Presentations and Community Partnering: 2017

This List is constantly being updated.  If you do not see a talk you are interested in or something that fits your schedule, come back often.  If you attended a talk, or missed a talk, contact us for pdf of talk, if available.

January 9, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.

March 8, 2017 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

  • Dr. Lopez will moderate at The Fifth Annual Symposium on Alzheimers Disease and Related Dementias 
  • This year’s topic is Sports Concussion related dementias
  • Florida Gulf Coast University, 10501 FGCU Blvd S, Fort Myers, FL 33965, United States
  • There is no charge for the event; however, there will be a $50 fee for CEU-seeking candidates and a license number must be provided with your RSVP. CEUs are available for Nurses, Nursing Home Administrators and Guardians. CEUs for Social Workers are still pending. Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP by February 25th, 2015 to (239) 437-3007.
  • The Symposium is made possible by the Bernard P. Sweeney Endowment Fund
  • For more information please contact Jan Kerlin, Executive Director at the Alvin A. Dubin Alzheimer’s Resource Center at (239) 437-3007 or;

May 11, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.

  • Dr. Lopez will speak on “Combatting Depression and Social Isolation, Brain Fitness/Wellness.”
  • United Way: 7273 Concourse Drive Fort Myers, FL 33908
  • (239) 433-2000
  • There is no charge for the event.
  • Contact: Kathy Monroe (Sanibel FISH)

May 25, 2017 at 6:00 p.m.

  • Dr. Lopez and Sergio Rivera, CSCS, will speak on “Dementia Prevention:
    Mind and Body Fitness.”
  • Cypress Cove: 10200 Cypress Cove Drive, Fort Myers, FL 33908
  • 239-324-0985
  • There is no charge for the event.
  • Contact: Cheri Helmink

July 19, 2017 at 2:00 p.m.

  • Dr. Lopez will speak on “”The Key to Maintaining Your Health in times of Stress.”- from perspective of the Enteric Nervous System: The Second Brain
  • At Shellpoint Retirement Community/ The Island  / Recreational Activity Center/Osprey Room
  • Shell point Retirement Community, 15101 Shell Point Blvd, Fort Myers, FL 33908, United States
  • There is no charge for the event.
  • Shell point Residents: Contact Anne Kimball
  • (239) 466-1131
  • Download Presentation Here:   Brain-Gut Axis-Handouts