The following is a list of ADRC-sponsored lectures and events.

View the full Geriatrics Didactic Series from the UW Division of Geriatrics.

2018 Annual Fall Lecture — Resilience in Brain Aging

October 1, 2018
5:00-8:00 p.m.
Gordon Dining & Event Center

Visit the event website to RSVP and learn additional details.


Feed Your Mind: Cooking for Brain Health

October 27, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
UW Health at The American Center
4602 Eastpark Blvd, Madison, WI

Join Alzheimers' disease, caregiving, and wellness experts for a morning of learning, meditation, and hands-on cooking inspired by the MIND diet for healthy brain aging. This class is sponsored by the UW Health Center for Wellness, Wisconsin Alzheimer's Disease Research Center, and the Alzheimer's Association South Central Wisconsin Chapter.

Cost: $30 for members of the public. Wisconsin Alzheimer's Disease Research Center Clinical Core Study participants receive a $20 discount on this class when they use the code 20MIND.

Register for the class online.

For questions, please contact Rebecca Wasieleski at or (608) 262-2687.


16th Annual Alzheimer's Disease Update Conference -- Wisconsin Alzheimer's Insitute

November 9 2018
7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
(A preconference workshop will be held November 8, 5:15 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.)
Madison Concourse Hotel
1 W. Dayton St., Madison, WI

Experts in the field of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias will present on topics that translate research into practice and include culturally-specific approaches to diagnosis and care that optimize patient and caregiver outcomes. The goal of the conference is to improve the diagnostic and therapeutic capability of healthcare providers who care for persons living with dementia due to Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias.

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Download the event brochure.