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Backus schedules Alzheimer's forum for July 8

Published June 18. 2014 2:42PM   Updated June 18. 2014 2:44PM

Norwich – The William W. Backus Hospital will host a free educational forum on Alzheimer’s disease from 6:30 to 8 p.m. July 8 in the hospital’s main lobby conference room, room 326. 

The talk, titled, “Is It Alzheimer’s or Just Forgetfulness?” will be hosted by Dr. Mahmoud Okasha from Comprehensive Psychiatric Care. He is a member of the Backus medical staff and an associate clinical professor at the Yale School of Medicine.

Okasha will discuss the signs, symptoms and treatments of Alzheimer’s disease. 

For information or to register, call (860) 892-6900.

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