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Are You NERDY? Become an Advocate for Older Adult Health with Talk NERDY to Me for This Is Growing Old

Published June 3, 2021

Teresa Wright-Johnson shares her experience being a patient advocate and participating in the Alliance for Aging Research’s Talk NERDY to Me training.

We are looking for patients, family caregivers, researchers, and clinicians involved in Alzheimer’s disease, heart valve disease, atrial fibrillation, chronic pain and/or disability, and macular degeneration in adults age 65 years and older. Participants successfully completing the workshop will receive a stipend of $1,500 and a Certificate of Completion for participating in the training.

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Intro and outro music is City Sunshine by Kevin MacLeod.