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2021 Mayo Clinic Conference on Brain Health and Dementia

October 29, 2021 @ 9:15 am - 4:00 pm EDT

Course Directors: Ronald C. Petersen, M.D., Ph.D. and Angela M. Lunde, M.A.

This year’s conference will pay tribute to all that families impacted by dementia are going through during these unprecedented times, while providing a unique opportunity to learn, feel connected, and gain a renewed sense of hope for a brighter path forward.

In addition to Ronald Petersen, M.D., Ph.D and other Mayo Clinic faculty, invited speakers include:

  • Carl Hill, Ph.D., M.P.H., National Alzheimer’s Association
  • Jason Karlawish, M.D., University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
  • Sarah Lenz Lock, SVP Policy & Brain Health, Exec. Director, Global Council on Brain Health
  • Tetyana Shippee, Ph.D. School of Public Health, University of Minnesota
  • Anne and Steve Wagner, Minneapolis, MN
  • A line up of inspirational individuals create HOPEFEST; a showcase of current projects, programs, research, and opportunities for those living with dementia today and their care partners.

Concurrent with the scientific program for physicians and healthcare professionals, there will be a separate patient-oriented symposium. Registration for the patient symposium is free for patients and their family members.

For LIVE/IN-PERSON Registration (no cost and no Continuing Medical Education (CME) Credits)

For LIVESTREAM/VIRTUAL Registration (no cost and no Continuing Medical Education (CME) Credits)

Scholarships for Professionals seeking continuing education credits


For questions regarding registration, please contact Nick Rethemeier at Rethemeier.Nicholas@mayo.edu


October 29, 2021
9:15 am - 4:00 pm EDT