The following is a list of ADRC-sponsored lectures and events.
February 16-17, 2018
The Solomon Carter Fuller Memory Screening Day event welcomes Dr. Cerise Elliott, program analyst in the Division of Neuroscience at the National Institute on Aging, as its keynote speaker. On Friday, February 16, Dr. Elliott will present Department of Medicine Grand Rounds, meet with student researchers, and offer a community lecture on advancing health disparities in the African American community. The event continues on Saturday, February 17, with a caregiver workshop, a healthy cooking demonstration, and free memory screenings. Visit the event website for further details.
March 23, 2018
The Alzheimer’s Disease & Related Disorders Research Day is an annual event designed to encourage collaboration and promote scientific thought among faculty, students, and researchers from a wide range of disciplines across the UW-Madison campus. This year's event will be held March 23, 2018. Visit the event website for further details.
The Wisconsin ADRC invites abstract submissions on topics related to Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders.
Deadline for submission: Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Notification date: Thursday, March 1, 2018
Abstract submissions will be reviewed by members of the Alzheimer’s Disease & Related Disorders Research Day Committee. The poster session will be limited to 28 posters. The top abstract in each trainee level category (undergraduate; graduate student or research specialist; and fellow, post doc, or research scientist) will be invited to give a podium presentation during Alzheimer's Disease & Related Disorders Research Day. Awards will be given to the top presenters, and poster award winners will be announced at 5:00 p.m. on the day the event.
Click here for the online abstract submission form. For submission questions, please email Eva Davenport.