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Brian R. Ott, MD Research Symposium
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Join us for this year's Brian R. Ott M.D. Annual Research Symposium

New Approaches to Detecting Preclinical Alzheimer's Disease in High-Risk Adults: The Eye is the Window Into the Brain

Thursday, November 12, 2015
5:30pm Reception and cash bar, 6:00pm Presentation

Radisson Hotel Providence Airport
2081 Post Road Warwick, RI

Call 1-800-272-3900 to register. Pre-registration is required. No cost to attend.

Understand the current state-of-the-art, difficulties and new developments to improve detection of Preclinical Alzheimer's Disease (AD) in at-risk adults. Become familiar with new brain imaging and cognitive assessment approaches for identifying Preclinical AD in at-risk adults. Understand why AD researchers are exploring new biomarkers in the human eye (including retina), and appreciate where this line of new research may lead.

This year's guest speaker:


Peter J. Snyder, Ph.D. is the Senior Vice President & Chief Research Officer, Lifespan Hospital System, Providence, RI. He serves as Senior Associate Editor of Alzheimer's & Dementia: The Journal of the Alzheimer's Association. He is internationally known for his research on early detection in AD.

This activity has been awarded approval by the Northeast Multi-State Division (NE-MSD) Continuation Education Credits. Northeast Multi-State Division (NE-MSD) is accredited as an approver of continuing nurses education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

This activity has been approved by NASW RI for Continuing Education Credits



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