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Caregiver Seminar - Waco
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Caregiver Seminar - Waco
"Making Your 'Helping' Helpful: Strategies for Improving Care"
Friday, March 2, 2018
Noon to 4:30 p.m.

The Venue
110 Ritchie Road
Waco, TX  76712

Download Seminar Brochure


Alzheimer's disease creates both chemical and structural changes in the brain that impact function and behaviors of persons with the disease. Understanding thses changes can translate into better care and interactions for the person with dementia.  

About the Speaker

The Alzheimer's Association is proud to present Melanie Bunn, RN, MS, GNP, one of the nation's premier lecturers on dementia care. Ms. Bunn has a lifetime of caring for older adults and has held positions such as staff nurse, clinical nurse specialist and gerontological nurse practitioner in retirement homes, nursing and assisted living facilities, hospitals and home care agencies. Ms. Bunn received a B.S. in Nursing from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a M.S. in Family Health Nursing with a Clinical Concentration in Geriatrics from Clemson University. She completed her post-masters experience in the Gerontological Nurse Practitioner Program at Duke University School of Nursing.


Family caregivers attend at no charge but there is a suggested donation of $10. Activity professionals and social workers needing continuing education, $35; other professionals not needing continuing education, $20.
Register on-line
Register by telephone at 800.272.3900
For more information call Christine Schroeder-Morren at 254.751.1612.
Sponsorship opportunities are available.  For more information on being a sponsor of the Caregiver Seminar in Waco, please download a sponsorship form or call Christine Schroeder-Morren at 254.751.1612.

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