Events & Education at Banner Sun Health Research Institute  

Lectures and Events

 

Reasearch Institute Compass

Brain Gym
Get a jump start and train your brain today! Your brain is much more then memory! In this program , learn about the different domains of your brain, such as cognition, language, attention, visuospatial, executive function, and of course, memory. 

When: Tuesday, Feb. 24, 1-3:30 p.m.
Where: Banner Sun Health Research Institute, 10515 W. Santa Fe Dr., Building B, Sun City
Call: (602) 230-2273 (CARE) registration is required due to limited availability. Class is limited to 20 participants.


BSHRI Community Lectures Series

Topic:  Legal 
When: Friday, Feb. 27, 2-3:30 p.m.
Where: Banner Sun Health Research Institute, 10515 W. Santa Fe Dr., Building B, Sun City
Call: (623) 832-3248, registration is required due to limited availability.


Giving People Strategies (GPS) Classes for Caregivers
Sponsored by Banner Alzheimer’s Institute and Banner Sun Health
Research Institute, this lecture series provides caregivers for people with dementia strategies to address common challenges.

Try This, Not That: Solutions for Common Behaviors in Dementia
The experts from Banner Alzheimer’s Institute and Banner Sun Health Research Institute will address a variety of behaviors with
strategies that are likely to minimize, if not eliminate, common behavior problems.

  • When: June 12, 10:30 a.m.-noon 
  • Where: Musical Instrument Museum, 4725 E. Mayo Blvd., Phoenix
  • Cost: Free
  • Registration: Required, call (602) 230-2273 (CARE)

Finding Activities that Work in Dementia
The experts from Banner Alzheimer’s Institute and Banner Sun Health Research Institute will help you find simple, affordable and
pleasurable activities both in and out of the home while assisting to create a daily calendar of fun.

  • When: Feb. 13, 10:30 a.m.-noon 
  • Where: Banner Baywood Heart Hospital, 6750 E. Baywood Avenue, Mesa
    Cost: Free
  • Registration: Required, call (602) 230-2273 (CARE)
  • When: April 10, 10:30 a.m.-noon
  • Where: Banner Sun Health Research Institute, 10515 W. Santa Fe Drive, Sun City
    Cost: Free
  • Registration: Required, call (602) 230-2273 (CARE)

Staying Me: Maintaining a Sense of Self through Dementia & Parkinson’s disease
Caregiver health and well-being is essential therefore the experts from Banner Alzheimer’s Institute and Banner Sun Health
Research Institute will provide a variety of ideas and solutions to restore balance and while maintaining a sense of self during
caregiving.

  • When: March 13, 10:30 -noon
  • Where: Musical Instrument Museum, 4725 E. Mayo Blvd., Phoenix
  • Cost: Free
  • Registration: Required, call (602) 230-2273 (CARE)
  • When: May 8, 10:30 a.m-noon
  • Where:  Arizona Museum of Natural History, 53 N. MacDonald, Mesa
  • Cost: Free
  • Registration: Required, call (602) 230-2273 (CARE)

The A-B-Cs of Hospice & Palliative Care
People mistakenly think hospice care is about dying… you call hospice when nothing more can be done. Nothing could be further from the truth. Hospice focuses on life by bringing comfort, dignity and peace to those facing serious illness. Hospice is about living life to its fullest. Living with a serious illness is not easy. Working with doctors and hospitals; navigating the maze of care needs; figuring out insurance coverage; and taking care of a family while coping with emotional, physical, and spiritual needs can be overwhelming. Find out the truth about how the Medicare covered hospice and palliative care benefit can work for you.

  • When: Wednesday, March 11, 2-3:30 p.m.
  • Where: Banner Sun Health Research Institute, Morin Auditorium, 10515 W. Santa Fe Dr., Sun City
  • Cost: Free
  • Registration: Required, call 623) 832-3248
clinical trial

To schedule an appointment at The Cleo Roberts Alzheimer's and Movement  Disorder Clinic,
call (623) 832-6530.

Banner Sun Health Research Institute
10515 W. Santa Fe Drive
Sun City, AZ 85351
(623) 832-6500
 
 
 
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