Experts to discuss brain health at May 9 Viewpoints event in Rancho Santa Fe


Viewpoints, co-presented by The Village Church and the Rancho Santa Fe Foundation, will present a panel discussion with three local experts on May 9, from 6-8 p.m. at the Village Church in Rancho Santa Fe.

At the event, the community will have the opportunity to learn what it takes to maintain good brain health for a long and happy life. Dr. Tom Flanagan, Dr. Dee Silver, and Muffy Walker, all leading experts in the fields of neuroscience and psychology, and residents of Rancho Santa Fe, will lead a discussion about the latest breakthroughs in understanding brain health. The panel will discuss the causes, prevention and treatment of mood disorders and neurodegenerative diseases such as Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s. Attendees will learn how a person’s genetics, lifestyle, age, and chance will be a great influence on one’s quality of life as they age.

The evening will begin with wine and light hors d’ouveres at 6 p.m. The panel discussion will be from 6:30-8 p.m., including time for questions from the audience. The evening’s events will be held in the Fellowship Center at The Village Church (6225 Paseo Delicias, Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067). Tickets are $20 in advance or $25 at the door. Advance ticket purchase is strongly encouraged and may be purchased either online or by calling (858) 381-8070.