elderly hands piecing together jigsaw puzzle of brainLearn about research into dementia and Alzheimer’s disease at a public event April 9. (© Orawan - stock.adobe.com)

Event to showcase research into dementia

An event April 9 promising to unveil groundbreaking research into dementia and Alzheimer’s disease will feature UWindsor professors.

Psychology professor emeritus Jerome Cohen and Siyaram Pandey of the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry will share their preclinical research aimed at halting the progression of Alzheimer’s disease. Their presentation will delve into innovative approaches in combating this debilitating condition, offering hope for patients and care partners alike.

Joshua Armstrong of the Alzheimer Society of Canada will present findings from his report offering insights into “The Many Faces of Dementia in Canada,” shedding light on the multifaceted nature of dementia and its impact on Canadian society.

The free event will feature two identical sessions to accommodate attendees’ schedules — 9 to 11 a.m. or 6 to 8 p.m. — at Art Windsor Essex, 401 Riverside Dr. West.

To reserve a spot, RSVP at www.alzheimerwindsor.com or email Eugene van Wyk at evanwyk@aswecare.com.