Flowers for diseases Alzheimer awareness month



Models of Human Diseases has initiated the Flowers for disease project with an awareness month dedicated to a diseases and a flower symbol! Each month a pre-med or medical student team leader of Models of Diseases creates a brochure and lea…ds an awareness campaign for one diseases. Last month we acknowledge Skin cancer with sunflower as symbol. This month is Alzheimer’s awareness month with its delicate and fragile flower Forget-Me -Not. If you want to support our campaign forward the brochure to friends and family, take pics of forget-me-not flowers and share them with a few words about Models of Diseases Flower for Diseases project. Thank you! During the 2010 International Conference Models of Human Diseases we had ALS awareness and cornflower as symbol and we gave away seeds for participants to plant in their garden and take pictures. Thank you to our team leaders Usman Saeed, Mima Markicevic, Morrison Steel, and Thiviyanath Sellathurai who have contributed to Flowers for Diseases brochures!

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