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Markesbery Scientific Symposium and Poster Session Set for Nov. 6

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Oct. 28, 2019) — The University of Kentucky Sanders-Brown Center on Aging will hold the 9th Annual Markesbery Symposium on Aging and Dementia on Wednesday, Nov. 6.  The scientific session opens with check-in and registration at 8:15 a.m. in Karpf Auditorium, Pavilion A, UK Chandler Hospital 1000 S. Limestone. Speaker presentations begin at 9:30 a.m. and end at noon.

Judged poster session and boxed lunch will be held from 12:15 – 2:30 p.m. in the atrium of the Biomedical/Biological Sciences Research Building (BBSRB) 741 S. Limestone.

This year’s program features guest speaker Adam Brickman, Ph.D., professor of Neuropsychology, Department of Neurology, Columbia University, as well as research updates from Sanders-Brown Center on Aging.  

This event is free but registration is required. Go to:​ or