Recent Presentations

Benefits of Early Diagnosis & An Update on Alzheimer Research

Dr. Andrew Frank, Medical Director of the Memory Disorder Clinic at Elisabeth Bruyere Hospital, was the guest on CFRA radio program Sunday Night with Rabbi Bulka. Listen to the one-hour podcast at http://devel.autopod.ca/chum/37/podcasts/ and select the January 5, 2014 program.

Are We Aging Well?

Presented by Dr. Samir Sinha, Provincial Lead, Ontario’s Seniors Care Strategy; Director of Geriatrics, Mount Sinai and The University Health Network Hospitals; Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Toronto and The John Hopkins School of Medicine, at The Saroj Lal Alzheimer Society Lecture held at the Alzheimer Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County’s Annual General Meeting on June 13, 2013. Dr Sinha’s presentation notes and/or view his one-hour presentation on YouTube that follows Mr. Mike Morissette’s 10 minute presentation on “Sharing Our Jouney”.

The Aging Brain: A lifetime in the making

Presented by Dr. Marcus Richards, PhD, Programme Leader, Medical Research Council; Professor of Cognitive Epidemiology, University College London, United Kingdom, at The Saroj Lal Alzheimer Society Lecture held at the Alzheimer Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County’s Annual General Meeting on June 26, 2012. View the podcast.

Early Diagnosis and Treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia

This was the focus of the Alzheimer Society’s January 2012 Alzheimer Awareness Month Campagin. Our chapter’s thanks to Dr. Andrew Frank, Cognitive and Behavioural Neurologist; and Medical Director, Memory Disorder Clinic, Elisabeth Bruyere Hospital, for his generous support that included:

Drugs in Dementia: the Good, the Bad & the Ugly

Presented by Dr. Frank Molnar, MD., Chief, Regional Geriatric Program of Eastern Ontario, at the Alzheimer Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County’s October 21, 2011 public education seminar.

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