Recording: Frank Broyles on Alzheimerís

Frank Broyles and his book

Southeastern Conference football legend, Frank Broyles of the Arkansas Razorbacks, was one of two keynote speakers at the Dementia Care Conference, Iím Still Here, on Friday, Nov. 7, 2008. The event was hosted by Centenary College Biology Department.

Broyles established the Barbara Broyles Legacy after his wife passed away from Alzheimerís disease in 2004. He has been a vocal supporter of Alzheimerís research and improved care giving for older adults. His book, Coach Frank Broylesí Playbook for Alzheimerís Caregivers, is a football-themed, practical guide that addresses "Pre-Game Planning," "Coaches and Special Teams," "Playing Offense," "Playing Defense" and the "Training Table" for each stage of the disease.