sunriserotary-11-10-16The Mesquite Sunrise Rotary club will host Dr. Beth E. Foley, Dean, Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services, Utah State University, as guest speaker on Thursday, Nov. 10.

Dr. Foley’s talk will provide an overview of the type of dementia research being conducted at Utah State University.  Her focus will be on the experiments, training and research to prepare working with dementia patients. They have received numerous grants to fund their research. She is coming from Logan, Utah. Topics will include:


  1. Risk factors and behaviors
  2. Prevention and Intervention
  3. Progression of Dementia
  4. Quality of Life
  5. Caregiver Stress


All Rotarians are welcome to attend and bring a guest. The meeting starts promptly at 7:30 a.m. at the Oasis Grill, 100 Palmer Lane, in Mesquite.