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FREE Half-Day Caregiver Conferences

The Association holds quarterly half-day Caregiver Conferences to give San Diegans a free opportunity to learn more about Alzheimer’s and dementia from experts and get their questions answered. Conferences are held throughout San Diego County. Please check back at a later date for more information on our next Conference.

If you have questions or concerns, please contact Jamie Hagan at 858.966.3290 or

Caregiver Conference in Partnership with Skyline Church
There are many issues to consider when living with or caring for someone with dementia. Join the Alzheimer’s Association in partnership with Skyline Church for a FREE conference to learn about Alzheimer’s and dementia with a special focus on safety.

You’ll learn about:

  • ƒƒ “Ask an MD,” with Lisa E. Heikoff, MD
  • Important Home Safety Considerations
  • Understanding Wandering, with San Diego Sheriff’s Department
  • Managing Medication-Related Risks, with Clinical Geriatric Pharmacist Stephanie Matinpour, PharmD, CGP


Featured Speakers:

  • Dianne Jacob, San Diego County Supervisor - The Alzheimer’s Project San Diego

  • Lisa E. Heikoff, MD, Physician in Charge Continuing Care, Home Health, Palliative Care and Hospice, Kaiser Permanente

  • Stephanie Matinpour, PharmD, CGP, Clinical Geriatric Pharmacist, PillBoxTalk Consulting

  • Amy Abrams, MSW/MPH, Education & Outreach Manager, Alzheimer’s Association

  • Michael Knobbe, Lieutenant, Emergency Services, San Diego County Sheriff’s Department

WHEN: Saturday, July 18, 2015
Registration: 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Presentations: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

WHERE: Skyline Church
11330 Campo Road
La Mesa, CA 91941

For more information call 800.272.3900 or register online today!

Past Caregiver Conferences

March 21, 2015 - In Partnership with Scripps Health

November 1, 2014 - In partnership with Sharp Mesa Vista Hospital


March 8, 2014 - Help For Today

November 16, 2013 - Hope for the Future, Help for today


June 8,  2013 - What You Need to Know About Alzheimer's & Dementia


March 2, 2013 - Understanding Alzheimer's & Dementia



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