IU neurologist to talk about developments in dementia research Oct. 24

POSTED: October 14, 2019

A diagnosis of dementia can be devastating to individuals, but it also has a profound impact on the entire family, friends and communities. Dr. Jared Brosch, a neurologist at Indiana University will talk about those implications and developments in dementia research on Oct. 24 at CICOA Aging & In-Home Solutions’ Envision Lecture.

Dr. Brosch will share evidence that links lifestyle and what the future may look like for those with the disease. The lecture begins at 9 a.m. at CICOA’s offices, 8440 Woodfield Crossing Blvd.

Tom Coverdale knows just how devastating a dementia diagnosis can be. The former Indiana University basketball star from Noblesville will talk about how life changed for him and his family when his mother began having memory loss at age 55.

CICOA launched the Envision Lecture Series to bring to the forefront issues, such as dementia, that impact seniors, people with disabilities and communities. The discussion is open to the public. The cost to attend is $10 and students are free.

To learn more go to https://cicoa.org/events/developments-in-dementia-research/.

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