Audio Bundle: Sharp: How to Boost Memory and Stay Brain Healthy at Any Age + Learning to Learn: Mental Tools to Master Any Subject - 2 CDs Total

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Audio Bundle: Sharp: How to Boost Memory and Stay Brain Healthy at Any Age + Learning to Learn: Mental Tools to Master Any Subject - 2 CDs Total

  • New York–Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center
  • Rice University
2 Course Bundle: 24 Lectures (2 CDs)
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This is a special discounted price for a bundle of these two Audio CD programs:

Sharp: How to Boost Memory and Stay Brain Healthy at Any Age*
By Dr. Richard Isaacson, M.D.

Learning to Learn: Mental Tools to Master Any Subject
by Dr. Joshua Eyler, M.A., Ph.D.

*Indicates this course does not contain a study guide.

Topic Titles
Topic Titles

Sharp: How to Boost Memory and Stay Brain Healthy at Any Age

 

  • Overview of Brain Health
  • What Is Cognitive Aging?
  • What Is Alzheimer’s Disease?
  • Vascular Brain Health
  • Cognitive Engagement
  • Brain Healthy Nutrition
  • Nutrition Science for the Brain
  • Exercise for Brain Health
  • A Deeper Dive on Brain Health
  • The Power of Sleep
  • Stress Management
  • Concluding Thoughts on Brain Health

 

Learning to Learn: Mental Tools to Master Any Subject

  • What Is Learning?
  • Teaching, Learning, and Education
  • Learning and Our Brains
  • Essentials of Productive Learning
  • Metacognition: What It Is and Why It Matters
  • Memory, Part I
  • Memory, Part II
  • The Joy of Puzzles
  • Applying What We Learn to the World Around Us
  • Stories
  • It’s Okay to be Wrong
  • The Future of Learning
About Your Presenter

Dr. Richard Isaacson, M.D., is an award-winning professor, an Alzheimer’s clinical specialist, and a leading expert on Alzheimer's prevention. He serves as Associate Professor of Neurology, Assistant Dean for Faculty Development, and Director of the Alzheimer’s Prevention Clinic in the Weill Cornell Memory Disorders Program at New York–Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center. His research on neurology and medical education has been presented internationally. He is the recipient of several awards, including the 2013 Paff Award for Teaching, the highest teaching award for faculty at the University of Miami, and the 2009 AAN A.B. Baker Teacher Recognition Award from the American Academy of Neurology.

A graduate of the accelerated six-year B.A./M.D. program at the University of Missouri–Kansas City School of Medicine, he completed his medical internship at Mount Sinai Medical Center in Miami Beach and a residency in neurology at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center of Harvard Medical School.

As an educator, Dr. Isaacson’s career has encompassed teaching medical students, residents, fellows, and faculty, as well as  providing patient, caregiver, and community education and outreach. He serves...

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Dr. Joshua Eyler, Ph.D., is an expert in the science of learning and in evidence-based teaching practices. He is the Director of the Center for Teaching Excellence at Rice University, where he also teaches the humanities. After receiving his B.A. in English from Gettysburg College, he earned his M.A. and Ph.D. in Medieval Studies from the University of Connecticut in 2006. Dr. Eyler is the author of How Humans Learn: The Science and Stories behind Effective College Teaching, which was published in 2018 by West Virginia University Press.

Praise for Joshua Eyler

“Joshua Eyler is one of the world’s foremost authorities on creative teaching and active learning: His research is thorough, his insight perceptive, and his delivery engaging. Josh is one of that rarest of breeds: An expert in pedagogy who not only understands theories of instruction, but implements them effortlessly. In short, he is himself a wonderful teacher, and I can’t recommend his course highly enough!”

– Christopher R. Fee, Ph.D., Chair of the English department at Gettysburg College

“Josh Eyler loves to learn how people learn. As a professional teaching and learning center di...

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