Former FHSU faculty member to speak on campus
09/10/2004

Dementia, gerontology, and neuroscience are just a few of the things that will be discussed Tuesday, Sept. 14, by Dr. Cameron Camp, a renowned expert in the area of Alzheimer's disease and a noted psychologist specializing in applied research in the area of gerontology.

He received his doctorate from the University of Houston and taught for 16 years, four of which were at FHSU. He is currently working at the Myers Research Institute of the Menorah Park Center for the Aging, Cleveland, OH, as the director and senior research scientist.

His presentation, "Non-pharmacological interventions for dementia: lessons from Montessori and neuroscience," is sponsored by the Fort Hays State University Psychology Department and will begin at 4 p.m. in Rarick Hall, room 314.

He has co-authored three college text books and published more than 90 articles in journals such as Experimental Aging Research, The Gerontologist and The Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neurophysiology.

For more information on the presentation contact Dr. Carol Patrick, chair of the Department of Psychology, at (785) 628-4406 or by e-mail at cpatrick@fhsu.edu.


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