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Care Connection Webinar: Preventing Neurocognitive Decline: Before and After Diagnosis

July 13 @ 1:00 pm 2:00 pm EDT

It is estimated that up to 40% of risk factors for Alzheimer’s disease are modifiable, meaning that we can actually alter our lifestyles to reduce our risk. Even after diagnosis, the modification of these risk factors may have important benefits for the overall course and sense of well-being. This talk will review the major risk factors and describe how to adopt a brain-healthy lifestyle.

Speaker: Marc Agronin, MD

Marc Agronin, MD is a board-certified geriatric psychiatrist and has worked at Miami Jewish Health since 1999, currently serving as the Chief Medical Officer of the Frank C. and Lynn Scaduto MIND Institute and for Behavioral Health at Miami Jewish Health. He is a nationally-recognized expert, researcher and educator on neurocognitive disorders, and the author of 11 books and hundreds of articles, including regular features in the Wall Street Journal on age-related issues.