Staying Sharp on Long Island


May 29, 2013

MEDIA ADVISORY
May 29, 2013

            
Contact:
Ann Whitman
(212) 223-4040
awhitman@dana.org
            

 

Staying Sharp in Long Island:
Local Experts Discuss Successful Aging

WHAT: 

Local brain experts will discuss cognitive health at the Staying Sharp session on June 8 at the Hilton Long Island/Huntington in Melville, New York. The program will begin with a panel discussion, followed by an audience Q&A.

WHO:

The program is presented by the Dana Alliance for Brain Initiatives, MetLife Foundation, and AARP. Panelists are:

  • Dennis Choi, M.D., Ph.D., Profesor and Chair of Neurology, Director, Neuroscience Institute, Stony Brook University School of Medicine
  • Patricia K. Coyle, M.D., Professor and Vice Chair Clinical Affairs, Department of Neurology, Stony Brook University School of Medicine
  • Drew Scott (moderator), Senior Correspondent, News 12 Long Island

WHEN:

Saturday, June 8
10:00AM – 12:00PM

The event is free and open to the public, but registration is required.
 To reserve your spot, call: (877) 926-8300 or register online.

WHERE:

Hilton Long Island/Huntington
598 Broad Hollow Road
Melville, NY 11747

The Dana Alliance for Brain Initiatives is a nonprofit organization of more than 330 leading neuroscientists, including ten Nobel laureates, committed to advancing public awareness about the progress and benefits of brain research.

Staying Sharp is a series of public forums and educational booklets for older Americans. Since its inception in 1994, the series has been attended by more than 34,000 people in 39 cities across the United States.

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