Cypress Homecare Honored by Neurologist Visit

We at Cypress HomeCare Solutions are making a continuing effort to stay abreast of issues and progress made within the areas that affect our clients each and every day. Last month, In an series that we call, “Allow us to Introduce…,” brought to our Caregiving community by Cypress HomeCare Solutions and Bivens and Associates, we were honored to be visited by leading neurologist, Dr. Marwan Sabbagh, to discuss some topics in his book called, The Alzheimer’s Answer. Topics included supplements, Down Syndrome, clinical trials, the insulin study and the clip regarding football players and veterans with TBI (traumatic brain injury).

Click here for a small clip of the doctor speaking on a study being done for Down Syndrome patients.

Dr. Marwan Sabbagh is the founding director of the Cleo Roberts Center for Clinical Research. Opened in 2000, the Center, with Dr. Sabbagh as the principle investigator, has conducted scores of clinical trials for Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases, as well as prostate cancer and arthritis. Dr. Sabbagh, a board-certified neurologist, received his medical degree from the University of Arizona. He is also the Associate Director of the Arizona Alzheimer’s Disease Core Center, a clinical instructor in the Banner Health/St. Joseph’s Hospitals Geriatric Fellowship Program, clinical assistant professor of neurosciences at the University of California-San Diego and a visiting scientist in the Department of Neurology at Mayo Clinic Scottsdale. Dr. Sabbagh served his residency in neurology at Baylor College of Medicine and a fellowship in geriatric neurology and dementia at the UC-SD School of Medicine.

Cypress encourages you speak to one of our staff if you have any questions concerning Alzheimers, Down Syndrome and how caregiving might relate to your life today.

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Posted on October 21, 2011