Outreach and Engagement
Community outreach and education is done in collaboration with the
Massachusetts Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center (ADRC).
4/26/23: Dr. Clara Vila Castelar and our Research Coordinators Alex, Nikole, and Sofía at the East Boston Senior Center. Dr. Vila Castelar gave a presentation on Health and having a Healthy Brain while our research coordinators introduced BLAST and distributed educational resources on healthy aging.
3/23/23: Empanadas and lotería event in East Boston! Dr. Quiroz presented on healthy aging and memory followed by our CRCs leading a few rounds of Mexican lotería.
8/12/22: Sofia and Nikole our clinical research coordinators attended the VITRA HEALTH Mental health Awareness Fair at the Mozart Park in Jamaica Plain. This was an opportunity to meet with members of the community and other community organizations.
8/4/22: Sofia and Nikole at our annual information table at the Family Day Event at Plaza Betances, with the help of Inquilinos Boricuas en Acción (IBA).
8/26/21: Pictures from our information table at the Family Day Event at Plaza Betances, with the help of Inquilinos Boricuas en Acción (IBA). Striving to inform our communities about memory health and Alzheimers, as well as research opportunities!
8/20/21: Pictures from our information table at Mozart Park in Jamaica Plain!
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