Skip to main content

Physician lecture focuses on memory loss

07/16/2014 10:40PM, Published by ACL, Categories: News, In Print



As we age, concerns about memory loss or developing Alzheimer’s disease can be upsetting. What is often unknown are the steps you can take to eliminate some risks and increase your mental activity level. On Monday, July 28 at 7 p.m., as part of the new Doctor Lectures in the Community series, area residents are invited to learn about memory loss, early signs of Alzheimer’s and other diseases. Held at The Chester County Technical College High School in West Grove, the evening’s speaker is neurologist Joseph S. Handler, M.D.  

Dr. Handler will present practical and relevant information that you won’t want to miss, including current medical research about warding off memory loss and practical actions for keeping the brain in top shape.

A member of the Medical Staff at Jennersville Regional Hospital, Dr. Handler is an experienced and board certified neurologist.  He received his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College and completed an internal medicine internship at Christiana Care Health System in Newark, DE.  

Dr. Handler also completed a neurology residency program at Boston University Affiliated 

Hospitals in Boston, MA and an EEG/Epilepsy Fellowship at University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC. Dr. Handler opened Jennersville Neurology and Center for Memory and Balance in 2009 with offices in Kennett Square and West Grove.  

“Keeping Your Brain Sharp” is free and open to the community with pre-registration by logging onto Jennersville.com/events or calling 610-869-1223.  

The Chester County Technical College High School is located at 280 Pennock’s Bridge Road in West Grove.


Like what you're reading? Subscribe to Chester County's free newsletter to catch every headline



jennersville regional hospital chester county technical college high school dr. handler


  • The Galer Estate family invites you to join our Wine Club, a community of members who enjoy fine ...


  • Drop in on Nature

    01/26/2017
    09:30AM — 12:00PM

    Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:30AM-12:00PM Fall session: Thursday, September 15th thru Thursday...


  • Plants with Winter Interest

    01/26/2017
    10:00AM — 01:00PM

    Winter landscape has a beauty all its own. Colorful and striking stems and bark, unique branching...


  • Pottery for Beginners ONE-DAY POTTERY: Handbuilding Ages: 16+ years Level: Beginner, Limit 8...


  • Nature Studio

    01/26/2017
    04:00PM — 05:30AM

    Thursdays from 4:00PM-5:30PM Fall session: December 1st, 8th and 15th Winter session: Starts J...


  • Clutterers Anonymous

    01/26/2017
    06:00PM — 07:00PM

    Clutterers Anonymous℠ (CLA℠) is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strengt...


  • Broadway In the Borough

    01/26/2017
    06:00PM — 10:00PM

    Broadway in your Backyard! You don't have to drive to The City to hear professional voices and B...


  • Loudon Wainright III's Surviving Twin

    01/26/2017
    07:30PM — 09:30PM

    Surviving Twin Written and Performed by Loudon Wainright III Directed by Daniel Stern January ...


Chester County High School Sports