Support Research in Your Community.
Attend the Sydney Research Breakfast on January 30, purchase seats here
Attend the Halifax Research Breakfast on January 31, purchase seats here
Attend the Valley Research Breakfast on February 1, purchase seats here
Every January, the Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia hosts a Research Breakfast in Halifax, Sydney and new this year, the Annapolis Valley. The Alzheimer Research Breakfasts engage individuals, physicians, nursing home employees, home care agencies and businesses in education on current research in Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias. It’s an event that gives all guests the opportunity to support research and promote awareness in an effort to fight this disease.
The Sydney Research Breakfast
will be held on Wednesday, January 30 at the Membertou Trade & Convention Centre from 7:15 to 9:00 a.m. The theme this year is Perspectives on Dementia Prevention
and the guest speakers are Dr. Kenneth Rockwood, Geriatrician, Professor and Director of Geriatric Medicine Research and Dr. Monika Dutt, Medical Officer of Health for Cape Breton District Health Authority. Dr. Rockwood will present via video on his research involving non-traditional risk factors that combine to predict Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. To purchase seats for the Sydney Breakfast click here
In Halifax and the Valley, the theme for the Research Breakfast is Innovation in Dementia
. Join guest speakers, Travis McDonough, the CEO of 3DRX and Constable Matthew MacGillivray, training officer for the Halifax Regional Police. Both speakers will present on innovative ways they’re using technology to help those individuals and families living with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias.
The Halifax Research Breakfast will be held on Thursday, January 31 at the Westin Nova Scotian from 7:15-9:00 a.m. To purchase seats for the Halifax Research Breakfast online click here
The Valley Research Breakfast will be held on February 1 at the Old Orchard Inn in Wolfville. To purchase seats for the Valley Research Breakfast online click here
All proceeds from the breakfasts go directly towards research in all aspects of Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias.
For more information about any of the Breakfasts or to purchase seats over the phone, please call 902 422-7961 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Last Updated: 01/02/13