Banner Sun Health Research Institute Hosting Seminar on the Effective Management of Alzheimer's Through Approved Medications

February 03, 2016

SUN CITY, Ariz. – Banner Sun Health Research Institute is hosting a free seminar from 2 to 3 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 23, focusing on approved medications for the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease. While these medications are not able to cure the illness, some of them can be effective in managing the symptoms.

Participants will learn about the medications used to help treat the disease, the reasonable expectations for use, potential side effects, and tips for common issues.

This lecture will take place at Banner Sun Health Research Institute in Morin Auditorium, located at 10515 W. Santa Fe Dr., Building B in Sun City. This seminar is open to the public, but seating is limited. To reserve your spot, please call (623) 832-3248.

Since 1986, Banner Sun Health Research Institute, part of nonprofit Banner Health, has been a leader nationally and internationally in the effort to find answers to disorders of aging including Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease. The institute, together with its Arizona Alzheimer’s Consortium partners, has been designated by the National Institutes of Health as one of just 29 Alzheimer’s disease centers in the nation. The institute’s Cleo Roberts Center for Clinical Research takes laboratory discoveries to clinical trials that foster hope for new treatments. Banner Health is Arizona’s leading health care provider and largest private employer. For more information, visit www.bannershri.org.