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The Sealy Center on Aging supports a number of events related to research, education, and community service throughout the year focusing on improving the health and well-being of the elderly. Follow @UTMB_SCoA on Twitter and visit our Facebook Page for announcements.

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Dementia Caregiver Conference June 9th in Alvin

May 9, 2023, 10:26 AM by SCOA

You're invited to a Caregiver Conference at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church - Download Flyer

FREE and Open to the Public

110 E. South St, Alvin, Texas

Friday, June 9, 2023, 11 am to 2 pm

  • 11 am “Hearing Loss, Speech Disorders and the Brain ” Presented by Dr. Michelle Saltarrelli.
    Dr. Michelle Saltarrelli earned her MS degree from Southeastern Louisiana University and her Doctorate of Audiology from LSU. She hosts her own live, monthly talk radio show on 700 AM Meet the Experts and owns Autumn Oak Speech Voice and Hearing in Friendswood.
  • Noon Light Lunch catered by Catholic Daughters District 17
  • 12:30 pm “Preserving Assets When a Family is Affected by Dementia” Presented by Attorney Sara Preston.
    Sara Preston is an Estate Planning Attorney in Pearland, Texas. She is a graduate of South Texas College of Law. She is focused on estate planning - wills, and trusts, as well as probate matters.
  • 1 pm “Exciting New Developments in the Treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease” Presented by Dr. Paul Schulz.
    Dr. Paul Schulz is Professor and Vice Chair, of the Department of Neurology, McGovern Medical School at UTHealth. Director of the Memory Disorders and Dementia Clinic at McGovern Medical School, and Director, the Dementia Program, UTHealth Neurosciences Mischer Neuroscience Institute. 
  • 2 pm Visit Our Experts and Free Memory Screenings 

Please RSVP by June 1 to:

Dale Libby, 979-236-5393, or Brenda Maust, 979-849-5051,

The Brazoria County Alzheimer’s Awareness Project is an educational outreach of the Gathering Place. The Brazoria County Gathering Place Interfaith Ministries is a 501c3 nonprofit and United Way Community Partner. Offices in Angleton and Alvin.

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