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Kansas Education Conference on Dementia

Thank you to all who attended the 2017 Education Conference on Dementia! We had over 700 attendees and exhibitors!

Tuesday, November 13th, 2018
Kansas Star Event Center
777 Kansas Star Drive
Mulvane, KS 67110

Contact Breana Tucker at brtucker@alz.org for information on how your organization can be an exhibitor or sponsor of the 2018 Kansas Education Conference on Dementia.

2017 Session Handouts:

Morning KeyNote Speaker: Vallerie L. Gleason - Handout

101: The ABC's of Dementia Diagnosis (Robin Heinrichs) - Handout

102: Kids, Teens and Dementia (Jenny Shipman) - Handout

103: Layers of Grief: Insights for Alzheimer's Caregivers (David Frazier) - Handout

201: "Hey, I am trying to tell you something" Frustrating Behaviors (Dianne Powell) - Handout

202: You're Promoted: Caregiver to Care Manager (Robert Miller) - Handout

203: Navigating Veteran Affairs and Benefits (Stephany Schroeder) - Handout

301: Dr. Google: Web-Diagnosis and the Doctor-Patient Relationship (Matthew Pjecha)- Handout

302: Caring About You Not Just for You: Tools and Innovations (Micala Gaylord) - Handout

The Kansas Education Conference on Dementia is the premier dementia conference for families,
friends, and professionals. We invite you to participate in a day of education, information and
support provided by recognized experts. 

2017 Presenting Sponsors:

Thank you to our Presenting Sponsor: ComfortCare Homes - The premier provider of Dementia Care for people
with Alzheimer's or other forms of dementia.

Newton Medical Center is a 103-bed, not-for-profit hospital dedicated to providing health care services to residents
of Harvey and surrounding counties. Our mission is to excel in providing healthcare by understanding and responding
to the individual needs of those we serve.

Gold Sponsors:

  • Intrust Bank
  • Legend Senior Living
  • Life Care Centers of Wichita & Andover
  • Rivercross Hospice



Alzheimer's Association

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