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Healthcare professionals are invited to join us at NYU Winthrop Research & Academic Conference Center in Mineola on March 9th for a morning of Alzheimer's disease and dementia education. Guest speakers will cover the different types of dementia, medications used to treat, behavioral and psychological symptoms of Alzheimer's disease, effects of dementia on caregivers, effective communication techniques and the recent advances in the diagnosis of dementia.   Click here for more information or to register: Detection and Management of Dementia for Primary Care Providers Registration Form.   

About professional training

The Alzheimer's Association is committed to helping professionals improve their knowledge and skills, build stronger teams and deliver better care to people with dementia and their families. Our training and education programs are geared to professionals working in both community-based and residential care settings.

Our programs and meetings have been attended by activity professionals, administrators, nurses, occupational therapists, physical therapists, social workers and staff trainers. Many of our programs offer CEUs.



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.