Alzheimer’s San Diego will host the annual Celebration of Courage & Hope at Coasterra Restaurant on Thursday, Sept. 20th.  As in years past, this event honors San Diegans on the front lines of healthcare, research, awareness and caregiving. The event begins at 5:30PM. Tickets can be purchased for $350 and tables for $5,000.

Coasterra Restaurant is located at 880 Harbor Island Dr, San Diego, CA 92101.

Learn more about last year’s four honorees in the videos below.


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.

Mary Ball
Director, Scripps Foundation
Former CEO & President,
Alzheimer's San Diego 

Thomas Shaw
Retired Captain, U.S. Navy

Event Chairs


Lorena Gonzalez Fletcher
80th Assembly District

Jerry Harris
Real Estate Investor & RCFE Owner

Scott Drury

Carlo Cecchetto
News Anchor
CBS News 8

Photos: 2017 Courage & Hope

For more information, please contact Michelle Van Hoff at 858.966.3300 or