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Annual Beverly A. Chiron Education Symposium
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June 12 & 13, 2017
The Annual Beverly A. Chiron Education Symposium

The Annual Professional Education Symposium will be held on Tuesday, June 13 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at a new location: Kent State University at Stark.

Symposium will focus on the latest trends in dementia care, specific to healthcare professionals. The Alzheimer’s Association strives to provide the best education by recruiting dynamic national, regional, and local experts. The cost to attend and receive continuing education is $109, which includes breakfast and lunch; or $45 for caregivers, nursing assistants, students and the general public (no CE's provided.)

For more information, contact Samantha Sathre at ssathre@alz.org or 800.272.3900.

Family Caregiver Education Night

The Family Caregiver Education Night will be held Monday, June 12, 2017 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Kent State University at Stark.

The focus of the evening will be to provide families and caregivers with research based techniques and hands-on tools to face everyday challenges that are experienced throughout the caregiving journey. The cost to attend this event is $10, which includes light refreshments.

Inspired by interest in our Annual Symposium for professionals, in 2016 we introduced an additional educational opportunity specifically for caregivers: Caregiver Education Night the evening before. Our 2016 Caregiver Education Night featured Karen Stobbe, In The Moment Project Director and caregiver.

To Register for our Caregiver Education Night: Contact Bernadette Duffy at bduffy@alz.org or call 330.650.0552. For additional questions on sponsorship or other event details, please contact Samantha Sathre, education coordinator, at ssathre@alz.org.


 

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