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Hope for Tomorrow is a multicultural forum for education, answers and hope.  The symposium will focus on the neuroscience of Alzheimer's disease and relate dementia diagnoses and the relation and impact to patients and families of diverse culture and underserved communities-- specifically African-American, Hispanic and Asian cultures in the Greater Dallas Service area. 

Location

May 3, 2014

Hyatt Regency Hotel
300 Reunion Drive
Dallas, TX 75207

If you are in need of transportation assistance, please visit MyRide Dallas or call 972.855.8084.

 

 Virtual Dementia
Silverado Senior Living will be providing 30 virtual dementia tours throughout the day. The tour reveals to its participants the struggles and challenges people living with dementia experience every day.

Experience Life with Dementia
A sensory experience to help understand the daily struggles of those with Alzheimer's disease through participation at five stations. This room will be available to registrants throughout the day.

 Registration

 Click Here or call 1.800.272.3900 for assistance. Each attendee must be registered. Registration closes on May 1, 2014. Space is limited.

 Presenting Sponsor

Supporting Sponsors

                              

 

                     

        

                

      

 

A.W.A.R.E


The Agnes Cluthe Oliver Foundation

 

This activity is supported by an education grant from Lilly. For further information concerning Lilly Grant funding visit www.lillygrantoffice.com. 

 

Continued Education Credits

Continued Education Credits Pending for: Physicians ($100), Nurses, Social Workers, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Speech Language Pathologists, Activity Directors and Nursing Home Administrators ($60)

                         

 

The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, the accredited sponsor is jointly sponsoring this activity with Alzheimer’s Association, Greater Dallas Chapter.

·          ACCREDITATION:  This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas & Policies of the Accreditation Council for continuing medical Education through Join sponsorship of The University of Texas Southwestern Medical and The Alzheimer’s Association.  The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center is accredited by the ACCCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

·          CREDIT DISIGNATION:  The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 5 units of AMA, Category 1 continuing Education Credits.  Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

·          OFF LABEL USES:  Because this course is meant to educate physicians with what is currently in use and what may be available in the future, there may be “off-label” uses discussed in the presentations.  Speakers have been requested to inform the audience when off label use is discussed. 

·          DISCLOSURE:  It is the policy of ACCME that participants in CME activities should be made aware of any affiliation or financial interest that may affect the speaker’s presentations.  Each speaker has completed and signed a conflict of interest statement.  The faculty members’ relations will be disclosed in the handout.       

 

University of North Texas Health Science Center

UNT Health Science Center is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing.  Provider #16274, for 6.6 Contact Hours.

Continuing education credit for social workers is provided through the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth, sponsor number CS3743. This activity is approved for 0.55 CEU for Social Workers (equals 5.5 clock hours).

Applications for accreditation have been submitted for physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech language pathology credit.


 

Alzheimer's Association

Our vision is a world without Alzheimer's
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.