KETCHUM, Idaho –News Release:
St. Luke’s Wood River Foundation presents Remember: The Science of Memory and the Art of Forgetting
Join the St. Luke’s Wood River Foundation for its annual Health and Well-being Speaker Series featuring Lisa Genova, Ph.D. The event takes place 5:30 p.m., on Wednesday, August 2nd, at the Church of the Big Wood in Ketchum.
Lisa Genova, Ph.D. is a Harvard-trained neuroscientist and New York Times bestselling author. Inspired by neuroscience and the human spirit, her bestselling work includes STILL ALICE (now an Oscar-winning film) and Remember: The Science of Memory and the Art of Forgetting. Genova is an acclaimed storyteller whose first TED talk, What You Can Do to Prevent Alzheimer’s, has over eight million views.
Genova will delve into the fascinating world of memory and forgetting, discussing the latest research on how our brains store and retrieve information and why some memories stick with us while others fade away. She will explore the various factors that can influence memory, including age, genetics, and lifestyle choices, and offer practical tips for maintaining good brain health and memory function as we age. Continue to read full news release.