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April 4, 2019 | 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Category: Seminar
Location: Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center
400 Renaissance Drive
Detroit, MI 48243
Cost: Free
Audience: Academic Staff, Alumni, Community, Current Graduate Students, Current Undergraduate Students, Faculty, Parents, Staff

Sponsored by:

Michigan Developmental Disabilities Council

2019 National Down Syndrome Society Adult Summit

 

Dementia is increasingly affecting more families as parents age, and as adults with Down syndrome grow older. Come and join us to learn about research and resources on I/DD and dementia in Michigan. Following the session there will be time to network with fellow attendees and the speakers.

Who should attend: Individuals with I/DD, family members and advocates

Speakers:  

•Alison E. Hirschel and Salli Pung, Michigan Elder Justice Initiative 
•Researchers Christina Marsack Ph.D. and Preethy Sarah Suamuel Ph.D.
•Kate Pierce,  Alzheimer's Association-Greater Michigan Chapter
•National Experts Matthew P. Janicki, Ph.D. and Seth M. Keller, M.D.
 

Registration is free, but space is limited. Reserve your spot at:

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/PQHBYG9

 

Location:

Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center

400 Renaissance Drive

Detroit, MI 48243

For more information about this event, please contact MDDC at (517) 335-3158.