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The Basics of Alzheimer’s Disease
Instructor: Greg Woods, Program Specialist and Research Champion | Alzheimer’s Association Iowa Chapter
Date: Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Time: 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Course #: 2906
Alzheimer’s disease is not a normal part of aging. If you or someone you know is affected by Alzheimer’s disease or dementia, it’s time to learn the facts. This program provides information on detection, causes and risk factors, stages of the disease, treatment, and much more.
Greg Woods is the Program Specialist and Research Champion for the Alzheimer’s Association’s Greater Iowa Chapter. Greg has been with the Association for over two years after receiving his Master of Public Health degree from the University of Iowa. Prior to that he received his bachelor’s in Neuroscience from Drake University and then spent three years in medical school at Iowa. He is based out of Fort Dodge and oversees 15 counties in north-central Iowa, helping with support groups, educational programming, planning for the Walk to End Alzheimer’s, and more.