Alzheimer’s Foundation of America hosting free virtual conference May 11

May 5, 2021

NEW YORK — North Dakota residents will be offered a free virtual conference by the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 11.

The conference is part of the AFA’s 2021 Educating America Tour. The conference will allow participants to learn from and ask questions of health care and legal experts.

Dr. Mehmet Oz, host of “The Dr. Oz Show,” will be a guest speaker and share his family’s personal Alzheimer’s story regarding the diagnosis of his mother, Suna Oz. He will describe how the diagnosis impacted his family and share tips to promote good brain health and healthy aging.

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Those who can’t participate in the virtual conference or have immediate questions about Alzheimer’s disease can connect with licensed social workers seven days a week through AFA’s toll-free helpline by calling 866-232-8484 or web chatting at by clicking the blue and white chat icon in the right-hand corner of the page.