Dr. Len Lecci: “Your Happier, Healthy Brain”
May 17, 2018
Sydnor Performance Hall, Schewel Hall
10:30 a.m. Check-in and Exhibits
11 a.m. Presentation followed by an opportunity to meet with the speaker, and exhibits
About Dr. Lecci
Dr. Len Lecci is a Professor of Psychology at the University of North Carolina Wilmington and is Director of Clinical Services for MARS Memory-Health Network, a memory clinic that focuses on early detection. He received his PhD from Arizona State University and interned at Harvard Medical School.
Dr. Lecci specializes in the assessment of memory and clinical disorders, and over the last 13 years has been involved in a project to maximize the early detection of memory problems. He has published extensively in the top journals in psychology and medicine, written a textbook, received grant funding from the National Science Foundation and Alzheimer’s NC, briefed congress, and has been awarded numerous teaching awards from the University of North Carolina Wilmington and from the UNC Board of Governors. He has served on the Board of Directors for the Eastern NC chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association and for the non-profit Alzheimer’s North Carolina, Inc. Dr. Lecci also served on the 2015 North Carolina Institute of Medicine Task Force on Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementia.
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