||The Boston University Alzheimers Disease Center Advisory Board cordially invites you to an exclusive reception and the premiere screening of I Remember Better When I Paint. This film by Eric Ellena and Berna Huebner, presented by French Connection Films and the Hilgos Foundation, and narrated by Olivia de Havilland is the first international documentary about the positive impact of art and other creative therapies on people with Alzheimer's and how these approaches can change the way we look at the disease. Among those who are featured are noted doctors from Boston University and Yasmin Aga Khan, president of Alzheimers Disease International and daughter of Rita Hayworth, who had Alzheimers.
Following the screening, there will be a panel discussion with:
Robert Green, MD, MPH, Boston University School of Medicine, Professor of Neurology, Genetics and Epidemiology Co-Director, Alzheimer's Disease Clinical & Research Program
Bob Stern, PhD, Boston University School of Medicine, Associate Professor of Neurology and Co-Director, Alzheimer's Disease Clinical & Research Program
Brandon Ally, PhD, Boston University School of Medicine, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Director of Neuropsychology Research, Center for Translational Cognitive Neuroscience, Bedford VAMC
John Zeisel, PhD, President and Co-Founder, Hearthstone Alzheiemer Care, Ltd.; I'm Still Here Foundation
Eric Ellena, President, French Connection Films
Meg Curtis, Innkeeper, caregiver to Alzheimers patient Skip Curtis featured in the film
Tuesday, January 12, 2010
6:00 p.m. Reception with light appetizers
6:30 p.m. Movie screening
7:30 p.m. Panel discussion
Boston University School of Management Auditorium, 595 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215
$10 per person
$6 per car
For more information, contact Boston University Alumni Relations at 800-800-3466 or firstname.lastname@example.org.