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Backus Hospital to Host Forum on Alzheimer’s

June 13, 2014

NORWICH—Backus Hospital will host a free educational forum on Alzheimer’s disease on Tuesday, July 8, from 6:30-8 p.m. in the Backus Hospital Main Lobby Conference Room 326 on Washington Street in Norwich.

The talk—“Is It Alzheimer’s or Just Forgetfulness?”—will be hosted by Mahmoud Okasha, MD, from Comprehensive Psychiatric Care in Norwich, a member of the Backus Medical staff and an Associate Clinical Professor at the Yale School of Medicine.  Doctor Okasha will discuss the signs, symptoms, and treatments of Alzheimer’s disease.

For more information or to register for this event, call (860) 892-6900.