The Woman's Club of Albany
United in Service to Our Community Since 1910
Member Monday February 27th
5:30 p.m. -- Happy Half Hour
6:00 p.m. -- Pot Luck Supper
6:30 p.m. -- Program
"New Frontiers for Aging Brains"
The discussion will include: recent discoveries about how brain diseases work; novel directions for therapies for Huntington's, Parkinson's, Alzheimer's; mis-folding proteins that trigger breakdowns in the functions of critical cells; and engineered antibody technologies.
Our speaker will be Anne Messer, Ph.D., a principal investigator on the team of the Neural Stem Cell Institute, Regenerative Research Foundation and a professor of biomedical sciences at the University at Albany.
Smile. You're on camera!
Students from the College of Saint Rose will join us at Member Monday to shoot a promotional video for the Club. This could be your big moment on film! Help us show the world what a great group of women we are!
The Governance Committee will accept nominations from the floor for people to serve on the Nominating Committee to select candidates for the WCA board.