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Alzheimer's & Dementia University
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The Alzheimer's Association will host a series of Alzheimer's & Dementia Universities throughout our Chapter territory. Alzheimer's & Dementia University for Families and Professionals is a one-day conference offering CEUs/CMEs for Physicians, Nursing, and Social Work (4.5 Social Work & Nursing CEUs and Physician CMEs are approved for an additional $20 fee paid directly to CAMC Health Education & Research Institute at conclusion of program). The registration fee is $10 for family and professional caregivers. Each University will have lunch provided. Workshop topics are designed to meet the needs of both professional and family caregivers.

Workshop Topics Include:

  • Basics of Alzheimer's & Dementia
  • Legal and Financial Considerations
  • Working with Your Doctor
  • The Alzheimer's Journey
  • Saftey

Upcoming Alzheimer's & Dementia University for Families and Professionals Locations

Bluefield, WV
July 13 • 8:30AM-2:30PM
Bluefield State College
Tierney Conference Center (Dickason Hall)
Register online - Bluefield

Eastern Panhandle
July 20 • 8:30AM-2:30PM
Kearneysville, West Virginia
Hospice of the Panhandle
Register online - Eastern Panhandle

Parkersburg, WV
July 27 • 8:30AM-2:30PM
Ohio Valley University
Register online - Parkersburg

Morgantown, WV
August 3 • 8:30AM-2:30PM
Suncrest United Methodist Church
Register online - Morgantown

Wheeling, WV
August 10 • 8:30AM-2:30PM

Ohio Valley Medical Center
Register online - Wheeling

Charleston, WV
August 11 • 8:30AM-2:30PM

Columbia Gas/NiSource Auditorium
Register online - Charleston

Bridgeport, WV
August 16 • 8:30AM-2:30PM
Steptoe & Johnson
Register online - Bridgeport

Athens, OH
Details coming soon

Register offline by downloading a Registration Form and mailing, faxing or scanning to the addresses listed.  


Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the essentials and standards of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of CAMC Health Education and Research Institute and the WV Alzheimer’s Association. The CAMC Health Education and Research Institute is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Physicians - The CAMC Health Education and Research Institute designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.  Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Nurses - The CAMC Health Education and Research Institute is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by West Virginia Nurses Association (AO-212), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This offering has been approved for 4.5 contact hours. (P015-17-16148)  Expiration date is 2 years from the course dates)
Social Workers - CAMC Health Education and Research Institute is an approved provider of continuing education by the West Virginia Board of Social Work Examiners. This program has been approved for a total of 4.5 hours of social work credit. Approval number #490045.
Disclosure: It is the policy of the CAMC Health Education and Research Institute that any faculty (speaker) who make a presentation at a program designated for AMA Physician’s Recognition Award (PRA) Category I or II credit must disclose any financial interest or other relationship (i.e. grants, research support, consultant, honoraria) that faculty member has with the manufactures(s) of any commercial products(s) that may be discussed in the educational presentation. Program Planning Committee Members must also disclose any financial interest or relationship with commercial industry that may influence their participation in this conference. All faculty and planning committee member’s disclosure information, if any, will be available onsite and disclosed from the podium.



 

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