SITC: Still Alice

Is it science or fiction?

Thursday, January 19, 2017 - Thursday, January 19, 2017

The Cumming School of Medicine and University of Calgary present as part of the Science in the Cinema Series:

Still Alice

Thursday, January 19, 2017 @ 6:30 PM
Downstairs, Globe Cinema
- 617 8 Avenue SW, Calgary, AB
Free Admission and popcorn

When linguistics professor Alice is diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease, she struggles to stay connected with family, friends and who she once was.

Join dementia expert Dr. Holroyd-Leduc, from the Hotchkiss Brain Institute at the University of Calgary, in a discussion after the film.

January is Alzheimer Awareness Month.

Science in the Cinema

Hosted by the University of Calgary's Cumming School of Medicine, Science in the Cinema brings together science and popular culture in a fun and engaging way.

Watch a film with a health science theme and listen to an expert explain the science. An interactive Question and Answer period follows each movie. 

January 19 - Still Alice - hosted by Hotchkiss Brain Institute
February 16 - Seven Pounds - hosted by Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta
March 16 - Hip Hop-eration - hosted by McCaig Institute for Bone and Joint Health
April 13 - Gattaca - hosted by Arnie Charbonneau Cancer Institute

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