EXPLORING THE GENETICS OF ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE

All About Living with Carol Koby
All About Living with Carol Koby
EXPLORING THE GENETICS OF ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE
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Guests:  Lindsay Farrer, PhD, Medical Geneticist, Boston University Schools of Medicine and Public Health;  Carol Hutchinson, Outreach Specialist, Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center

The NIH-funded Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center will host its Annual Fall Community Lecture, EXPLORING THE GENETICS OF ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE, on Tuesday, October 25, at Monona Terrace. The free and open to the public program opens with a Resource Fair at 5:00 p.m. followed by Speaker Presentations at 6:00 p.m.  No reservations are required, and parking vouchers will be given.

On this radio program, hear Lindsay Farrer, PhD discuss the impact of genes on developing Alzheimer’s Disease and the advancements being made in Alzheimer’s research.  Dr. Farrer will be the featured speaker at the October 25th Lecture.  He is joined on the program by Carol Hutchinson who shares details on the upcoming Lecture and the expanding federally-funded Alzheimer’s research at UW-Madison.