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Browse the calendar below by the categorized tabs to learn more about upcoming events associated with our center. To learn more about our annual events, explore the pages dedicated to Alzheimer Day and the Alzheimer's Disease Seminar Series.

November 2019

ThursdayNov 0712:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Alzheimer's Disease Seminar Series: Distinct Microscopic Signatures of Tau and TDP-43 Protienopathies in Frontotemporal Dementia Clinical Syndromes

David Irwin, Ph.D. | Assistant Professor of Neurology | Institute for Translational Medicine and Therapeutics | University of Pennsylvania | Associate Fellow | Institute of Aging | Department of Neurology | University of Pennsylvania

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Chicago

McGaw Pavilion, Daniel Hale Williams Auditorium, 240 E. Huron, Chicago

ThursdayNov 2112:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Alzheimer's Disease Seminar Series

Sterling Johnson, Ph.D. | Professor | Deptarment of Medicine | Geriatrics and Gerontology | University of Wisconsin-Madison | Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center (GRECC), Wm. S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital | Wisconsin Alzheimer s Disease Research Center | Wisconsin Alzheimer s Institute | Wisconsin Institute on Aging | Neuroscience Training Program | Department of Psychology

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Chicago

Robert H Lurie Medical Research Center, Baldwin Auditorium, 303 E. Superior, Chicago

December 2019

ThursdayDec 0512:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Alzheimer's Disease Seminar Series

Joe Mazzuli, Ph.D. | Associate Professor | The Ken and Ruth Davee Department of Neurology and Clinical Neurological Sciences | Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Jeff Savas, Ph.D. | Assistant Professor | The Ken and Ruth Davee Department of Neurology and Clinical Neurological Sciences | Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

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Chicago

McGaw Pavilion, Daniel Hale Williams Auditorium, 240 E. Huron, Chicago

ThursdayDec 1912:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Alzheimer's Disease Seminar Series

Maria C. Carrillo, Ph.D. | Chief Science Officer | Medical and Scientific Relations | Alzheimer's Association

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Chicago

McGaw Pavilion, Daniel Hale Williams Auditorium, 240 E. Huron, Chicago

January 2020

ThursdayJan 1612:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Alzheimer's Disease Seminar Series

Edward B. Lee, MD, PhD | Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine | University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

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Chicago

McGaw Pavilion, Daniel Hale Williams Auditorium, 240 E. Huron, Chicago

February 2020

ThursdayFeb 0612:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Alzheimer's Disease Seminar Series: FTLD-TDP Types and Variants

Eileen H Bigio, MD | Paul E Steiner Research Professor of Pathology | Neuropathology Medical Director | Northwestern ADC Neuropathology Core Leader | Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

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Chicago

McGaw Pavilion, 240 E. Huron, Chicago

ThursdayFeb 2012:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Alzheimer's Disease Seminar Series: Mechanisms in Aging and Dementia (MAD) Training Grant Day

Karen Duff, Ph.D | Deputy Director | Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain | Professor | Department of Pathology and Cell Biology | Columbia University Medical Center | Department of Psychiatry | New York State Psychiatric Institute

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Chicago

McGaw Pavilion, Daniel Hale Williams Auditorium, 240 E. Huron, Chicago

March 2020

ThursdayMar 0512:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Alzheimer's Disease Seminar Series

Julie A. Schneider, MD, MS | Professor of Neuropathology | Neurology | Rush University

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Chicago

Robert H Lurie Medical Research Center, Baldwin Auditorium, 303 E. Superior, Chicago

ThursdayMar 1912:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Alzheimer's Disease Seminar Series

Bernardino Ghetti, MD | Distinguished Professor | Indiana University School of Medicine

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Chicago

McGaw Pavilion, Daniel Hale Williams Auditorium, 240 E. Huron, Chicago

May 2020

ThursdayMay 1411:30 AM - 4:00 PM

26th Annual Alzheimer Day

Alzheimer Day features a lecture by an outstanding investigator in the field of neurocognitive studies, followed by poster presentations by Northwestern clinicians and scientists. Scientists and interested members of the community have the opportunity to exchange scientific information and research. An afternoon session including a panel presentation invites audience participation for questions about new treatments and state-of-the-art care.

more

Chicago

Northwestern Memorial Hospital Feinberg Pavilion, Third-Floor Conference Center, 251 E. Huron, Chicago

October 2019

MondayOct 146:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Younger-Onset Support Group

This monthly support group is for care partners of persons under the age 65 living with a form of dementia such as Alzheimer's disease in the early stage and their family members.

An interview is required to participate. For more information, please contact Kim Sangster at kimberly.sangster@northwestern.edu or 312-503-0604.

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No Location

MondayOct 216:00 PM - 7:30 PM

FTD/PPA Support Group for Caregivers

This monthly support group is for care partners of persons with Frontotemporal Degeneration (FTD) or Primary Progressive Aphasia (PPA).

An interview is required to participate. For more information, please contact Kim Sangster at kimberly.sangster@northwestern.edu or 312-503-0604.

more

No Location

November 2019

MondayNov 116:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Younger-Onset Support Group

This monthly support group is for care partners of persons under the age 65 living with a form of dementia such as Alzheimer's disease in the early stage and their family members.

An interview is required to participate. For more information, please contact Kim Sangster at kimberly.sangster@northwestern.edu or 312-503-0604.

more

No Location

MondayNov 186:00 PM - 7:30 PM

FTD/PPA Support Group for Caregivers

This monthly support group is for care partners of persons with Frontotemporal Degeneration (FTD) or Primary Progressive Aphasia (PPA).

An interview is required to participate. For more information, please contact Kim Sangster at kimberly.sangster@northwestern.edu or 312-503-0604.

more

No Location

October 2019

MondayOct 2812:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Alzheimer's Disease Advisory Committee Meeting

The Illinois Department of Public Health will hold its Alzheimer s Disease Advisory Committee (ADAC) meeting on October 28th, 2019 at 12:00 pm in the Rosenstone Conference Room of the Mesulam Center for Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer's Disease.

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Chicago

Tarry Research & Education Building, Rosenstone Conference Room, Tarry 8-780, 300 E. Superior Street, Chicago

November 2019

ThursdayNov 0712:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Alzheimer's Disease Seminar Series: Distinct Microscopic Signatures of Tau and TDP-43 Protienopathies in Frontotemporal Dementia Clinical Syndromes

David Irwin, Ph.D. | Assistant Professor of Neurology | Institute for Translational Medicine and Therapeutics | University of Pennsylvania | Associate Fellow | Institute of Aging | Department of Neurology | University of Pennsylvania

more

Chicago

McGaw Pavilion, Daniel Hale Williams Auditorium, 240 E. Huron, Chicago

ThursdayNov 2112:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Alzheimer's Disease Seminar Series

Sterling Johnson, Ph.D. | Professor | Deptarment of Medicine | Geriatrics and Gerontology | University of Wisconsin-Madison | Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center (GRECC), Wm. S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital | Wisconsin Alzheimer s Disease Research Center | Wisconsin Alzheimer s Institute | Wisconsin Institute on Aging | Neuroscience Training Program | Department of Psychology

more

Chicago

Robert H Lurie Medical Research Center, Baldwin Auditorium, 303 E. Superior, Chicago

December 2019

ThursdayDec 0512:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Alzheimer's Disease Seminar Series

Joe Mazzuli, Ph.D. | Associate Professor | The Ken and Ruth Davee Department of Neurology and Clinical Neurological Sciences | Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Jeff Savas, Ph.D. | Assistant Professor | The Ken and Ruth Davee Department of Neurology and Clinical Neurological Sciences | Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

more

Chicago

McGaw Pavilion, Daniel Hale Williams Auditorium, 240 E. Huron, Chicago

ThursdayDec 1912:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Alzheimer's Disease Seminar Series

Maria C. Carrillo, Ph.D. | Chief Science Officer | Medical and Scientific Relations | Alzheimer's Association

more

Chicago

McGaw Pavilion, Daniel Hale Williams Auditorium, 240 E. Huron, Chicago

January 2020

ThursdayJan 1612:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Alzheimer's Disease Seminar Series

Edward B. Lee, MD, PhD | Assistant Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine | University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

more

Chicago

McGaw Pavilion, Daniel Hale Williams Auditorium, 240 E. Huron, Chicago

February 2020

ThursdayFeb 0612:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Alzheimer's Disease Seminar Series: FTLD-TDP Types and Variants

Eileen H Bigio, MD | Paul E Steiner Research Professor of Pathology | Neuropathology Medical Director | Northwestern ADC Neuropathology Core Leader | Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

more

Chicago

McGaw Pavilion, 240 E. Huron, Chicago

ThursdayFeb 2012:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Alzheimer's Disease Seminar Series: Mechanisms in Aging and Dementia (MAD) Training Grant Day

Karen Duff, Ph.D | Deputy Director | Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain | Professor | Department of Pathology and Cell Biology | Columbia University Medical Center | Department of Psychiatry | New York State Psychiatric Institute

more

Chicago

McGaw Pavilion, Daniel Hale Williams Auditorium, 240 E. Huron, Chicago

March 2020

ThursdayMar 0512:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Alzheimer's Disease Seminar Series

Julie A. Schneider, MD, MS | Professor of Neuropathology | Neurology | Rush University

more

Chicago

Robert H Lurie Medical Research Center, Baldwin Auditorium, 303 E. Superior, Chicago

ThursdayMar 1912:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Alzheimer's Disease Seminar Series

Bernardino Ghetti, MD | Distinguished Professor | Indiana University School of Medicine

more

Chicago

McGaw Pavilion, Daniel Hale Williams Auditorium, 240 E. Huron, Chicago

May 2020

ThursdayMay 1411:30 AM - 4:00 PM

26th Annual Alzheimer Day

Alzheimer Day features a lecture by an outstanding investigator in the field of neurocognitive studies, followed by poster presentations by Northwestern clinicians and scientists. Scientists and interested members of the community have the opportunity to exchange scientific information and research. An afternoon session including a panel presentation invites audience participation for questions about new treatments and state-of-the-art care.

more

Chicago

Northwestern Memorial Hospital Feinberg Pavilion, Third-Floor Conference Center, 251 E. Huron, Chicago

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