The Memory Thief: Lecture Summary by Mark Shannon

Dr. Lisa Genova came to Heinz Hall prepared to educate those assembled about Alzheimer’s disease.  She is a Harvard-educated neuroscientist and the author of the book “Still Alice” which became a movie of the same name featuring Julianne Moore in an Oscar-winning role. She began by saying that she is a neuroscientist and a novelist—two careers that don’t often go together.  After extensively … [Read more...]