The Department of Sociology & Criminology presents

—21st Annual Alzheimer’s Disease Educational Event—


“Grandchild’s Perspective on Alzheimer’s and Related Dementias”


Wednesday, March 16, 2011

7-9 pm

Dolan Center for Science and Technology / Donahue Auditorium  

*This event is free and open to the public. See information below for those earning CEU’s.


WHAT:             21st Annual Alzheimer’s Disease Educational Event at John Carroll University


            This event will feature the following:


FILM: “Grandpa, Do You Know Who I Am?”
An HBO Film produced and narrated by Maria Shriver

SPEAKER: Dr. William S. Schwab, Ohio Kaiser Permanente                                                                                                      Chief of Geriatrics & national co-lead physician for dementia and related disorders

TEEN PANEL: Discussion about relationships with Grandparents

*Two contact hours are available for counselors, social workers, and nurses for a $20 administrative fee.  To register, please visit JCU’s Continuing Education Office website:, or call

216. 397. 4245. 

John Carroll University’s Department of Sociology & Criminology and its Aging Studies Program, along with the Alzheimer’s Association, Cleveland Area Chapter are sponsoring this event. 

WHEN:                                Wednesday, March 16, 2011

                                7-9 p.m.

WHERE:              John Carroll University

                                20700 N. Park Blvd.

                                University Heights, OH 44118

Dolan Center for Science and Technology / Donahue Auditorium

CONTACT:          Dr. Penny Harris

                                Professor and Chair, Department of Sociology & Criminology

Director of Aging Studies


Posted on March 9, 2011