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Center for Neurodegenerative Disease Research

Related Events

A list of neurodegenerative disease-related events hosted by CNDR partners and collaborators.

14th Annual Jane Wright Symposium on Parkinson's Disease for Patients and Caregivers

Thursday, June 15, 2017
9:00 AM — 2:00 PM
Hilton — Philadelphia
4200 City Avenue, Philadelphia PA

More details, including registration information, to follow.

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Financial Empowerment Series for Caregivers

Presented by Penn Memory Center, Penn Healthy Brain Research Center, & Wharton's Bridges to Wealth program

June 29, 2017, July 6, 2017, and July 13, 2017
2:00 — 4:00pmRalston Wellness Center
3615 Chestnut Street

Please RSVP by June 27, 2017!

Do you manage your loved one's money? The Penn Memory Center and Penn Healthy Brain Research Center have partnered with Wharton's Bridges to Wealth program to bring free financial empowerment workshops to older adults in the Philadelphia region.The program consists of three classes — on June 29, July 6, and July 13 — from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Ralston Wellness Center, 3615 Chestnut Street. Participants are expected to attend all three classes.   

Download the flyer here

Contact Tigist Hailu at 215-573-6095 or

Register online

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Past Related Events

Penn Medicine Town Hall Meeting on ADRD Funding Opportunities

On Wednesday, June 1, 2016, the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine’s Institute on Aging (IOA), Center for Neurodegenerative Disease Research (CNDR), and Penn Translational Neuroscience Center (PTNC) co-hosted their first Town Hall Meeting, open to all interested University of Pennsylvania researchers.

The idea behind this joint effort is to increase the awareness and knowledge of the variety of available National Institutes of Health (NIH) funding opportunities relating to Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders (ADRD) and the neurosciences, with many already underway here at Penn.

For more information, including a full event recap, speakers, interview and virtual tour videos, current funding opportunities, and more, visit:
IOA's Town Hall Meeting webpage

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