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Group, The; Alzheimer's Research


8/12/96 Alzheimer's Update

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Group, The
Alzheimer's Research
Series Description

Nightly public affairs roundtable featuring rotating group of Boston area residents discussing topics drawn from the news. Each program will open with a short produced piece introducing the topic, then join the discussion in progress. No host, panelists are drawn from group of 30-40 people from all walks of life in the Boston community.

SERIES PREMIERED NOV 1991; DISCONTINUED AS OF JAN 1996 Series release date: 11/1991

Program Description

Panelists: Charles P. Pierce, Writer, GQ magazine; Sue Miller, author, The Distinguished Guest; Daniel Schacter, Professor of Psychology, Harvard University, Author, Searching for Memory; Dennis Selkoe, Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Director, Center for Neurologic Disease, Brigham and Women's Hospital; Carmela Abraham, Assistant Professor of Biochemistry, Boston University School of Medicine, Co-Director, Neuroscience Department, Boston University School of Medicine.

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Broadcast program

Media Type


Talk Show
Local Communities
Mayer, Susan (Series Producer)
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