Event Title

Optimizing Brain Health

Start Date

29-5-2015 11:00 AM

End Date

29-5-2015 12:00 PM

Description

Assistant Professor, Neurology

Dr. Serruya will present the importance of regular aerobic exercise, healthy nutrition, healthy sleep, and social and cognitive engagement in enhancing brain health after a cancer diagnosis. What is known about cancer-therapy associated cognitive change or “chemo brain” will be explained, and strategies will be shared to help with this possible side effect of treatment.

Presentation: 50 minutes

 
May 29th, 11:00 AM May 29th, 12:00 PM

Optimizing Brain Health

Assistant Professor, Neurology

Dr. Serruya will present the importance of regular aerobic exercise, healthy nutrition, healthy sleep, and social and cognitive engagement in enhancing brain health after a cancer diagnosis. What is known about cancer-therapy associated cognitive change or “chemo brain” will be explained, and strategies will be shared to help with this possible side effect of treatment.

Presentation: 50 minutes