation exploring Alzheimer's Disease, Parkinson's Disease and Lewy Body Dementia as part of the Weill Cornell Medicine Wellness Series at the Kips Bay Library. Michael Lin, MD is a Weill Cornell Medicine Associate Professor of Neurology. Dr. Lin received his medical degree from the University of California at San Francisco and completed his neurology residency at the Massachusetts General Hospital before coming to Weill Cornell Medicine. Dr. Lin's interest is in Alzheimer's Disease and other neurodegenerative diseases affecting cognition. He is the director of the Weill Cornell Memory Disorders Clinic, where he sees patients clinically and oversees clinical trials seeking new therapies for Alzheimer's Disease.

Sunday, February 17 at 2:00pm


446 Third Avenue, New York, NY 10016

Event Type

Lecture/Seminar, Information Session

Departments

Myra Mahon Patient Resource Center

Mission

Education, Patient Care

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