Great Lakes Clinical Trials to lead "What's New in Memory Loss" Educational Session
Dec
19
7:00 PM19:00

Great Lakes Clinical Trials to lead "What's New in Memory Loss" Educational Session

  • Northwest Chapter Hadassah at Buffalo Grove Youth Center (map)
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Steve Satek, President of Great Lakes Clinical Trials, will lead a presentation for the Northwest Chapter Hadassah at the Youth Center in Buffalo Grove about the benefits of medical research and how you can help make a difference in finding a treatment and or cure for diseases such as Alzheimer’s disease.

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A to Z's of Health and Wellness Series
Nov
29
11:00 AM11:00

A to Z's of Health and Wellness Series

The Lutheran Home in Arlington Heights continues their A to Z’s of Health and Wellness with a special luncheon in the Chapel of St. John on the topic of inflammation. The Great Lakes Clinical Trials team will be offering complimentary memory assessments and genetic testing for the ApoE Alzheimer’s gene that day at their Lutheran Home clinic. You can book your appointment for before or after the luncheon by calling us at 773-275-3500 or schedule it online.

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Great Lakes Clinical Trials Hosts Chicago Alzheimer's Awareness Day
Nov
8
11:30 AM11:30

Great Lakes Clinical Trials Hosts Chicago Alzheimer's Awareness Day

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has officially proclaimed November 8th as “Chicago Alzheimer's Awareness Day”. Join Great Lakes Clinical Trials at the Swedish American Museum on November 8th to help raise awareness about the disease and to honor those volunteers that have taken steps to help find a treatment, cure or prevention.

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Steve Satek to Chair The Global Site Solutions Summit
Oct
12
to Oct 14

Steve Satek to Chair The Global Site Solutions Summit

Great Lakes Clinical Trials President and Founder Steve Satek will chair the Global Site Solutions Summit in Boca Raton, FL October 12th through October 14th 2018. 

For the last 12 years, The Global Site Solutions Summit has been committed to being "the site's meeting." The Summit provides a unique hub where sites, sponsors, CRO executives and regulators come together and share best practices, build thier businesses, and develop new partnerships through debates, ideation sessions, workshops, and focus groups. 

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Great Lakes Clinical Trials to Speak at McHenry Dementia Conference
Oct
10
7:15 AM07:15

Great Lakes Clinical Trials to Speak at McHenry Dementia Conference

Dr. Linda Zusevics, Great Lakes Clinical Trials Clinical Psychologist, will be speaking at the Fifth Annual McHenry Dementia Conference on Wednesday, October 10, 2018. The event will be held at the McHenry Country Club located at 820 N. John Street, in McHenry, IL

Dr. Zusevics talk is entitled “Memory Loss and Clinical Trials: Advances in Alzheimer’s Disease Prevention”

Information on this conference can be found by clicking here.

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Luther Village Health Fair
Oct
8
9:00 AM09:00

Luther Village Health Fair

On Monday October 8th 2018 from 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM the Luther Village Health Clinic will be hosting a Health and Wellness Fair. There is no charge for admission. Great Lakes Clinical Trials will be on hand to discuss our memory loss research programs and how you can take part and participate. 

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Great Lakes Clinical Trials Sponsors Dementia-Friendly Boat Cruise
Oct
2
12:30 PM12:30

Great Lakes Clinical Trials Sponsors Dementia-Friendly Boat Cruise

  • 455 North Cityfront Plaza Drive Chicago, IL, 60611 United States (map)
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On Tuesday October 2th 2018 ARTIS Senior Living will be hosting a unique opportunity for people with Dementia to cruise the Chicago River on the brand new Odyssey glass boat. Great Lakes Clinical Trials is supporting the event by providing free transportation to and from the boat.

Boarding will begin at 12:30 PM and the cruise will be from 1-3 PM.

For more information contact Amy Keefner at 773-304-6864 or E-mail her at AKeefner@artismgmt.com.

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 LAUGHING MATTERS LUNCHEON:  The Life & Laughs of Carol Burnett
Sep
12
11:00 AM11:00

LAUGHING MATTERS LUNCHEON: The Life & Laughs of Carol Burnett

Great Lakes Clinical Trials, in conjunction with the Lutheran Home, will be participating in the upcoming Maine Township MaineStreamers luncheon event:  The Life & Laughs of Carol Burnett.

The world has enjoyed a love affair with Carol Burnett for over 50 years, from her Broadway performances to her Emmy and Golden Globe-winning TV variety show. Hilary Ann Feldman will share songs from Burnett’s career and stories from the comedy icon herself, she will take you on a tour of the legend’s life. Backed by her musical director, pianist and comic foil Beckie Menzie, Feldman will even bring back some of The Carol Burnett Show’s most beloved characters.  Bingo will follow. 

The mission of the  Maine Township MaineStreamers is to enhance the quality of life for residents 55 years of age and older by providing a broad array of educational programs and recreational activities that encourage socialization, learning, and promote independence, self esteem, and dignity.

Wednesday, September 12th
Chateau Ritz, 9100 Milwaukee Ave., Niles
Doors Open: 11:00 a.m. Lunch Served: 12:00 noon
Cost: $22.00 members / $24.00 guests + $2.00 Fish
Reservations/Cancellations by Wednesday, September 5th
Call: 847-297-2510

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Great Lakes Clinical Trials at the Kilpatrick Renaissance Health and Wellness Senior Fair
Sep
11
1:00 PM13:00

Great Lakes Clinical Trials at the Kilpatrick Renaissance Health and Wellness Senior Fair

On Tuesday September 11th from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM Great Lakes Clinical Trials will be attending the Kilpatrick Renaissance's annual Health and Wellness Senior Fair at 4655 W Berteau Ave in Chicago.

For more information on the event you can call 773-283-4655 or visit www.renaissancechicago.com. 

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Great Lakes Clinical Trials to Attend Senator Tom Rooney's Senior Health Fair
Aug
29
9:00 AM09:00

Great Lakes Clinical Trials to Attend Senator Tom Rooney's Senior Health Fair

Join us in the Lutheran Chapel on  Wednesday August 29th from 9:00 AM-11:30AM to learn about alternative ways to lead a happier and healthier life! A variety of vendors will be on hand to discuss programs that benefit seniors and legislative brochures will be available. FREE health screenings: blood pressure, blood sugar, hearing and memory.

Join Senator Tom Rooney for this FUN and FREE event!

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Memory Loss and Clinical Trials at the West Dundee Adult Day Center
Aug
22
11:00 AM11:00

Memory Loss and Clinical Trials at the West Dundee Adult Day Center

Great Lakes Clinical Trials will be presenting a discussion on Memory Loss and Clinical Trials at the West Dundee Adult Day Center on August 22nd at 11:00 AM. 

We will be discussing the advancements made in Alzheimer's disease prevention and detection and how you can participate in helping bring new medications to market. 

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Your Options as a Caregiver:  Great Lakes Clinical Trials Discussion
Aug
16
5:30 PM17:30

Your Options as a Caregiver: Great Lakes Clinical Trials Discussion

It is never easy to hear that your parent, spouse, sibling or a loved one has Alzheimer's disease. With no major breakthrough's in medication since 2003, your options may seem limited. But there is hope.

On August 16th 2018 at 5:30 PM Great Lakes Clinical Trials will be hosting a discussion at Belmont Village in Buffalo Grove on what options are currently available and how you can help. Medical advancements in early detection and prevention are being made you may well be the key in putting an end to Alzheimer's disease. 

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Elderworks Senior Fair
Aug
8
8:00 AM08:00

Elderworks Senior Fair

Great Lakes Clinical Trials will be on hand at Elderwork's Education and Resources for Seniors Fair on August 8th 2018 Starting at 8:00AM. We will be providing information on our current Clinical Trials and Alzheimer's Disease Prevention Programs.

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Great Lakes Clinical Trials Presenting at The Arlington Heights Senior Center
Aug
6
11:00 AM11:00

Great Lakes Clinical Trials Presenting at The Arlington Heights Senior Center

Great Lakes Clinical Trials' President, Steve Satek will be presenting a talk entitled "Memory Loss and Clinical Trials" on August 6th at 11:00 AM at The Arlington Heights Senior Center. 

"The clinical research industry plays a major role in the health of all Americans, yet most people don't have a good understanding of what it means to join a clinical trial," commented Mr. Satek. "A more informed population can lead to the approval of better medications and therapies to treat a variety of disease."

ABOUT GREAT LAKES CLINICAL TRIALS

  • Great Lakes Clinical Trials specializes in the study of investigational medications, food products, devices and supplements for the treatment of chronic diseases, notably in Mental Health, Memory Disorders, Pain Management, Nutrition and Metabolic Health. 
     
  • All medical services at  Great Lakes Clinical Trials are provided free-of-charge, and are led by board-certified physicians.  We do not bill insurance.  Your information will be kept confidential, unless you ask us to collaborate with your personal physician.  We will provide you with a stipend for your participation - amounts vary based on each study.  Free transportation is also provided for some of our trials.  
     
  • With two Chicago area locations in Andersonville and in Arlington Heights, the Great Lakes team have managed more than 450 clinical trials over the past 25 years and are committed to providing quality services for both study volunteers & the research industry.
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Come Visit Great Lakes Clinical Trials at the Mane Event and Taste of Arlington Heights
Aug
3
5:00 PM17:00

Come Visit Great Lakes Clinical Trials at the Mane Event and Taste of Arlington Heights

Great Lakes Clinical Trials is proud to be joining the summer fun at the Mane Event in downtown Arlington Heights on Friday, August 3 to kickoff the Million Week, in recognition of the Arlington Million race held at Arlington Park Racecourse on August 11. The Arlington Heights Chamber of Commerce partners with the Village of Arlington Heights each year to support this summer block party which attracts about 20,000 people each year.

"As an owner of a new business in Arlington Heights and as someone who grew up in the community, I couldn't be more excited to participate in this event," commented Steve Satek, President of Great Lakes Clinical Trials. "We'll have an opportunity to interact with our neighbors and help them understand the ground-breaking research opportunities our organization offers to the northwest suburban communities."

The fest is held on Vail Avenue and Campbell Street in the downtown Arlington Heights. The Mane Event -- named for a horse's mane -- is held from 5 to 11 p.m.  on Friday, August 3. It features a Business Expo until 8 p.m. as well as children's entertainment from 5 - 8 p.m.  The Mane Event is followed on Saturday, August 4th by an all-day Taste of Arlington Heights from noon - 11 p.m.  

It's a great celebration of Arlington Heights' neighbors and people from around the area who come out to enjoy the atmosphere the downtown, partake in festival activities and sit back and relax to the free musical entertainment. Over 20 restaurants, including some downtown restaurants, will be serving food both days.

Musical entertainment for the Mane Event starts with WaxWorks at 6 p.m. followed by a local favorite, Mike & Joe at 8:30 p.m.

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Memory Loss and Clinical Trials Presentation
Jul
26
2:00 PM14:00

Memory Loss and Clinical Trials Presentation

Great Lakes Clinical Trials will be presenting Memory Loss and Clinical Trials at the Hanover Park Senior Services located at 240 IL Route 59 in Bartlett IL. The presentation will be at 2:00 PM. 

We will be discussing the advancements made in Alzheimer's disease prevention and detection and how you can participate in helping bring new medications to market. 

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Great Lakes Clinical Trials to Attend the Alzheimer's Association International Conference
Jul
22
to Jul 26

Great Lakes Clinical Trials to Attend the Alzheimer's Association International Conference

Great Lakes Clinical Trials President and Founder Steve Satek and Medical Director Dr. Jeffery Ross will attend the Alzheimer's Association's 2018 International Conference in Chicago July 22nd through July 26th at McCormick Place. 

This is an incredible opportunity for clinicians and care providers gather to share the latest study results, theories and discoveries to help bring the world closer to breakthroughs in dementia science. 

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Memory Loss and Clinical Trials at The Sheridan at Green Oaks
Jul
18
5:00 PM17:00

Memory Loss and Clinical Trials at The Sheridan at Green Oaks

Great Lakes Clinical Trials will be presenting at the The Sheridan at Green Oaks at 29330 Waukegan Rd in Lake Bluff on Wednesday July 18th at 5:00 PM. 

We will be discussing the advancements made in Alzheimer's disease prevention and detection and how you can participate in helping bring new medications to market. 

This discussion is co- sponsored by BrightStar Care Home Care and Medical Stafffing, Elderworks, and The Sheridan at Green Oaks. 

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Steve Satek to speak at the Barrington Area Council on Aging
Jul
10
6:30 PM18:30

Steve Satek to speak at the Barrington Area Council on Aging

On Tuesday July 10th 2018 at 6:30 PM Steve Satek will be presenting to caregivers of those with memory loss at the Barrington Area Council on Aging. 

The Barrington Area Council on Aging frequently has educational workshops with their support group to provide an opportunity to enhance the experience of participants and allow for interaction within the senior community. 

This discussion will cover the advancements made in research pertaining to the treatment and prevention of memory loss associated with Alzheimer's Disease and how individuals can help take part in creating a future without Alzheimer's Disease.  

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Breaking Bread With Great Lakes Clinical Trials at The Lutheran Home
Jun
21
5:00 PM17:00

Breaking Bread With Great Lakes Clinical Trials at The Lutheran Home

Please join us at the Lutheran Home to raise funds and awareness for Alzheimer's disease. On the summer solstice, we will be baking bread all day with our memory care residents. You are invited for a delicious lasagna dinner and break bread in honor of loved ones affected by Alzheimer's Disease. 

Please RSVP to Linda at 847-368-7404

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Great Lakes Clinical Trials Sponsors the Lakeview Memory Cafe for Scrapbooking
May
30
1:00 PM13:00

Great Lakes Clinical Trials Sponsors the Lakeview Memory Cafe for Scrapbooking

Great Lakes Clinical Trials will be sponsoring the inaugural Lakeview Memory Cafe on May 30th 2018 from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM at the Sulzer Library located at 4455 N Lincoln Ave.   The event is hosted by ARTIS Senior Living.

A Memory Cafe is welcoming event for individuals with Alzheimer's Disease alongside their caregiver.  All are welkcoem to attend!

PICTURES CAN SAY A THOUSAND WORDS, so let's walk down memory lane creating a scrapbook using your photos. Please bring 20 photos that you would want to place in your personalized book. If you have a scrapbook you want to add pictures to, please feel free to bring those.

Our cafe shares these goals: to help guests feel comfortable and to know that they are not alone. Our cafe is a place to talk with others who understand what you are going through, to leave behind limitations and instead focus on strengths, to enjoy other's company, and to explore something new.

If you would like to attend please RSVP by May 23rd to Lakeview@artismgmt.com or call 773-697-9003.  You are welcome to attend as many memory cafes as you wish!

Reservations are limited to 50 attendees. A wait list will be started if that number is exceeded.  As a courtesy, please give 72 hours notice for any cancellations.

To download a flyer describing the event click here.

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Clinical Trials and You!
May
30
12:00 PM12:00

Clinical Trials and You!

Great Lakes Clinical Trials' President, Steve Satek will be presenting a talk entitled "Clinical Trials and You" on May 30th at 12:00 PM at Alexian Brothers Medical Center in Elk Grove Village 

"The clinical research industry plays a major role in the health of all Americans, yet most people don't have a good understanding of what it means to join a clinical trial," commented Mr. Satek. "A more informed population can lead to the approval of better medications and therapies to treat a variety of disease."

ABOUT GREAT LAKES CLINICAL TRIALS

  • Great Lakes Clinical Trials specializes in the study of investigational medications, food products, devices and supplements for the treatment of chronic diseases, notably in Mental Health, Memory Disorders, Pain Management, Nutrition and Metabolic Health. 
     
  • All medical services at  Great Lakes Clinical Trials are provided free-of-charge, and are led by board-certified physicians.  We do not bill insurance.  Your information will be kept confidential, unless you ask us to collaborate with your personal physician.  We will provide you with a stipend for your participation - amounts vary based on each study.  Free transportation is also provided for some of our trials.  
     
  • With two Chicago area locations in Andersonville and in Arlington Heights, the Great Lakes team have managed more than 450 clinical trials over the past 25 years and are committed to providing quality services for both study volunteers & the research industry.
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Memory Screens at The Kilpatrick Renaissance
May
25
2:00 PM14:00

Memory Screens at The Kilpatrick Renaissance

On Friday May 25th at 2:00 PM Great Lakes Clinical Trials will be on site at The Kilpatrick Renaissance  at 4655 W Berteau Ave in Portage Park to provide residents with complimentary Memory Assessments to determine if they may be experiencing memory problems that could indicate early Alzheimer's disease.

When completing a memory assessment with Great Lakes Clinical Trials, you will be provided information and support to let you know about options that may be available to you to help slow down memory loss. 

There is hope. Take part today. 

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