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Caregivers and family members who have loved one's with Alzheimer's disease or other dementia, professional caregivers, and those in the community, are welcome to attend any of our chapter conferences. Often times continuing education credits and contact hours are available for professionals. We also provide educational opportunities for those with early-stage dementia. All conferences are an educational opportunity and provide the latest knowledge, treatment options, and research on a variety of topics related to dementia.

BrainWorks - Des Moines Conference - April 19, 2016
BrainWorks - Quad Cities Conference - April 20, 2016
Sponsorship & Exhibit Opportunities for Des Moines & Quad Cities Conferences 


2016 BrainWorks - Annual Conference on Alzheimer's & Other Dementia

DES MOINES - TUESDAY, APRIL 19, 2016
8 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
Registration / Check-in Opens: 7:15 a.m.
The Meadows Event & Conference Center
Prairie Meadows Racetrack & Casino
1 Prairie Meadows Drive, Altoona, IA 50009

>Download conference brochure HERE

To register for Des Moines Conference REGISTER ONLINE by clicking the REGISTER button below or call 515.440.2722.  Payment must be made at the time of registration.  No invoicing for participant registration and NO REFUNDS.  PLEASE NOTE:  You can only register one person on the system at a time.  So if you are registering multiple people you have to register and pay multiple times.  This is necessary to capture all registrants contact information.

 


Conference Registration Fees - Please note NO REFUNDS
$95 - Professional Caregivers & Direct Care Workers - seeking CEUs
$20* - Caregiver / Family Members / Community / Person with Dementia - no CEUs

*A matching $20 scholarship to help decrease the cost to family caregivers or those living with dementia., has been provided by local donors Stan & Dotty Thurston.


QUAD CITIES - WEDNESDAY, APRIL 20, 2016
8 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
Registration / Check-in Opens: 7:15 a.m.
The River Center
136 E 3rd St Davenport, IA 52801

To Register for the Quad Cities Conference
Registration is available via phone by calling Eastern Iowa Community College (EICC) at 1.888.336.3907 or by completing the Registration Form in the Event Brochure.

>Download the Event Brochure HERE

Conference Registration Fees - Please note NO REFUNDS
$95 - Professional Caregivers & Direct Care Workers - with CEUs - Class #169522
$20* - Caregiver / Family Members / Community - no CEUs - Class #169523
$20* - Person with Dementia - no CEUs - Class #169524

*A matching $20 scholarship to help decrease the cost to family caregivers or those living with dementia., has been provided by local donors Stan & Dotty Thurston.

Sponsorships & Exhibit Booths

Sponsorships & Exhibit Booths Available for BOTH Locations.  For further details on how your company can sponsor or have an exhibit booth at either the Des Moines or Quad Cities Conference contact: 

Sherry Madole - smadole@alz.org - 515.440.2722 ext. 8033 (Des Moines)
>Download the Exhibitor Form for Des Moines

Jerry Schroeder - jschroeder@alz.org - 563.324.1022 ext. 8212 (Quad Cities) 

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