Santa Monica Public Library will present “Understanding Alzheimer’s,” a seminar offered by the UCLA Health System, from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, September 23rd in the Main Library’s MLK Jr. Auditorium, 601 Santa Monica Blvd.

Dr. Joshua Grill of the Center for Alzheimer’s Disease Research at UCLA will discuss the causes of Alzheimer’s disease and how it differs from other forms of dementia.

Grill is the director of the Recruitment and Education Core at the Mary S. Easton Center for Alzheimer’s Disease Research at UCLA, and associate director of the Deane F. Johnson Center for Neurotherapeutics at UCLA.

Grill received his doctorate in Neuroscience in the Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy at Wake Forest University School of Medicine.

He is currently exploring the clinical differences that exist among distinct populations that suffer from Alzheimer’s disease.

This program is free and open to the public. Seating is limited and on a first arrival basis.

Information, the Santa Monica Public Library, (310) 458-8600 or

For special disabled services, call Library Administration at (310) 458-8606 at least one week prior to the event.