Speaker Series: Genetics and Lifestyle

Wednesday, September 18, 2019
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
George Ignatieff Theatre
15 Devonshire Place
Toronto, ON M5S 2C8

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Genetics and Lifestyle

How we live our lives, and who our parents were, each have an impact on our risk for diseases of memory. Join Dr. Sharon Cohen as she explains the different roles played by lifestyle and genetics in influencing the development and outcome of Alzheimer’s disease.


Green P at 7 Bedford, just north of Bloor, street parking on Devonshire, TTC: St George Station, Bedford Exit

Cost: $10


5:30pm Registration

6:00pm-7:00pm Lecture

7:00pm-7:30pm Q&A


Presented by Toronto Memory Program

Dr. Sharon Cohen

Dr. Sharon Cohen is a Canadian-trained behavioural neurologist. She is the medical director and site principal investigator at Toronto Memory Program. She is known for her excellence in patient care, teaching and clinical research. She holds an FRCPC in neurology from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. For the past 25 years, Dr. Cohen has been committed to improving treatment for Alzheimer’s and related disorders. Her memory clinic and research site are among the most active in Canada and have provided care and clinical trial opportunities to thousands of individuals.

Presented by: Toronto Memory Program

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Sponsored by: 147 Elder Street

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