UB center offers key resources in battle against Alzheimer's

An important part of the UBMD Internal Medicine @ Hertel-Elmwood Center's educational process: The staff practices the consultation and patient diagnosis scenario through role playing what it's like when staff informs families of their findings and options. (Robert Kirkham/Buffalo News)

An important part of the UBMD Internal Medicine @ Hertel-Elmwood Center's educational process: The staff practices the consultation and patient diagnosis scenario through role playing what it's like when staff informs families of their findings and options. (Robert Kirkham/Buffalo News)

New York State has created 10 Centers of Excellence for Alzheimer's Disease, including a Western New York center based at the University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical SciencesThe regional Center of Excellence address the thorniest issues that come with dementia and help create more robust treatment protocols. Read more about how they connect patients and caregivers with resources in the Buffalo News