Posts Tagged: hank

FORMER GOVERNOR MARTIN SCHREIBER CONFRONTS ALZHEIMER’S IN HIS BOOK, “MY TWO ELAINES”

GUEST:  Former Wisconsin Governor Martiin Schreiber…. Former Governor Marty Schreiber has faced many challenges in his life, but none has impacted him more than becoming a caregiver to his beloved wife, Elaine, whom he now describes in his book My Two Elaines: Learning, Coping, and Surviving as an Alzheimer’s Caregiver. Now in the later stages of… Read more »

IT’S NEVER TOO LATE TO LEARN: UW SCHOOL OF MUSIC OFFERS COMMUNITY MUSIC LESSONS

Guests:  Tim Shaw, retired physician and budding violin student;  Paula Su, doctoral candidate and violin teacher;  Cayla Rosche, soprano and Community Music Lessons Coordinator Have you ever wanted to learn to play the violin, viola, cello, guitar, flute, clarinet, bassoon, piano, saxophone, French horn, trumpet, trombone, percussion, or take singing lessons? The UW-Madison School of… Read more »

INFAMOUS MOTHERS SPEAK OUT ON DOMESTIC ABUSE

Guest:  Shannon Barry, Executive Director, DAIS (Domestic Abuse Intervention Services) DAIS (Domestic Abuse Intervention Services) will hold its annual Celebrate Independence Luncheon on Tuesday, June 19, at the Monona Terrace Community & Convention Center. Each year at this popular event, DAIS expands the circle of abuse awareness by presenting a keynote speaker who provides light… Read more »

PUBLIC HEALTH RISKS OF CLIMATE CHANGE

Guest:  Jonathan Patz, MD, MPH, Director, UW Global Health Institute…. It is the politics of climate change that is unsettled – not the science, says Professor Jonathan Patz, MD, MPH who is an expert on global health and the impact climate change is having on it. Professor Patz is Director of the UW Global Health… Read more »

WISCONSIN ALZHEIMER’S INSTITUTE WRAPS ITS WORK AROUND ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE

Guest:  Jane Mahoney, MD, Professor, UW Division of Geriatrics and Director, Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Institute The Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Institute was founded in 1998 and is within the UW-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health. It is separate from the Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center which was established in 2009 at UW with a grant from the… Read more »