Center for Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders

Maggie esmlg pic.pngMaggie Schaver, MPA
Education & Outreach Program

Telephone:  217-545-7193



Non-pharmacological interventions for persons with memory loss
Brain health & risk and protection factors for Alzheimer's disease

Area of Expertise: 

Interventions for persons with memory loss, including Art Express class and personalized music programming.  Educational programming for patients, caregivers, general public and healthcare professionals.  Information development and program management.


Master of Public Administration, University of Illinois at Springfield, Springfield, IL
Bachelor of Arts, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL



Upcoming Events

Healthy Brain Aging: Reducing Risk for Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias

A Community Education Program

May 17, 2016
6:00 - 7:30 PM
Memorial Center for Learning and Innovation
228 W. Miller
Springfield, IL 62702
(across the street from Simmons Cancer Institute at SIU)



Healthy Brain Aging

NIA booklet: Preventing Alzheimer's Disease: What Do We Know?"

Brain Health Manifesto
by Ron Zec, PhD

"Staying Sharp"  publications from Dana Alliance for Brain Initiatives

ASPECTS article on

by Deborah Allen