Atlanta Links and Emory Join to Offer Aging Forum

The Emory Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center (ADRC), the Emory Center for Health in Aging and The Links Inc. — Atlanta Chapter are inviting the public to attend the 5th Community Forum on Tuesday, April 30, at the Carter Presidential Center from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The Community Forums are held to create awareness of health promotion practices about memory preservation for long-term lifestyle benefits. The topic for this year’s forum is designed to help family members, caregivers and health care professionals obtain information about community resources and unlock answers to the keys that reduce caregiver stress.

After attending the forum participants will be able to identify best practices that lessen the caregiving burden.

Attendees will hear from the top researchers, social workers and clinicians on prevention strategies and scientific advances related to conquering caregiver challenges.

The Forum is open to the community and comprised of public health professionals, caregivers, and men and women who want to explore the latest standards of care that implement a multidisciplinary team approach for patients with cognitive impairments.

There is no charge for this event however space is limited. Registration is required and parking is free. For more information, contact Cornelya Dorbin at 404-712-1416.


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