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Program planned on Alzheimer's research progress

June 6, 2014 by Phil Major

Event Date: 
Tue, 06/24/2014 - 10:00am

Growth in collaborative efforts among researchers across the globe is finally making a difference in the diagnosis and treatment of Alzheimer’s disease, says Meharvan Singh, PhD.
“Collaboration is the key to tackling any complex disease,” Singh said recently. “Alzheimer’s researchers today are so eager and willing to collaborate because we know it is the recipe for success. You can’t do it by yourself and meet the needs. You can’t be the Lone Ranger.”
Singh is dean of the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at the UNT Health Science Center in Fort Worth and president-elect of the Alzheimer’s Association – North Central Texas Chapter. He will discuss progress being made in Alzheimer’s research laboratories all over the world at a free public seminar 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday, June 24 at Clark Gardens, near Mineral Wells.
There is no charge to attend, but reservations are requested. To reserve your spot, call Shelly Young at 800-272-3900.

Sports Calendar

Thursday, August 21

  • AHS Varsity at Northwest Classic Varsity Tournament through Aug. 23, times TBA

Friday, August 22

  • AHS Varsity vs. Pascal at Aledo, a.m.

  • AHS Varsity at Byron Nelson Scrimmage, 9 a.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy High School at Lakehill Prep, 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday, August 26

  • AHS Varsity vs. Joshua at Aledo, 3:30 p.m.

  • AHS vs. Stephenville at Aledo;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, August 28

  • AHS Varsity at Volleypalozza Varsity Tournament through Aug. 30, times TBA

  • AHS JV at Joshua, 4:00 p.m.

Friday, August 29

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Fort Worth Academy, 5:00 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Cedar Park at Baylor University's McLane Stadium, Waco, Texas, 7:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity vs. Granbury Cornerstone at Aledo Middle School, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, August 30

  • AHS at Marcus I Invitational, North Lakes Park, Denton, Texas 76201, 7:00 a.m.

Tuesday, September 2

  • AHS Varsity at Burleson Centennial, 3:30 p.m.

  • AHS at Denton Guyer;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, September 4

  • AHS JV vs. Burleson Centennial at Aledo, 4:00 p.m.

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