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Through Mindshare events, the Alzheimer's Association brings together the most current information, resources and activities about:

  • Research and TrialMatch®
  • Brain health prevention
  • Caregiving strategies
  • Engagement opportunities

In a variety of workshops and educational sessions offered throughout the Greater Dallas 34 county service area, the current Mindshare calendar is as follows:

East Texas Conference
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 10:00am-2:30pm

Keynote Luncheon Presentation:
Alzheimer's Association International Conference Research Update

Mary Ellen Quiceno, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Neurology & Neurotherapeutics
Director, Cognitive & Memory Disorders Clinic
Leader, Education & Information Core of the Alzheimer Disease Center
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas
Approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Additional Workshops

How to Plan for the Unexpected by Kristen J. Ishihara, Attorney at Law
Caregiver Stress: Signs, Symptoms and Relief by Joyce Edwards, LMSW
Panel Discussion including James Sawyer,MD; Stacy Holder, MD; and Cammie Camp, RN
Approved for 3.5 CEU's for Social Workers


Approved for 3.7 CNE's for Nurses.
Texas Women's University, Continuing Nursing Education is providing the option of CNE units by presentation as well as for the full day:

Session(s) Attended
Ishihara = 1 CEU
Quiceno = 1 CEU
Edwards = .35 CEU
Panel = .45 CEU
Resource area = .20 CEU
Entire Day = 3.7 CEU


Event Day Schedule:

9:45 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.   Registration and visit the resource area

10:30 a.m. - 11:20 a.m.  "How to Plan for the Unexpected", Kristen J. Ishihara, Attorney at Law

11:20 a.m. - 11:40 a.m.   Break to visit Resource Area

11:40 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.  “Caregiver Stress: Signs, Symptoms & Relief”, Joyce Edwards, LMSW

12:15 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.  Break and Lunch distribution

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.  Keynote Presentation by Mary Quiceno MD 
1:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.  “Next Steps” Panel for resource overview and Questions & Answer

2:15 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.  Clean up and exit the building


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Alzheimer's Association

Our vision: A world without Alzheimer's disease®.
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.