University Of Iowa College Of Nursing To Host Alzheimer's Author
Taylor will give a lecture at 3 p.m. in the Heritage Room (Room 133) of the UI Nursing Building. A lecture and book signing will be offered that evening at the North Ridge Pavilion, 1506 Eighth St. in Coralville. Both events are free and open to the public.
Taylor, 63, was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease at age 58. As a former psychology professor and clinical psychologist, Taylor wrote a series of essays as a way to cope. His essays were published in "Alzheimer's From the Inside Out," and he has become an international advocate for listening to the voices of people with the disease.