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2010 Norman Field Lecture
The 2010 Field Lecture was held on Thursday, October 7, at the Monmouth Regional Hih School, 1 Norman Field Way, Tonton Falls, NJ. The Speaker is Dr Zaven S. Khachaturian, current editor of the journal "Alzheimer's and Dementia". His lecture is entitled "Preventing Alzheimer's by 2020?
Our increasing life expectancy has brought about a ruse in dementia and other memory disorders. A large proportion if today's baby boomers is at risk of some form of dementia or neurological disease. These disorders are socially disruptive and require long-term, labor -intensive care. Faced with a looming financial catastrophe in the US health care system, Dr. Khachaturian has led the call fir a national strategic goal to prevent Alzheimers diseases in the next decade. He will discuss the nature of these disorders and the current state of research and hopes of reaching this goal.
THe lecture is free and the public is cordially invited to attend. Further information can be found at tne Field Lecture website.