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Annual update on Alzheimer’s disease lecture

Dr. Rachelle Doody, professor of neurology and director of the Alzheimer's Disease and Memory Disorders Center.

Dr. Rachelle Doody, professor of neurology and director of the Alzheimer's Disease and Memory Disorders Center at Baylor College of Medicine, will present the annual Update on Alzheimer’s Disease lecture Oct. 21.

The educational symposium will take place at the Houston Museum of Natural Science, 5555 Hermann Park Drive, Houston, TX.

Doody, who is also the Effie Marie Cain Chair in Alzheimer’s Disease Research at BCM, will provide current information about research on the disease followed by a question-and-answer session.

The event is in partnership with the Alzheimer’s Association Houston & Southeast Texas Chapter. It is supported in part by the Moselle and Milton Pollack Endowed Fund for Alzheimer’s Education in the Alzheimer’s Disease and Memory Disorders Center at BCM.

The program is free and open to the public. Registration begins at 6:30 p.m. and the lecture starts at 7 p.m. To RSVP, call 1-800-272-3900.