Learn how to live life like it’s golden! Join us for the 9th Annual Solomon Carter Fuller event, held each year to build awareness of Alzheimer's disease in the African American Community. This year's Brain Health Brunch will include a free community brunch, wellness fair, performance by The "Amazing Grace" Chorus, caregiver education workshops, healthy food demonstration and memory screenings. This event is free and open to the public.
This year's guest speaker will be Carl V. Hill, PhD, MPH, of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Dr. Hill leads the National Institute on Aging's (NIA) efforts in stimulating health disparities research related to aging. Dr. Hill is the director of the Office of Special Populations. In this position, he helps to facilitate studies focused on health disparities; supports the development of initiatives to enhance NIA’s research and training efforts targeting underrepresented groups, including minorities and women; and provides advice and guidance to senior staff on health research related to special populations.
Dr. Hill will offer the keynote address "Double Jeopardy: The Curious Case of Health Disparities in the U.S."
The Solomon Carter Fuller Brain Health Brunch is sponsored by the Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center, Alzheimer’s & Dementia Alliance of Wisconsin and Wisconsin Geriatric Education Center.
Please register online for the free community brunch, or call (608) 232-3400 to register over the phone. Walk-ins day of the event are welcomed. Please encourage your family and friends to attend.
- Times: 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM
- Admission: Free