Addressing Systemic Racism: The Impact on African Americans with Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementia

Friday, 12/18/2020, 11:30 am.   ARCHIVED EVENT

Location: Online

This is the final session of a seven-month series in which the University of Wisconsin Center for Community Engagement and Health Partnerships explores how racism impacts African Americans with Alzheimer’s and related dementia. Gina Green-Harris, award-winning Director of the Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Institute presents the status of Alzheimer’s from the perspective of her institute, followed by a robust panel discussion Nia Norris, Assistant Director of the Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Institute; Stephanie Houston, Senior Outreach Specialist at the Wisconsin Alzheimer’s Institute; and Bashir Easter, Ph.D., Assistant Director of the UW All of US Research Program in Milwaukee who’s done research on adolescents as caregivers to Alzheimer’s patients.

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