Advances in Aging Lecture Series with Dr. Allan Anderson

Monday, February 10, 2020 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

CME Credit Provided by the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson.

Sponsored by the UA College of Medicine – Tucson, Arizona Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program, and University of Arizona Center on Aging:

TOPIC: Maintaining Brain Fitness” 
SPEAKER: Allan Anderson, MD; Medical Director, Banner Alzheimer's Institute - Tucson


Monday, February 10, 2020
Noon-1 p.m. | A light lunch will be served
Kiewit Auditorium, UA Cancer Center
Map of UA Health Sciences/Banner - University Medical Center Campus

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The Advances in Aging Lecture Series is hosted by the University of Arizona Center on Aging Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program in conjunction with the Division of Geriatrics, General Internal Medicine and Palliative Medicine, Department of Medicine, UA College of Medicine - Tucson. It also serves as the grand rounds lectures for the division. For the full list of lectures in this series, please visit this webpage or click on the following PDF for a printable calendar: 


  1. The participant will identify the way our cognitive abilities change with normal aging.
  2. The participant will be able to discuss the potential lifestyle changes that will promote optimal brain functioning.
  3. The participant will identify the difficulty in translating observational studies to specific recommendations.

Target Audience: Physicians, nurses, social workers, other health-care professionals and interested community members

Methodology: Lecture

Accreditation Statement:
The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure Statement(s):
All faculty, CME planning committee members, and the CME office reviewers have disclosed that they have no financial relationships with commercial interests that would constitute a conflict of interest concerning this CME activity.

CONTACT: Brandi Stuckrath | 

View archived presentations of this lecture series: 

Coming Soon

March 9
Dr. Manoj Saranathan, Associate Professor, Departments of Medical Imaging and Biomedical Engineering
"The Role of the Thalamus Plays in Dementia/Memory"

April 13
Dr. Shaun Chatelain, Assistant Professor, Department of Geriatrics, General Internal Medicine & Palliative Medicine
"When Enough is Enough; De‐prescribing and Ceasing Preventive Testing/Screening"

May 9
Dr. Linda Phillips, Senior Director for Research and Innovation, University of Arizona Center on Aging


Event Coordinator: 
Brandi Stuckrath
(520) 626-5800
Event Contact Department: 
Arizona Center on Aging