Alzheimer's Association Annual Dementia Conference
Friday, April 24, 2015
8 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Sheraton Baltimore North Hotel
903 Dulaney Valley Road, Towson, MD 21204
The Alzheimer's Association Annual Dementia Conference is for individuals with dementia and all members of their care team; including family, friends, other caregivers and professionals. This year's keynote address will be presented by Dan Cohen, executive director of Music & Memory, a nonprofit organization that brings personalized music to the lives of the elderly or infirm through digital music technology. His work to enrich the lives of nursing home residents through personalized music was featured in the documentary, "Alive Inside."
Upper Shore Dementia Conference
Wednesday, June 3, 2015
8 a.m. - 1 p.m.
William Hill Manor
501 Dutchman's Lane, Easton, MD 21601
Caregivers and professionals will spend the day hearing the latest in research and policy, and take away invaluable information on how to care for someone with dementia. Registration is free for family caregivers and financial assistance for in-home respite care is available. Social work CEUs and ALM credits are offered to health care professionals.
Annual Pythias A. and Virginia I. Jones African-American Community Forum on Memory Loss
2014 marked the 10th anniversary of the African-American community forum. This free event provided invaluable information on memory loss, caregiver support, new research and opportunities for getting involved in the fight against Alzheimer's.
For more information, please visit us here.
Western Maryland Conference
This event is for family caregivers and health professionals to be updated on the latest research and studies on managing the effects of Alzheimer's, the costliness of the disease, caregiver stress and difficult behaviors. Category I Social Work CEUs are available for professionals licensed in Maryland.
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
Mount St. Mary's Frederick Conference Center, Frederick MD
Event details and registration TBA
Salisbury Caregivers Conference
2016 date TBA