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Dementia Education Conference - Piedmont Region
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Additional Conference information and registration coming soon. To be notified when registration goes live, sign up here.

Whether you are a healthcare professional, caregiver, person living with Alzheimer’s or related dementia, or a member of the general public, all are invited to our Annual Dementia Education Conference! Come learn more about the impact of Alzheimer’s globally and locally for you and those you support and serve.  Learn or refresh your caregiving practices. Discover new resources. Connect with others.
TICKETS: $20 Family Caregivers/General Public and $60/Professional/CE Hours 

Continuing Education Units (CEUs):
CEUs are available for Social Workers, Adult Care Home Administrators, and Activity Directors. CEUs for Licensed Nursing Home Administrators and those regulated by the Nursing Association have been applied for.
Respite Care:
Limited number of respite benefits are available. Respite benefit offers in-home care on the day of Conference and admission to Conference for the caregiver at NO charge to the family. Qualification and in-home assessment required. For more information view details or contact: Jessica Lanier at 980-498-7726 or

Sponsors of the 2018 Dementia Education Conference have a unique opportunity to impact the success of this educational program while displaying commitment to the local community. At the Alzheimer’s Association, we take pride in offering mutually beneficial sponsorship packages that offer a wide range of rewards for participating companies and organizations. For more information on sponsorship opportunities, view our Sponsorship Opportunities Packet, and contact: Coury O'Donoghue at 980.498.7727 or




8:00 AM Check-In, Visit Exhibitors

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Emerging Research with Heather Snyder (general session)

10:15 AM - 11:15 AM Workshop 1

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Workshop 2

12:30 PM - 1:45 PM Lunch, Visit Exhibitors

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Workshop 3

3:15 PM - 4:00 PM Together We Can (general session)


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.