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Alzheimer's Association Greater Dallas presents information and education on the neuroscience of early diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia  – specifically with regard to breakthroughs in biomarkers, imaging, prevention, and the ethical considerations of all. The morning sessions and keynote luncheon are designed to meet the educational needs of neurologists, psychiatrists, internal medicine and family practitioners, and other HCPs (MDs, DOs, NPs, PAs, clinical nurse specialists, etc.) who are involved in the assessment and care of patients with cognitive impairment. The luncheon and afternoon session are open to nonprofessional caregivers and community members seeking education and support.

Presentions include: 
Richard S. Isaacson, MD, Keynote Speaker-Prevention and Treatment

Liana Apostolova, MD, MSc, FAAN, How early can we diagnose?

Anton Porsteinsson, MD, Alzheimer's disease related behaviors and intervention

Emily Rogalski, PhD, Non pharmacological interventions for a-typical forms of Alzheimer's

Tiffany Chow, MD, Compassion and Metta for caregivers

Joyce Edwards, LMSW, Activity, home support and community access for those in middle and late stage Alzheimer's

Claudia Padilla, MD, Living well after diagnosis panel discussion

Event Information

Date:        Saturday, January 20, 2018
Location:   Doubletree Campbell Center
                8250 N. Central Expressway
                Dallas, Texas  75206
Time:        8:00am - 4:00pm

Pre-Registration is required, space limited. (Registration Opening Soon)

Professionals:
Morning Sessions are exclusive to professionals followed by a Keynote luncheon presentation leading into the care and support sessions throughout the afternoon. 

The following registration fees cover the full day of activity for professionals.  (In process)
CME $250.00
CNE $100.00
CEU $  60.00

Non Professionals:
The $35.00 registration for non-professional caregivers and the general public includes the Keynote Luncheon and afternoon care and support sessions related to care planning and support for those in various stages of memory loss/dementia. 

Sponsorship Information

Sponsorship information coming soon.


 

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.