Alzheimer’s San Diego hosted the annual Celebration of Courage & Hope at the historic US Grant Hotel on Thursday, Sept. 14th. As in years past, this event honored San Diegans on the front lines of healthcare, research, awareness and caregiving. Learn more about this year’s four honorees in the videos below.
Special thanks to our Presenting Sponsor, The Sycuan Band of the Kumeyaay Nation, and our Courage Sponsor, SDG&E.
2017 Courage & Hope Honorees
Rusty Gage, PhD
Professor, Laboratory of Genetics, Vi and John Adler Chair for Research on Age-Related Neurodegenerative Disease, Salk Institute
Abraham Chyung, MD, PhD
Neurologist, Scripps Clinic Medical Group, Inc.
Director, Scripps Foundation
Former CEO & President,
Alzheimer’s San Diego
Retired Captain, U.S. Navy
Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher
80th Assembly District
Real Estate Investor & RCFE Owner
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