Events & Education at Banner Sun Health Research Institute  

Lectures and Events

 

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BSHRI Community Lecture Series

Myths and Truths:  ALTCS (Arizona Long Term Care System)
This presentation will discuss rules that that allow a well spouse to be protected from spending all their assets on ill spouses care, how to protect home from estate recovery, income and asset limits and what kind of services to expect from this program.

When: Wednesday, Aug. 12
Time: 2-3:30 p.m.
Where:  Banner Sun Health Research Institute, 10515 W. Santa Fe Drive,  Building B Morin Auditorium, Sun City
Cost: Free but registration is required
Call*:  (623) 832-3248 to register

The Good News: The Latest in Alzheimer’s Research
Marwan Sabbagh, MD, will present the latest updates in Clinical Trials Research in Alzheimer’s disease/Dementia.

Date: Friday, Aug. 28 
Time: 2-3:30 p.m.
Where: Banner Sun Health Research Institute, 10515 W. Santa Fe Drive, Building B Morin Auditorium, Sun City


Problem Behaviors: Solutions that Work
Dementia affects the ability to manage emotions, carry out daily living tasks, navigate the environment and communicate in a logical way.  Therefore “behaviors” communicate a real sense of discomfort for both the person and caregiver. This 2-hour class will address the most common types of behavior problems and pose a variety of solutions that caregivers can easily utilize.

Date: Wednesday, Aug.12
Time: 5-7 p.m.
Where: Banner Sun Health Research Institute, 10515 W. Santa Fe Drive, Building B Morin Auditorium, Sun City
Registration: Required due to limited seating, Call (623) 832-3248

Brain G.Y.M. (Grow Your Mind)
Lean how lifestyle choices can minimize the risk of Alzheimer’s disease and then “flex” your cognitive muscles as you determine how to exercise your brain.

Date: Tuesday, Aug. 18
Time: 9:30 a.m. – noon
Where:  The Colonnade, 19116 Colonnade Way, Surprise
Registration: Call (623) 207-1703. Class capacity is 20 people maximum and registration is required.

Planning Ahead
Planning Ahead is a free 2-hour class to help caregivers understand the importance of planning ahead for legal, financial and medical decisions for individuals with Alzheimer's disease/dementia. You will learn how to access relevant community resources, services and agencies. This class is for caregivers. We recommend that persons with dementia NOT attend.

Date: Tuesday, Aug. 18 
Time: 3-5 p.m.
Where: Banner Sun Health Research Institute, 10515 W. Santa Fe Drive, Building B Morin Auditorium, Sun City
Registration: Call (623) 832-3248 to secure seating.

*Registration will close 24 hours prior to event date.  

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