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These events are open to all and free to attend (including free popcorn!)
Thursday, January 18, 2018
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Metro Cinema at the Garneau Theatre
8712 109 Street, Edmonton
Obesity isn’t the only health issue where every bite counts. Malnutrition is equally dangerous, especially among our aging population. But nutrition is one area where the prevention and treatment of frailty in seniors is promising — and holds the potential to save the health system money in the process.
Gain valuable insight on this topic from Dr. Leah Gramlich, alumna and professor in the University of Alberta’s Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry. Learn more about vital role of health-care providers and loved ones in improving the health and wellbeing of frail older adults.
*This event is open to alumni and their guests.
Date & TimeFeb. 14, 2018
Location2-520A Enterprise Square
10230 Jasper Ave