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The Alzheimer's Association National Capital Area Chapter collaborates with leaders in the Alzheimer's community to bring experts in the fields of medicine, research, caregiving and more to share their knowledge with conference attendees. 
Conferences may either be full- or half-day events and are scheduled for different times in the year at various locations throughout the region.


28th annual Northern Virginia Dementia Care Consortium Caregivers Conference
Caregiving:  Taking a Closer Look

Date:

Tuesday, November 11, 2014
8:30am - 3:30pm

Location:

First Baptist Church of Alexandria
2932 King Street
Alexandria , VA 22302

Speaker presentations include:

“Brain Health Across the Lifespan” – Paul Nussbaum, Ph.D.

“Understanding and Approaching Challenging Behaviors in Dementia” – Jonathan M. Evans, MD

“Music and Memory” – Christi Clark

“Seeing the Person, Not the Disease” – Steven R. Sabat, Ph.D.

“Hugs, Humor, and Hope” – Greg Risberg

Registration:

The fee is $30, which includes continental breakfast, lunch and conference materials.
Register online or download the registration form to register by mail.


 

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