Alzheimer’s Education Program Features Dr. Matthew Kodsi, Alzheimer’s Association And The Bridge At Ooltewah

Monday, March 18, 2019

The Alzheimer’s Association and The Bridge at Ooltewah are partnering to bring “Coffee With Kodsi,” an educational question-and answer program featuring Chattanooga area Neurologist Dr. Matthew Kodsi. 

This event will afford attendees the opportunity to ask a leading expert in the field of dementia care their most pressing questions. 

“Understanding the disease and how to manage the often-baffling effects is the key to effective management," said Amy French, manager of programs for the local Alzheimer’s Association. “Alzheimer’s is a very challenging disease for both the patient and the caregiver. This is a golden opportunity to ‘ask the expert’ as well as connect with others in the Alzheimer’s community."

“Coffee With Kodsi” will take place on Friday, April 5 at The Bridge at Ooltewah, 5901 Snow Hill Road in Ooltewah. It is free and open to the public.  Light refreshments will be served. RSVP to 423-760-8540.


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